Zambia’s Zesco United and Nkana Football Club will face each other in the Group Stage of the CAF Confederation Cup following a draw conducted on Monday in Cairo.
Both sides have been drawn in Group C alongside Sudanese side Al Hilal and Asante Kotoko of Ghana.
Holders Raja Club Athletic was drawn in the same group with fellows RS Berkane and Hassania Agadir in Group A with only Congo Brazzaville side Otoho d’ Oyo the only outsider.
The Champions will face fellow country men of Hassania Agadir and RS Berkane.
The outcome serves a replica of the 2012 edition of the second-tier continental club championship when three Sudanese team; Al Merreikh, Al Hilal and Ahly Shendi were in the same group. The other team was Interclube of Angola.
Group B has two Tunisian giants in Etoile du Sahel and CS Sfaxien with Enugu Rangers and Salitas competing the group.
Group D has Zamalek, Go Mahia, Hussein Dey and Petro Atletico.
Nkana made a return to the Group Stage of the CAF Confederation Cup for the first time since 2014.
They qualified after defeating Ivory Coast side San Pedro 3-0 on aggregate after having drawn 0-0 in Abidjan on Sunday.
Zesco United dumped out Kaizer Chiefs 5-2 on aggregate.
Group A. Hassania Agadir (Morocco), AS Otoho (Congo), RS Berkane (Morocco), Raja (Morocco)
Group B. Etoile du Sahel (Tunisia), Rangers (Nigeria), Salitas (Burkina Faso), CS Sfaxien (Tunisia)
Group C. Zesco (Zambia), Al Hilal (Sudan), Asante Kotoko (Ghana), Nkana (Zambia)
Group D. Gor Mahia (Kenya), NA Hussein Dey (Algeria), Petro Atletico (Angola), Zamalek (Egypt)