Absa Premiership

Chiefs 4th in African table

2015-10-08 10:29
Kaizer Motaung and Bobby Motaung (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs have moved up to fourth in FootballDatabase's African rankings, while surprisingly their Soweto rivals, Orlando Pirates, don't even crack the top 20.

The form table is decided by allocating points based on the respective clubs' performances, with Amakhosi finding themselves fourth in the standings, behind the top two of TP Mazembe and AS Vita Club, both from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Pirates, meanwhile, are down in 24th, despite their run to this year's CAF Confederations Cup final, where they will face Etoile du Sahel, who sit 10th in the rankings.

Meanwhile, Mamelodi Sundowns are just outside the top 10, sitting in 12th, with Bidvest Wits in 30th while Bloemfontein Celtic are 42nd.

FootballDatabase Top 10

1. TP Mazembe (DR Congo) - 1623 points

2. AS Vita Club (DR Congo) - 1582

3. Al-Merreikh (Sudan) - 1580

4. Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa) - 1565

5. Esperance (Tunisia) - 1562

6. Coton Sport (Cameroon) - 1552

7. Al-Hilal (Sudan) - 1551

8. Zamalek (Egypt) - 1542

9. Al-Ahly (Egypt) - 1540

10. Etoile du Sahel (Tunisia) - 1530

For the FULL LIST of FootballDatabase's African rankings click HERE.

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