Noha Mamdouh Abdelaziz made history as the first player to score a goal at the Inaugural TotalEnergies CAF Women’s Champions League as her Egyptian side, Wadi Degla FC defeated AS Mandé of Mali 3-1 in the opening game of the tournament on Friday.
Noha Mamdouh opened the scoring for the host, Wadi Degla FC in the third minute of play from the penalty spot.
Fatumata Dukureh doubled the lead for Wadi Degla FC six minutes later with a calm finish before Awa Traore pulled one back for AS Mandé in the 32nd minute to make it 2-1.
In the 49th minute, Jasmin Theresa makes it 3-1 in favour of Wadi Degla FC from a close range.
Wadi Degla FC with the victory moved to the top of Group A with three points ahead of Malabo Kings (Equatorial Guinea) clash with Hasaacas Ladies FC (Ghana).