Enyimba of Aba kick started their first match of the group stage of the Confederation Cup in Group A with a 2:1 over Al Ahly Benghazi of Libya while the other match in the group between Entente Setif of Algeria and Orlando Pirates of South Africa ended in a goaless draw.

In Group B, Renaissance Berkane of Morocco beat Napsa Stars of Zambia 2-0 and JS Kabylie of Algeria pipped Coton Sport from Cameroon 1-0

In Group C,it was CS Sfaxien (Tunisia) 1-0 Salitas (Burkina Faso),Etoile du Sahel (Tunisia) 2-0 ASC Jaraaf (Senegal)

Group D matches end with Raja Casablanca of Morocco defeating Namungo of Tanzania 1:0 while Pyramids of (Egypt) walloped Nkana of Zambia 3-0