Soccer fans are optimistic Caps United will book a place in the quarter-finals of the CAF Champions League this Sunday when they take on Algeria’s USM Alger.
With the last round of matches to be played this Sunday, fans are optimistic composure by the Zimbabwe’s champions, Caps United will ensure qualification into the quarter-finals of the prestigious tournament.
Mathematically, Makepekepe can make it if they record a win against USM Alger, a team they beat 2-1 at the National Sports Stadium.
Soccer fans are pinning their hopes on the Green Machine whose current form has seen them eliminating power houses like DRC’s TP Mazembe.
The fans concede it will not be an easy task despite the fact that Caps United edged USM Alger in the first encounter.
Caps United leave for Algeria this Thursday (today).
The Green Machine are sitting third on the log having amassed six points , two behind joint leaders USM Alger and Al Ahli Tripoli.
With a high tempo match expected in Algeria, the Caps United technical team is expected to rope in the experienced shot stopper Edmore Sibanda who missed the Zamalek tie with the third goal keeper Prosper Chigumba manning the goal area.
Caps United man of the moment Abbas Amidu is expected to keep the USM Alger defence on their toes if Makepekepe is to progress to the next level.