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Tunisian police deployed more than 6,000 officers as well as drones and canine units for a hotly anticipated CAF Champions League final on Friday after a controversial first leg.
Al Ahly of Egypt take a 3-1 lead over Esperance of Tunisia to the CAF Champions League final second leg Friday against a backdrop of a tarnished African club football image.
Al Ahly of Egypt and Tunisian side ES Tunis will go head-to-head in the CAF Champions League final.
Primeiro Agosto take a 1-0 lead into the second leg of a CAF Champions League semi-final against Esperance in Tunisia Tuesday hoping to become the first Angolan finalists.
CAF Champions League giants Al Ahly have one foot in the final after beating ES Setif 2-0, while CD Primeiro de Agosto overcame ES Tunis.
Last season's beaten CAF Champions League finalists Al Ahly are through to the semi-finals of the 2018 tournament after a defeat of Horoya.
Neither of last season's CAF Champions League finalists were able to earn first-leg leads in Friday's pair of quarter-final matches.
Seeded South African side Mamelodi Sundowns are in elimination of being eliminated from the CAF Champions League before the quarter-finals.
Both of the finalists of the 2017 CAF Champions League, Al Ahly and Wydad Casablanca have qualified from the group stage.
African club giants Al Ahly of Egypt suffered a shock 2-0 defeat away to Kampala Capital City Authority of Uganda on Tuesday in the CAF Champions League group phase.