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1971 African Cup of Champions Clubs

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Runners-up  Asante Kotoko
End date  December 21, 1971
Goals scored  117
Champion  Canon Yaoundé
Teams  25
Matches played  44
1971 African Cup of Champions Clubs

Dates  April - 21 December 1971
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The African Cup of Champions Clubs 1971 was the 7th edition of the annual international club football competition held in the CAF region (Africa), the African Cup of Champions Clubs. It determined that year's club champion of association football in Africa.


The tournament was played by 25 teams and used a knock-out format with ties played home and away. Canon Yaoundé from Cameroon won the final, and became CAF club champion for the first time.

Second round

1 Young Africans withdrew.
2 Espérance withdrew.


1 For the final, points aggregate, not goals aggregate, was considered.


1 The match was abandoned at 1–0 to Canon Yaoundé due to crowd disturbances. Canon Yaoundé were declared champions.


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