With a round of matches remaining, it's all to play for with several teams with good chances of securing quarterfinal tickets.
In Pool A, the Egyptian pair of Pyramids FC and Al Masry have secured their passage to the last eight with mixed results. Al Masry beat Mauritania's Noudhibou 1-0 while Pyramids were stunned 1-0 by visiting Enugu Rangers. Pyramids are safe with 11 points while Al Masry has nine points.
In Pool B, Guinea's Horoya and Libya's Al Nasr Benghazi are through to the last eight after their crucial victories. Horoya beat bottom side Bidvest Wits 2-1 to move to 11 points while Al Nasr beat Djoliba 1-0 in Bamako to move three points clear of the West Africans.
In Pool C, RS Berkane is the only team to have ensured their progress to the elimination stage after a 5-1 win at Benin's ESAE. Zanaco beat Motema Pembe 2-1 to enhance their chances of securing the remaining ticket. The Zambians have nine points, two ahead of Motema.
In Pool D, Morroco's Hassania Agadir has secured the first ticket to quarters while the remaining one will be a tussle between Nigeria's Enyimba and Algeria's Paradou AC.
The last round of matches will be played on Sunday, February 2.