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Rabat to host CAF Super Cup on the eve of Remo Stars continental debut



 Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium

 Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium which is the venue for Remo Stars’ continental debut with AS FAR of Morocco on Sunday has been designated as the venue for the CAF Super Cup which will hold on Saturday.

The Super Cup encounter between  two Moroccan clubs, Wydad Athletic Club -winners of last seasons CAF Champions League and RS Berkane – CAF Confederation Cup holders will kick off at 8pm local time which is the same time in Nigeria.

This is Wydad’s fourth final, they go level with Raja Casablanca for the most Super Cup Final appearances for a Moroccan team.

No country has had more different clubs reaching the Super Cup final than Morocco (six) in addition to Wydad Casablanca, Raja Casablanca, RS Berkane and Maghreb FEZ, they have also had FAR Rabat and FUS Rabat ending as runners up.

Kunle Solaja is the author of landmark books on sports and journalism as well as being a multiple award-winning journalist and editor of long standing. He is easily Nigeria’s foremost soccer diarist and Africa's most capped FIFA World Cup journalist, having attended all FIFA World Cup finals from Italia ’90 to Qatar 2022. He was honoured at the Qatar 2022 World Cup by FIFA and AIPS.

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