Following the completion of the qualifying rounds, the African soccer ruling body has announced the date and venue of the draw for the group stage.
Rivers United is the only Nigeria club that made it to the group stage of the CAF Confederation Cup following the ouster of Bendel Insurance against RS Berkane.
The Pride Rivers secured a 2-0 second-leg victory over Etoile Filante of Burkina Faso at the Adokie Amasiamaka stadium last weekend.
The football apex body announced Friday the 6th of October as the draw date and Johannesburg, South Africa as the venue.
Rivers United crashed out of the same competition in the quarter-final last season.