Mamelodi Sundowns are expected to arrive back in South Africa on Tuesday, following the cancellation of their flight back home.
Sundowns drew1-1 with AC Leopards in Dolisie on Saturday to advance to the second round of the CAF Champions League with a 3-1 aggregate victory.
Pitso Mosimane and the team had been initially scheduled to fly back to the country on Monday. But the scheduled Monday flight was cancelled, according to Sundowns General Manager, Yogesh Singh.
“Mamelodi Sundowns to now return only on Tuesday evening....Presidential Elections in Congo today and SAA flight for Monday was cancelled,” Singh stated on his official Facebook page.
Sundowns are set to play AS Vita Club from the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the second round of the continental competition.