Goal go in-depth on the hottest topics on Google ahead of the Glamour Boys’ showdown with Al-Ahly
48 hours to go until the Caf Champions League final between Kaizer Chiefs and Al-Ahly, and interest in the fixture is heating up intensely.
Google search has been ablaze with supporters taking to the net in order to find out the latest details about their beloved glamour boys, with search terms like ‘Kaizer Chiefs travelling squad’ and ‘Kaizer Chiefs squad to face Al Ahly’ particularly common among local fans.
It’s understandable that football supporters from the Cape to Cairo are getting excited about this dream match-up between two of Africa’s biggest clubs.
Ahly and Chiefs are both regional and national powerhouses, with both boasting significant support both at home and beyond.
Ahly, obviously, are Africa’s biggest club, having won a record number of African titles and being named the continent’s Club of the Century for the 1900s.
They recently finished third at the Club World Cup, introducing themselves to a broader international fanbase, and are the reigning African champions.
Chiefs don’t have anything like the continental track record—indeed, an African Cup Winners’ Cup in 2001 is their greatest achievement beyond their own shores—but their supporter base as South Africa’s biggest club is huge.
Ahead of the final, information about Chiefs’ travelling squad for the trip to Casablanca is the hottest topic among local fans,…