Striker Michael Olunga. Photo/Courtesy Harambee Stars striker Michael Ogada Olunga continues to attract attention across especially in East Africa not only because of his soccer prowess, but also his simplicity. Currently plying his trade with Al-Duhail in Qatar, Olunga has literally been a journey man in his career.
There was drama in Tanzania after a 'satan'' appeared in human body form, and even addressed the media.A self-proclaimed satan told the media that he had appeared in human body form to attend a football match, and ensure his team wins.Ahead of a football match between two top Tanzanian teams (Young Africans) Yanga FC and Simba SC, the alleged satan said his presence would make Yanga win the match.
Football is a great sport that has united millions of people across the world. It has since developed in Kenyan into a great game that gives opportunities to talented players. Kenya has it too tier league with some of the best teams. What about pre match conditions and logistics.
For a while now the Karioko giants have not only prove to be East African soccer giants but they've broke boders too, they did knock Bd Knock untill they were accepted to dine with the African football heavy weights. Simba has not only elevated the Tanzanian premier league to be seen as an more elite league but it's professionalism and fan base is something to reckon with, features that can only be admired by Kenyan football clubs from a far.
photo courtesy Simba sports club played against Young Africans in a Saturday derby famously known as 'KarioKo derby'. The match ended 1-0 in side of the Young Africans. This was the match that Simba SC players together with fans were looking forward to since a win would have granted them permission to be crowned winners of 2020/21 season.
Gor Mahia and AFC leopards being one of the oldest clubs in Kenya, needs to emulate two of the most followed clubs in Tanzania Simba Fc and Young Africans. Today, Yanga holds its Yanga day " Siku Ya Wananchi" celebrations, a celebration held before the beginning of every league season.
Tanzania’s president has been condemned for describing the country’s female footballers as having “flat-chests” and being unattractive for marriage. Samia Suluhu Hassan made the remarks while hosting Tanzania’s Under-23 men’s football team at State House in the coastal city of Dar es Salaam.
Things have been tough for Kenyan football in the past but this season things went out of hand, football clubs have struggled to meet their expectations not only in delivering quality football but also the professionalism that's required to run a football club has been non existent, thus the unwanting output we have been served with all over the season.
Azam FC which is one of the football giant clubs in Tanzania is the only club in East Africa that has it's own Stadium known as the Chamazi complex stadium which meets all the required FIFA standards, it has a sitting capacity of more than 15 000 fans making it one of the biggest stadiums in the region.
Simba SC players, photo COURTESY This season in the Tanzania premier league: Simba sports club are leading the table in the league. Simba sports club have played only twenty six games and have collected a total of sixty four points. They are 3 points clear off Young Africans in second position.
Thousands Of Simba And Yanga Fans Flocks Stadium In Tanzania 6 Hours Ahead Of Derby Match. (Photos) There are very huge crowds of thousands of Tanzanian football fans of Yanga and Simba football club's who have flocked the Stadium just 6 hours before the kick off of the much anticipated derby that will be reigniting the rivalry between the two football clubs in the country.
In the world of football, there is excitement when players take to the pitch to play.It can either be a league game or a tournament.In Africa the game has been growing for the last decade.Thanks to the football Governing body CAF, the game is being felt better than it used to be.
There are a number of Kenyan players who have played in the Tanzanian league before and even currently. Most of them have played for either Simba SC or Yanga in the Tanzanian league. When the two teams meet, it is a big derby called the Kariakoo derby.
Gor Mahia striker and former captain Kenneth Muguna has been unveiled by Tanzanian club Azam FC today. Kenneth Muguna who recently won the best player award in the Betway Super Cup championship had completed his move from Gor Mahia a while ago and was awaiting the official unveiling ceremony.
A simba fan who has left Kenyans talking of his dance moves. When Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards clash, the world of football in Kenya comes to a standstill, but this is not even half of what happens in Tanzania when Simba and Yanga clash. When the two giants of Tanzania meet, their meeting comes with everything, from colour to emotions, as this is deeply rooted in their DNA.
Simba sc secured another silverware today after beating their revivals Yanga sc in the Tanzanian FA cup finals that took place in Kigoma Tanzania. The Tanzania four times Champions traveled from Dar Salam to Kigoma for a FA cup finals. It's a match that brought together thousands of fans, cheering for their respective teams.
Football is one of the most common games in the world today. Every country has its own league just like the most followed international leagues. In Africa, football is still growing in terms of infrastructure. In most cases there are two teams that normally dominate this tournaments.
East Africa has a lot of good quality football clubs that enjoy massive following.Gor Mahia and Afc Leopards of kenya,Yanga and Azam of Tanzania and APR of Rwanda are some of the dominant clubs in the recent past with a lot of domestic league triumphs to count between them.
Zawadi Mauya of Young Africans Sports Club, Yanga, celebrates with his teammate after putting his side ahead against rivals Simba SC at Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. Image courtesy Yanga SC managed to walk away with bragging rights after defeating arch-rivals Simba SC 1-0 in Tanzania's Vidacom Premier League match played at Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium in Dar Es Salaam on Saturday.
Tanzania's Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa, has directed the Ministry of Culture and Sports to notify Tanzanians of the date of the rescheduled match between arch-rivals Simba and Yanga.The premier further urged the ministry to give a directive on the fate of fans who had paid tickets for the match.