(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Rabat – Moroccan football team Difaa Hassani El Jadidi defeated on Saturday Guinea-Bissau's Benfica football team with a 10-0 victory. Saturday's win has enabled the team to achieve the biggest single-leg victory in the 54-year history of the CAF Champions League.
The squad's key winger, Hamid Ahaddad netted five goals for his team in the preliminary round first leg rout, to become the top scorer in the history of the tournament.
Tanzanian Simon Msuva scored a hat-trick during the game, while the Mauritanian Bakery N'Diaye has also scored a goal for Difaa Hassani El Jadidi. Morocco's Bilal El Magri has managed also to leave his mark during the game through scoring a solo.
The 2018 CAF Champions League, commonly referred to as the 2018 Total CAF Champions League, is the 53rd edition of the competition and the 22nd edition under the current CAF Champions League format.
The tournament, which is taking place from February 10 to November 11, is gathering together 54 teams from 47 associations.