Where Are Chiefs, Sundowns, Pirates Ranked In Africa?
Where Are Kaizer Chiefs And Mamelodi Sundowns Ranked In Africa?
With the domestic campaign set to get back underway, Soccer Laduma takes a look at where the likes of Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns are ranked in Africa.
The quarterfinals of the domestic cup will take place this weekend, with Sundowns, Chiefs, Free State Stars, Cape Town City, Baroka FC, Ubuntu FC and Bloemfontein Celtic all set to be underway with action following the FIFA break.
After this weekend, the Absa Premiership will then take place thereafter, where the likes of Sundowns and Pirates will get back to their challenge for their Absa Premiership league title.
However, with the final leg of the season underway, Soccer Laduma takes a look at where on the African rankings are the likes of Sundowns and Chiefs ranked.
Here are the top 10 African clubs according to the ranking system on footballdatabase.com:
1. Al Ahly
2. Esperance de Tunis
3. TP Mazembe
4. Etoile du Sahel
6. Vita Club
7. Al Hilal Omdurman
8. Mamelodi Sundowns FC
9. Wydad Casablanca
10. CS Sfaxien
As things stand, Sundowns are the only South African side ranked in the top 10 African clubs, while Chiefs are at 17th place, Bidvest Wits are at 26th placed and Orlando Pirates at 34th place. This according to the ranking system on Footballdatabase.com.