FC Platinum departs for Tunisia

By ZBC Reporter
Zimbabwe’s representatives in the African Champions League, FC Platinum have left the country for their last group stage encounter against Tunisian giants, Etoile du Sahel.
Zimbabwean champions, FC Platinum wind up what has been a tough CAF Champions league campaign with an away tie to Tunisian giants Etoile du Sahel this weekend.
FC Platinum’s fate has already been sealed after a poor campaign in which they have a point from five matches.
The club’s media officer, Chido Chizondo confirmed the team’s departure in a telephone interview this Wednesday.
While the tie is a dead rubber for FC Platinum, it has huge significance for the Tunisian giants who are chasing a ticket to advance to the knock out stage of the lucrative continental competition.
Egyptian giants, Al Ahly top the group with ten points, while Etoile du Sahel and Sudan’s Al Hilal are tied on nine points.