1987 African Cup of Champions Clubs

The 1987 African Cup of Champions Clubs was the 23rd edition of the annual international club football competition held in the CAF region (Africa), the African Cup of Champions Clubs. It determined that year's club champion of association football in Africa.

1987 African Cup of Champions Clubs
Tournament details
Teams39 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
ChampionsEgypt Al Ahly (2nd title)
Runners-upSudan Al-Hilal
Tournament statistics
Matches played65
Goals scored145 (2.23 per match)
1986
1988

The tournament was played by 39 teams and was used a playoff scheme with home and away matches. Al Ahly SC from Egypt won that final, and became for the second time CAF club champion.

Preliminary roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
BTM Antananarivo   2–3   Maji Maji FC 1–1 1–2
Juvenil Reyes   w/o1   Sporting Moura
Matlama FC   3–0   Gaborone United 1–0 2–0
Mogadishu Municipality   1–2   Panthères Noires 1–0 0–2
Petro Atlético   4–1   Maxaquene 3–1 1–0
Sporting de Bissau   w/o1   Old Edwards
Cadets Club   4–4 (a)   Mbabane Highlanders 3–2 1–2

1 Sporting Moura and Old Edwardians F.C. both withdrew.

First roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
AFC Leopards   2–0   Maji Maji FC 1–0 1–0
Africa Sports   3–1   ASFOSA Lomé 2–1 1–0
Al Ahly   5–1   Panthères Noires 4–0 1–1
Al-Hilal   3–0   AS Inter Star 2–0 1–0
Asante Kotoko   w/o1   Sporting de Bissau
Dynamos FC   8–2   Mbabane Highlanders 6–1 2–1
Étoile du Sahel   w/o1   Al-Ittihad Tripoli
FC Lupopo   1–0   FC 105 Libreville 1–0 0–0
ASC Jeanne d'Arc   2–3   EP Sétif 2–1 0–2
Mighty Barolle   2–1   Horoya AC 2–1 0–0
SC Villa   5–0   Matlama FC 4–0 1–0
Nkana Red Devils   2–1   Petro Atlético 1–1 1–0
Real Bamako   0–4   Leventis United 0–0 0–4
Requins de l'Atlantique   0–7   Canon Yaoundé 0–0 0–7
Wydad Casablanca   3–1   ASC Police 3–1 w/o2
Zamalek   w/o1   Juvenil Reyes

1 Sporting de Bissau, Al-Ittihad and Juvenil Reyes all withdrew.
2 ASC Police were disqualified after 1st leg because its federation didn't pay the first round entry fee.

Second roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Africa Sports   3–2   Mighty Barolle 2–1 1–1
Al Ahly   7–2   AFC Leopards 6–0 1–2
Dynamos FC   4–2   FC Lupopo 3–1 1–1
EP Sétif   1–2   Canon Yaoundé 0–0 1–2
Étoile du Sahel   2–2 (a)   Leventis United 2–1 0–1
SC Villa   2–2 (a)   Al-Hilal 2–1 0–1
Nkana Red Devils   1–2   Zamalek 1–0 0–2
Wydad Casablanca   1–3   Asante Kotoko 1–1 0–2

Quarter-FinalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Africa Sports   2–2 (2–4 p)   Al Ahly 2–0 0–2
Al-Hilal   2–1   Leventis United 2–1 0–0
Canon Yaoundé   3–2   Dynamos FC 2–1 1–1
Zamalek   3–5   Asante Kotoko 2–0 1–5

Semi-FinalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Al Ahly   2–1   Asante Kotoko 2–0 0–1
Al-Hilal   1–1 (4–1 p)   Canon Yaoundé 1–0 0–1

FinalEdit

Al-Hilal  0–0  Al Ahly
Al Ahly  2–0  Al-Hilal

ChampionEdit

1987 African Cup of Champions Clubs winners
 
Al Ahly
Second title

Top scorersEdit

The top scorers from the 1987 African Cup of Champions Clubs are as follows:

Rank Name Team Goals
1   Mahmoud El Khatib   Al Ahly 5
2   Ayman Shawky   Al Ahly 3
  Ayman Younes   Zamalek 3
  Sarfo Gyamfi   Asante Kotoko 3
5   Luizinho   Petro Atlético 2
  Moustafa Abdou   Al Ahly 2
  Alaa Mayhoub   Al Ahly 2
  Prince Polley   Asante Kotoko 2

ReferencesEdit