Winner (1-0) of the Malian Stadium of Bamako, this Sunday afternoon, at Stade FHB, as part of the final 16esde return of the Champions League, after having won it on the same mark on the go, in Bamako, the ASEC Mimosas has obtained its qualification for the phase of Hens.
Happy Reunion could we say to the ASEC Mimosas who composted his ticket for the group stage of the competition Queen of African Clubs, 3 years after reaching this stage in 2016 when the club had finished 4ede the hen a behind the WAC Casablanca , ZESCO United and Al Ahly of Egypt.
The double victory synonymous with qualification for the Mimosas which first imposed (0-1) on the go, at the foot of Mount Koulouba, thanks to a realization of Toure Amed, then still carrying it on the same mark, this afternoon, at the Felicia, in front of Relatively numerous shareholders in the bleachers, following a goal of Tam Abdul Fessal (39 ‘), was welcomed as a true end of year gift by the leaders and supporters of the Champions of Côte d’ivoire.
Realism and defensive efficiency
On all the two meetings, the ASEC Mimosas was able to demonstrate realism and defensive efficiency by marking, every time, the necessary goal and by succeeding in preserving this acquis. “In football, you have to be able to score a goal more than the opponent to win and that’s what we have been able to cope with the Malian stadium,” says all happy AMANI Yao, Coach Mimosas at the end of the meeting.
The Mimosas have earned their qualification because they managed to intelligently manage this round back. A draw was enough for their happiness. While trying to score to get away from a bad surprise, they played without haste by looking patiently for flaws in the opposing defensive device. They were rewarded for the victorious goal of Tam Abdul Fessal.
Despite the push of the whites of Bamako, in the second period to try to return to the score, then score this goal that would have enabled them to realize the feat of winning at Felicia and become the first team of Mali to access the pool phase of the Champions League of The CAF, the Mimosas will hold on to their way and break their dream.