Register Login Live

Rankings: Chiefs Continue Their Lead Over Pirates

While Absa Premiership log leaders, Mamelodi Sundowns remain unchanged on the standings; Orlando Pirates have dropped a few places below Kaizer Chiefs on the African rankings.

Both Sundowns and Pirates will be in action in the CAF Champions League this weekend, while Chiefs travel away to face SuperSport United in the Absa Premiership tonight. 

Read more: 6 Players Linked With Moves To Pirates 

Bidvest Wits, who are the fourth highest South African club on the ranking system, will also be in league action this evening, eager to fight their way back to the number one spot of the Absa Premiership standings.  

However, their places on the African ranking system on footballdatabase.com tell a different story as we look at the rankings amongst the rest of Africa.  

Sundowns are currently in 12th place and have been for several months, however, they could move one spot higher by the end of this weekend.

Pirates have dropped down to 20th position on the ranking system, despite partaking in the CAF Champions League, although this could change should they get a win this weekend.

Chiefs are at 18th place following two consecutive wins in the Absa Premiership.

Wits have also dropped down a few positions and are now at number 31 on the ranking system.

Here are the top 10 clubs in Africa:

1. Al Ahly

2. Esperance de Tunis

3. TP Mazembe

4. Al-Merreikh

5. Vita Club

6. Etoile du Sahel

7. Al Hilal Omdurman

8. Wydad Casablanca

9. El Zamalek

10. Club Sportif Sfaxien 

Watch: SLTV: 'Chiefs And SuperSport Can Still Compete For The League' 

nextarticle

Footballers And Their Pets

16 comments

Top 5

Man Utd Transfer Plans: 9 Players Who Could Leave

Mar 22, 2019 08:04 PM in English Premier League

Walusimbi Slams Chiefs: “I Just Wanted To Be Free”

32 Mar 22, 2019 10:00 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

10 Nominees For New Stadium Of The Year Revealed

2 Mar 22, 2019 07:24 PM in World News

10 Nominees For New Stadium Of The Year Revealed

2 Mar 22, 2019 07:24 PM in World News

‘There Are 3 Geniuses In Football, CR7 Not One Of Them’

157 Mar 20, 2019 09:08 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Tau & Ex-Chiefs Striker Among Top Goalscorers In AFCON Qualification

19 Mar 25, 2019 09:32 AM in African Football

Man Utd Transfer Plans: 9 Players Who Could Leave

Mar 22, 2019 08:04 PM in English Premier League

Kaizer Chiefs’ 2018/19 Injury Curse…

5 Mar 22, 2019 03:24 PM in PSL

The Highest-Paid Players In Football Right Now

4 Feb 22, 2019 07:19 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

5 Players Sundowns Paid Big Money For, But Have They Contributed?

9 Mar 23, 2019 01:03 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

9 Richest Footballers In The World, Past & Present

23 Jan 29, 2019 07:17 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Made To Eat Humble Pie, Should Bucs Consider Musonda Decision?

12 Mar 23, 2019 10:59 AM in Orlando Pirates