Al Ahly advance to Champions League final after win over Wydad Casablanca
Al Ahly are on course to win their ninth Caf Champions league title after beating Wydad Casablanca 3-1 in Cairo on Friday. Ahly secured their ticket with a 5-1 aggregate victory having won the first leg in Morocco 2-0 last Saturday. The Egyptians grabbed the lead just after seven minutes after a Marwan Mohsen efforts which was only validated after a lengthy VAR check. Hussein El-Shahat then doubled the lead in the 26th minute before Wydad defender Yasser Ibrahim scored an own goal. The tie between Zamalek and Raja was moved to November after a string of virus infections in the Raja camp.