CAF CL: Esperance joins Gor on winning ways amid uncertainty on return leg date
Gor Mahia's CAF CL rivals, Esperance, recorded a 3-0 victory over Stade Tunisian in the Tunisia top-tier league match played this Sunday 11th March in Stade Rades.
A first-half brace from Cameroonian midfielder Franck Kom set the host on course before Haythem Jouini sealed the tie in the 68th minute.
Coach Khalid Ben Yahia effected a partial rotation to the team with four new players included in the starting team.
The win saw log leaders hit the 50 point milestone after 21 games.
The Tunisian champions face off against their Kenyan counterpart this weekend in a crucial return leg tie.
Meanwhile, confusion hangs over the exact date of the return leg tie slated for this weekend in Tunisia. The Tunisian side, through their federation, has reportedly written to Gor Mahia to confirm a second rescheduling of the tie from Saturday 17th (as per on the CAF portal) to Sunday 18th March.
K'Ogalo is due to depart for Tunis on Wednesday.