Burkinabe facet Rail Club du Kadiogo have eradicated Asante Kotoko from the 2022/23 CAF Champions League at the primary preliminary spherical.

The Ghanaian champions lost 3-1 on penalties after the tie ended 1-1 on mixture.

Asante Kotoko lost the return fixture 1-0 on Sunday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. The Porcupine Warriors received the primary leg by the identical score line away in Benin every week in the past.

Kadiogo took the lead in Kumasi simply quarter-hour into the game by way of Dramane Kambou and went into the break forward.

Asante Kotoko got here into the second-half trying to find the equalizer however to no out there.

Kadiogo held on to win 1-0 and two groups heads to penalty shoot out to resolve who progresses to the second preliminary spherical.

Yussif Mubarik scored the primary penalty of the shootout whereas Solomon Sarfo-Taylor, Nicholas Osei Bonsu, and Enoch Morrison missed the next ones for Asante Kotoko.

Kadiogo went on to win 3-1 to progress to the second preliminary spherical.

Seydou Zerbo’s facet will now have to flip their consideration to the 2022/23 Ghana Premier League after failing to go previous the primary spherical in Africa.

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