1977 African Cup of Champions Clubs

The African Cup of Champions Clubs 1977 was the 13th edition of the annual international club football competition held in the CAF region (Africa), the African Cup of Champions Clubs. It determined that year's club champion of association football in Africa.

The tournament was played by 29 teams and used a knock-out format with ties played home and away. Hafia FC from Guinea won that final, and became CAF club champion for the third time.

1977 African Cup of Champions Clubs
Tournament details
DatesApril - 18 December 1977
Teams29 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
ChampionsGuinea Hafia FC (3rd title)
Runners-upGhana Hearts of Oak
Tournament statistics
Matches played52
Goals scored156 (3 per match)

First round

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
ASC Diaraf Senegal 5-0 Mauritania ASC Garde Nationale 3-0 2-0
SC Gagnoa Ivory Coast w/o Central African Republic AS Tempête Mocaf 1
Gor Mahia Kenya 3-3
(5-3 pen)
Malawi Yamaha Wanderers 1-2 2-1
Horseed FC Somalia 1-4 Egypt Al Ahly SC 1-1 0-3
Kampala City Council FC Uganda 4-0 Ethiopia Mechal Army 1-0 3-0
Mufulira Wanderers Zambia 3-3 Lesotho Maseru United FC 1-1 2-2
Olympic Niamey Niger 4-6 Libya Al-Madina 2-4 2-2
Saint Joseph Warriors FC Liberia 2-5 Ghana Hearts of Oak 1-3 1-2
Simba SC Tanzania w/o Eswatini Mbabane Highlanders 1
TP Mazembe Zaire 1-4 Togo Lomé I 1-1 0-3
UD Internacional Guinea-Bissau 0-6 Mali Djoliba AC 0-1 0-5
Union Douala Cameroon 3-0 Republic of Upper Volta Silures 2-0 1-0
Vantour Club Mangoungou Gabon 4-8 Republic of the Congo Diables Noirs 2-4 2-4

1 Mbabane Highlanders and AS Tempête Mocaf withdrew.

Second round

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Al Ahly SC Egypt 7-3 Libya Al-Madina 7-2 0-1
Diables Noirs Republic of the Congo 1-2 Guinea Hafia FC 0-1 1-1
ASC Diaraf Senegal 2-3 Ghana Hearts of Oak 1-1 1-2
SC Gagnoa Ivory Coast 2-4 Mali Djoliba AC 1-3 1-1
Gor Mahia Kenya 4-5 Zambia Mufulira Wanderers 2-1 2-4
Kampala City Council FC Uganda 3-4 Algeria MC Algiers 1-1 2-3
Union Douala Cameroon 2-2
(3-4 pen)
Togo Lomé I 1-1 1-1
Kwara Water Corporation FC Nigeria 1-0 Tanzania Simba SC 0-0 1-0

Quarter-Finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Al Ahly SC Egypt 1-3 Ghana Hearts of Oak 1-0 0-3
Djoliba AC Mali 2-11 Togo Lomé I 2-0 0-1
MC Algiers Algeria 2-3 Zambia Mufulira Wanderers 2-1 0-2
Kwara Water Corporation FC Nigeria 4-5 Guinea Hafia FC 4-2 0-3

1 Djoliba AC were disqualified as Mali were suspended by CAF after police and security forces assaulted officials during an African Cup of Nations qualifying match in Bamako against Ivory Coast on 19 June.

Semi-Finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Lomé I Togo 2-3 Guinea Hafia FC 2-1 0-2
Mufulira Wanderers Zambia 5-5 (a) Ghana Hearts of Oak 5-2 0-3

Final

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Hearts of Oak Ghana 2-4 Guinea Hafia FC 0-1 2-3

Champion

African Cup of Champions Clubs
1977 Winners
Guinea
Hafia FC
Third Title

External links

1975–76 Algerian Championnat National

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ASC Diaraf in African football

ASC Diaraf (or Djaraf, partly known as Jaraaf, mostly used in the Gambia), a Senegalese professional association football club, has gained entry to Confederation of African Football (CAF) competitions on several occasions. They have represented Senegal in the Champions League on thirteen occasions, the Confederation Cup on Four separate occasions, the now-defunct Cup Winners' Cup three separate occasions, and the now-defunct CAF Cup one occasion.

Diaraf has appeared 21 times in continental competitions, the most of any Senegalese clubs.

AS Tempête Mocaf

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Djoliba AC

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Luc Agbala

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Maseru Brothers FC

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The team currently plays in Lesotho Second Division.

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