Lagos - Glo Nigerian Premier League (NPL) pair of Warri Wolves
and Bayelsa United both drew bye in the CAF Confederation Cup draw held on Monday
in Marrakech, Morocco.
Both teams will not be in action in the preliminary round of
the competition but will join in the round of 16.
Wolves will play the winner between US Douala of Cameroon
and Aslad de Moundou of Chad, while Bayelsa United will lock horns with the
winner of the tie between Congo’s Konzo and Cameroun.
A total of Forty-two (42) clubs will be involved in the
preliminary round that will hold on February 7th 8th or 9th, and 14th 15th or
16th of same month.
All the teams that drew bye include ASEC Mimosas (Cote
d’Ivoire), Ismaily (Egypt), Wadi Degla (Egypt), Djoliba (Mali), MAS (Morocco),
Bayelsa United (Nigeria), Warri Wolves (Nigeria), El Ahly Shandy (Sudan),
Etoile du Sahel (Tunisia) Club Athletic Bizertin (Tunisia) and Zesco United