Zambian envoys in the CAF Confederation Cup group stage Napsa Stars and Nkana are off to North Africa for their respective first leg ties in Africa’s second tier competition.
Napsa Stars will be away to RS Berkane of Morocco while Nkana play Pyramids of Egypt.
Both sides will be in action on Wednesday before the next round on March 17, 2021 when Nkana host Raja Casablanca while Napsa Stars will be at home to JS Kabylie.
Napsa Stars is in Group B alongside RS Berkane, JS Kabylie (Algeria) and Coton Sport (Cameroon).
Nkana are in Group D with Pyramids FC (Egypt), Raja Casablanca (Morocco) and Namungo (Tanzania).
The two flag carriers negotiated a rigorous qualification process to maintain Zambian representation in continental competitions.