Kenya giants Gor Mahia lose top spot after defeat in Algeria

The Kenyans now drop to second in the group with six points from four games
Players of Kenya's Gor Mahia poses before a CAF Confereration cup game - AFP
Players of Kenya’s Gor Mahia poses before the CAF Confereration cup match against Egypt’s Zamalek at Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya, on Februrary 3, 2019. – Kenya’s Gor Mahia won by 4-2 against Egypt’s Zamalek. (Photo by Yasuyoshi CHIBA / AFP)

Kenyan champions Gor Mahia lost 1-0 to Algeria’s NA Hussein Dey in a CAF Confederation Cup Group D clash played in Algiers on Sunday night.

Gor arrived in Algeria sitting top of the group and only needed to avoid defeat to stay top but where undone by a ninth minute Abderrahmane Yousfi strike.

The Kenyans now drop to second in the group with six points from four games, with NA Hussein Dey leading with seven.

In the group’s other game, Egyptian giants Zamalek beat Angola’s Petro Atletico by a solitary goal to move to third on five points while the Angolans remain bottom with four.

Other results in the CAF Confederation Cup,

Group A

AS Otoho 1 – 0 Hassania Agadir

RSB Berkane 0 – 0 Raja Casablanca

Group B

Enugu Rangers 0 – 2 Etoile du Sahel

Salitas 0 – 0 CS Sfaxien

Group C

Al Hilal Omdurman 3 – 1 Zesco United

Asante Kotoko SC 3 – 0 Nkana FC

Group D

Petro Atletico 0 – 1 El Zamalek

NA Hussein Dey 1 – 0 Gor Mahia


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