Many football clubs wanted to congratulate Al-Ahly for the ninth time in history after being crowned African Champions League champion.
Al-Ahly snatched the brown princess from his traditional rivals Zamalek with a dramatic 2: 1 victory in a match held Friday night at the Cairo International Stadium.
The official account of the European Champions League champion Bayern Munich wrote on Twitter: “From Bayern, the European champion, to Al-Ahly, the African champion … Congratulations on your victory. See you at the Club World Cup in early February.”
While Aston Villa posted the congratulations on its official Twitter account, saying: “Special congratulations to the Egyptian club Al-Ahly … the Century Club in Africa after its ninth victory in the CAF Champions League.”
South African Sundowns said: “Congratulations to Al-Ahly on winning the CAF Champions League for the ninth time in history.”
He added: “Congratulations to Betsu Musimane for being crowned the title for the second time and for raising our flag high.”
Al-Hilal International Club congratulated Al-Ahly after his ninth victory in the CAF Champions League.
“Congratulations to Al-Ahly and its fans on reaching the African Champions League and adding a ninth star to its records,” Asian Century said in a tweet on its official Twitter account.
An account by the English Manchester City wrote: “Congratulations to Al-Ahly, who deserved to win the title of African Champions League.”