Kwara United were tonight dumped out of this year’s CAF Confederation Cup by holders RS Berkane on the away goals’ rule.
Last week, the NPFL club won the first leg 3-1 in Lagos only to fall 2-0 in Morocco tonight.
The Moroccans opened scoring in the 16th minute, before a clanger by goalkeeper Adewale Adeyinka gifted them a second and decisive goal in the 55th minute.
Rivers United are now the only Nigerian club still left in the CAF Champions League after Plateau United also crashed out on the away goals’ rule to Esperance in Tunisia earlier today.
NPFL champions Rivers United will try to defend their slender 2-1 home win over defending champions Wydad Casablanca tomorrow.
Jos club Plateau United will now try to qualify for the group stage of the Confederation Cup.