Iheanacho has scored 12 times in the Premier League in 46 apps.
A two-day conference in Morocco has been looking at the future of football in Africa.
Holders TP Mazembe through to quarter-finals
TP Mazembe on top of Group D
Henry Onyekuru scored 22 goals in the Belgian top flight last term.
Tunisia beat Egypt and Algeria beat Togo.
Former winners Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Zambia lose at home.
Holders TP Mazembe draw as Zesco United win at home.
Uganda's KCCA beat Nigeria's Rivers United.
Holders TP Mazembe begin group phase with a win.