Chipolopolo midfielder Clatous Chota Chama aka Triple C was in his beast mode on Sunday afternoon as he starred in Simba SC’s 3-1 win in the CAF Champions League second preliminary round.
Striker Moses Phiri maintained his fine form in front of goal as he scored another goal in the Champions League.
Chama opened the scoring in the 8th minute with a fine low shot inside the area off an Augustine Okrah pull back.
Chama was again involved in the build-up of the second goal in the 63rd minute he threaded a ball to Kanoute who set up Patrick Israel Mwenda for the second goal of the match.
Chama then set up Moses Phiri for the third, Phiri showed great composure to send the goalkeeper and a defender to the cleaners before slotting home with ease.
Agosto pulled one back in the 79th minute but Simba had done enough to seal a hard fought victory.
Simba SC progressed to this round after beating Malawi’s Nyasa Big Bullets 4-0 on aggregate while Agosto progressed to this round after edging out Zambia’s Red Arrows 2-1 on aggregate.
The return leg in Dar will take place on the 16th of this month at the Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium.
FULLTIME: Premiero De Agosto 1-3 Simba SC