CAF Clubs of the 20th Century
The ranking was calculated by the exclusively on the basis of performance by African teams throughout their participation in CAF club competitions (from the quarter-finals to final) from 1964 to 2000. Clubs' performance from the Group Stage of the Champions League, international competition run by CAF since 1997, have been included. Regional competitions organized by football associations members to the organization has not been considered. Clubs' performance on the first edition of the FIFA Club World Cup, held in Brazil in January 2000, has been included in the ranking.
CAF's classification of African clubs is made on the following basis:
|Competition||5 Points||4 Points||3 Points||2 Points||1 Point|
|CAF Champions League
|Champion||Runner up||Semifinalist||3rd in Group Stage||4th in Group Stage|
|African Cup of Champions Clubs
|African Cup Winners' Cup
|CAF Super Cup
|FIFA Club World Cup
Top Ten Africa's clubs of the 20th Century:
|ASEC Mimosas||Ivory Coast||27|
|8||Hearts of Oak||Ghana||26|
|9||Africa Sports||Ivory Coast||25|
|11||Englebert||Democratic Republic of the Congo||19|
Nationality is indicated by the corresponding FIFA country code(s).
- "CAF African Clubs Ranking". RSSSF.com. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- CAF Ranking of African Clubs on RSSSF.com