UNAF Club Cup

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UNAF Club Cup
UNAF Club Cup (logo).png
Founded 2015
Region North Africa (UNAF)
Number of teams 5
Current champions Morocco Raja Casablanca (1st title)
Most successful club(s) Morocco Raja Casablanca (1 title)
Website official site
2015 UNAF Club Cup

The UNAF Club Cup (Arabic: كأس إتحاد شمال إفريقيا للأندية‎) is a tournament designed by the Union of North African Football (UNAF) that puts together the top three best finishers of the domestic leagues and the two finalists of the domestic cups around North Africa. The tournament has representatives from Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia.

History[edit]

The idea of creating this competition was proposed by the UNAF in 2011 by merging both the North African Cup of Champions and the North African Cup Winners Cup in a single competition.[1] The tournament planned to start in September 2011, however it was postponed because financial problem of the principal sponsor of the competition, Nessma TV.[2] In 2015 the competition taked part for the first time.[3]

Format[edit]

The competition played in a round-robin tournament determined the final standings.

Finals[edit]

Year Winner Score Runner-up Venue Attendance
2015
Details
Raja Casablanca
Morocco
n/a Ismaily SC
Egypt
Stade Mohamed V, Casablanca

^n/a A round-robin tournament determined the final standings.

Records and statistics[edit]

Winning clubs[edit]

Num Club Winners Runners-up Years won Years runners-up
1 Morocco Raja Casablanca 1 0 2015
2 Egypt Ismaily SC 0 1 2015

Winners by country[edit]

Num Nation Winners Runners-up
1 Morocco Morocco 1 0
2 Egypt Egypt 0 1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UNAF Nessma Cup a new-look format". unaf. 2011-08-15. 
  2. ^ "Annulation de la coupe Nessma UNAF". Raja AC official fun website. 2011-11-21. 
  3. ^ "La Cuope de l’UNAF Relancée". Foot Algerien. 2015-06-17. 

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