2001 CAF Champions League group stage

The group stage of the 2001 CAF Champions League was played from 11 August to 21 October 2001. A total of eight teams competed in the group stage and for the first time, the group winners and runners-up advance to the Knockout stage playing semifinal rounds before the final.[1]

Format edit

In the group stage, each group was played on a home-and-away round-robin basis. The winners and the runners-up of each group advanced to the Knockout stage.

Groups edit

Key to colours in group tables
Group winners and runners-up advance to the Knockout stage

Group A edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   ES Tunis 6 2 3 1 8 7 +1 7 Advance to knockout stage
2   Mamelodi Sundowns 6 2 3 1 2 2 0 7
3   Julius Berger 6 2 1 3 6 6 0 5
4   TP Mazembe 6 2 1 3 5 6 −1 5


Julius Berger  1–1  ES Tunis


Julius Berger  1–0  TP Mazembe

Group B edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Petro Atlético 6 4 0 2 10 8 +2 8 Advance to knockout stage
2   Al Ahly 6 4 0 2 9 7 +2 8
3   ASEC Mimosas 6 3 1 2 12 5 +7 7
4   CR Belouizdad 6 0 1 5 2 13 −11 1





References edit

  1. ^ "CAF Champions League 2001 - Group stage". Goalzz. 2001.

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