Ahead of the 2019 CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup, Nigeria’s representatives, Lobi Stars of Makurdi and Enugu Rangers will know their opponent on Saturday as CAF conducts the preliminary draw.
Lobi Stars were declared champions of last season after the league was halted after match day 24. The Makurdi side was on top of the league as at the time.
Rangers on its part, qualified to represent Nigeria after they emerged Aiteo Cup champions after they edged Kano Pillars in the final via penalty shootout.
Among the two representatives, only the Flying Antelopes have won a silverware for the country in the continent. They clinched the CAF cup in 1977.
The draw is scheduled to come up in Rabat Morocco.