Soccer

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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Tanzania soars in FIFA rankings

Tanzania have risen eight places in the latest FIFA Ranking table which is led by World Cup champions Spain. According to the rankings released in Zurich, Switzerland, Tanzania moved up to 119th position in the World after raking up 263 points. The country occupy 33rd slot on the continent. Tanzania’s latest jump contradicts the fact that the national soccer team, ...

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Poulsen retains Morris, Nyoni

Senior national soccer team, Taifa Stars, head coach Kim Poulsen has retained embattled Azam FC duo Aggrey Morris and Erasto Nyoni in his squad for the forthcoming World Cup qualifier with Morocco. The Taifa Stars will host the Atlas Lions of Morocco in a Group B match of the 2014 Brazil World Cup qualifiers at the National Stadium in Dar ...

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Azam confident ahead of Cup tie

Tanzania’s envoy in the African Confederation Cup, Azam FC, were expected to leave this morning for Liberia, ahead of their first round first leg encounter against host Barrack Young Controllers (BYC) II. Azam FC set up the first round tie with the Barrack Young Controllers after comfortably dispatching South Sudan’s El Nasir following an 8-1 win in the preliminary round ...

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