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CAF Champions League: Rivers United arrives in Morocco for Wydad clash

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Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Rivers United have arrived in Morocco ahead of their CAF Champions League first round second leg clash against Wydad Athletic Club.

A 35-man contingent consisting of players and officials of the club arrived at the Mohamed V International Airport late Thursday night after a brief stopover in Cotonou, Benin Republic.

Rivers United head into the game with a 2-1 advantage from the first leg.

Sunday’s encounter will hold at the 67,000-capacity Mohammed V Stadium, Casablanca.

The game will kick-off at 7 pm Nigeria time.

Nigeria’s other representative in the competition, Plateau United will be up against Esperance of Tunisia on Saturday.

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