Tag: Azam FC

International Sports
Mathias Kigonya
Mathias Kigonya confirms Forest Rangers exit

Ugandan goalkeeper Mathias Kigonya has confirmed his Forest Rangers exit as amidst rumours linking him with Azam FC. The Uganda international joined the Zambian Super League side two years ago on a two-year deal. He joined Forest Rangers from Kenyan top-flight side Kakamega Homeboyz. Through his Facebook page, Kigonya confirmed his exit from Zambia. “It is […]

International Sports
Simba SC
Simba SC wins third consecutive title

Simba SC have been announced the Tanzania Premier League champions winning the title for the third consecutive time. Simba needed just a point to ensure they kept the league title and they played to a 0-0 draw against Tanzania Prisons to secure it. This is the first league title for coach Sven Vandenbroeck who arrived in December 2019. […]

Azam FC to lock horns with Simba SC in FA Cup last eight

FA Cup defending champions Azam FC will face off with Tanzania Mainland League leaders Simba SC in the quarter-finals of the competition. This was confirmed after a draw which was conducted on Friday in Dar es Salaam. This will be the third time this season for the two teams to meet. The first two meetings were in the […]

Simba SC targets four wins to retain the title

Simba SC head coach Sven Vandenbroeck claims that their plan is to win four matches to claim the Mainland Premier League title. The Wekundu wa Msimbazi are in prime position to defend their league title as they sit at the top of the table with 71 points. They are actually 17 points ahead of second-placed Azam FC who […]

Nicholas Wadada set to miss Azam FC’s remaining games

Uganda Cranes right back Nicholas Wadada is set to miss the remaining games of the 2019/2020 season if Tanzania Mainland League resumes. According to Daily News, Nicholas Wadada’s club Azam FC is unable to facilitate its foreign players to fly back to Tanzania. Tanzanian Premier League was given green light to resume on June 1st and […]

Simba SC to resume training on Wednesday

Tanzanian outfits Simba SC have confirmed they will resume training on Wednesday May 27th in preparation for the resumption of the Mainland Premier League. The top-flight is set to make a comeback after it was halted in mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), teams are to start training in groups ahead of […]

Local Sports
Moses Magogo finally pays KCCA FC for winning Cecafa Cup

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa) president Moses Magogo has finally fulfilled his promise by paying KCCA FC players. The legendary Fufa president had promised the yellow boys some bonus for winning the Cecafa Kagame Cup in July 2019. Marauding left back Mustafa Kizza struck the only goal against Azam in the final at […]

Simba SC ready to represent Tanzania in Caf Champions League

Tanzanian giants Simba SC have declared themselves to represent the East African nation in the Caf Champions League even if the Mainland Premier League is suspended. Simba sits 17 points clear at the top of the league table with 71 points, while second-placed  Azam FC are on 54 points from 28 games played so far. This means that the ‘Wekundu […]

Azam FC – Yakub Mohamed is not for sale

Tanzanian Premier League giants Azam FC have confirmed that they are not intending to let go of their central defender Yakub Mohamed when the transfer window opens. The Ghanaian is one of the best foreign defenders currently in the Mainland Premier League after some fine performances for the ice cream makers. This has attracted the attention from […]