Soccer

Simba members oust Rage and co.

A group of over 700 disgruntled Simba members met in Dar es Salaam and unanimously announced to oust chairman Ismail Aden Rage and entire executive committee, while picking up an interim committee to lead the club. The crisis meeting, presided by a club member, Mohamed Wande, lasted five hours and the members declared that Rage was no longer the chairman ...

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Controversial ref handed Stars vs Morocco game

The World Football governing body FIFA has risked sparking controversy by naming Angolan referee Helder Martins de Carvalho as the centre man for the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying match between the national soccer team, Taifa Stars, and the Atlas Lions of Morocco. Carvalho career is not short of controversies. He participated in the FIFA Under 17 World Cup in ...

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Yanga keep winning streak

Young Africans SC on Saturday maintained their winning pace after thrashing Ruvu Shooting 1-0 during a Premier League match at the National Stadium. By the win, Yanga needs to win four games to clinch the Mainland title at the hands of their archrival, Simba SC. Yanga’s sole goal was netted in the 48th minute through Khamis Kiiza header. The formula ...

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TFF mourns Finny Muyeshi

Finny Muyeshi

The Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) has mourned the death of the Council of East and Central Africa Football Association (CECAFA) media officer Finny Muyeshi. The late Muyeshi passed away on Wednesday night in Nairobi, Kenya, after a long suffering. In their condolence message, the TFF described the late Muyeshi as a humble man who took his responsibilities seriously. TFF said ...

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Yanga out to extend lead

Table topping Young Africans will have an opportunity to move within touching distance of a record 23rd Mainland Premier League title when they take on Ruvu Shooting in a tricky fixture at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam this afternoon. Yanga boast of a strong lead of 8 points at the top of the table and with second-placed Azam ...

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Tenga calls for calm

The Tanzania Football Federation President Leodegar Tenga has called on football stakeholders to exercise calm, as he believes the ongoing impasse between the TFF and government will be resolved through right procedures. Tenga said the local federation was keen to ensure that the world football governing body, Fifa does not suspend Tanzania following reports of government interference in football matters. ...

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Liverpool ace out of Taifa Stars game

Liverpool winger Oussama Assaidi has been left out of the Moroccan squad for the forthcoming 2014 World Cup qualifier against Tanzania’s Taifa Stars in Dar es Salaam on March 24. The Taifa Stars take on Morocco on Sunday at the National Stadium in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil qualifier, a Group C clash that could go a long way ...

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