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Have Sundowns, Chiefs And Pirates Improved In Their African Rankings?

The domestic campaign resumed action this weekend, with only Mamelodi Sundowns securing a win out of the big three.

Sundowns secured a 2-1 win over Kaizer Chiefs on Saturday, while Orlando Pirates played to a thrilling 2-2 draw against Highlands Park in the Absa Premiership. 

Read more: Pitso: Why Can't I Run? 

The league will resume midweek, however, Sundowns had their Absa Premiership fixture postponed as their travel to Nigeria this week to face Lobi Stars on Friday, in their first Group A encounter of the CAF Champions League.

However, after all the action, which took place in the current 2018/19 season so far, Sundowns are still the highest ranked South African club on the African ranking system on footballdatabase.com. The Brazilians are currently ranked at 13th place in Africa, Chiefs at 18th place, Pirates at 20th and Bidvest Wits at 22nd. 

Here are the top 10 African clubs according to the ranking system on footballdatabase.com:

1. Al Ahly

2. TP Mazembe

3. Esperance de Tunis

4. Vita Club

5. Al-Merreikh

6. Al Hilal Omdurman

7. Etoile du Sahel

8. Club Sportif Sfaxien

9. Wydad Athletic Club Casablanca

10. El Zamalek

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