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After a riot sparked by a contested penalty and a flurry of red cards left 19 police officers hospitalised, Etoile Sahel said Sunday they were ready to go to court over their 3-2 defeat by bitter rivals Esperance.
Walid Azarou hit a hat-trick to help overturn a first-leg deficit and lead Al Ahly back to the CAF Champions League final.
Al Ahly of Egypt can draw comfort from history as they face a win-or-bust CAF Champions League semi-final return match at home to Etoile Sahel of Tunisia this weekend.
Etoile Sahel edged Egyptian visitors Al Ahly 2-1 in a CAF Champions League semi-final first leg thriller on Sunday to succeed where fellow Tunisians Esperance failed.
Two goals from Amr Marei helped Etoile Sahel set up a last-four meeting against Al Ahly.
Hameur Bouazza struck a late winner for Etoile du Sahel in a 2-1 victory at Al Merreikh, while Zamalek were held at Al Ahli Tripoli.
The coach of Tunisian club Etoile du Sahel, Faouzi Benzarti, has been suspended for two years after violent clashes during a game against rivals Esperance Tunis, the Tunisian Football Federation announced on Friday.
Etoile Sahel on Wednesday dedicated their CAF Confederation Cup triumph to the 12 presidential guards killed in a suicide bomb attack in Tunis last month.