Orlando Pirates 2 – Kaizer Chiefs 1 (South African Premier League, May 2, 2009) The Pirates completed the double over the Chiefs in the Soweto derby, Katlego Mashego becoming the hero with a brace for the Buccaneers.
Al Ahly 2 – Kano Pillars 2* (Agg. 3-3) (African Champions League, May 2, 2009) The African champions were dumped out of this year’s competition in a shock result against Nigeria’s Pillars. Pillars took a two goal lead in a hectic second half through Victor Namo and Rabiu Mohamed, before Flavio Amado and Mohamed Barakat levelled the scores.
New England Revolution 0 – Houston Dynamo 2 (MLS, May 3, 2009) Stuart Holden and Brian Ching were on target for Houston.