Soccer

TAFCA elections set for Dodoma

Boniface Wambura

The Tanzania Football Coaches Association (TAFCA) will stage its general elections on Saturday in Dodoma.A statement the issued on Tuesday by the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) Information Officer, Boniface Wambura said the TAFCA’s general assembly members should be in Dodoma a day before the elections. He named the candidates who have been cleared to sit for the polls and their ...

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Kim to unveil squad for Morocco tie

Senior national soccer team coach, Kim Poulsen, is on Tuesday expected to unveil his squad for the forthcoming FIFA World Cup qualifier against Morocco.The Taifa Stars will be on road to take on the Atlas Lions on Morocco March 24 in a Group B match of the 2014 Brazil World Cup qualifiers. A statement issued on Tuesday by the Tanzania ...

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FIFA threatens to ban Tanzania

Football’s world governing body FIFA has warned that it will suspend Tanzania if it is proven that government is interfering in the administration of the sport in the country. FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke has written to the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) President Leodegar Tenga, saying the international body was aware of alleged government interference in the internal affairs of ...

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Brandts still not satisfied with Yanga performance

Young Africans head coach Ernest Brandts claimed his side played poorly in the first half as they scrapped to a 1-0 win against Toto African in Saturday’s Premier League match at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam. Nizar Khalfan’s 78th minute strike more than secured the Jangwani Street-based club’s hopes of clinching this year’s top flight title after moving ...

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Yanga keep winning streak

Young Africans ace striker, Nizar Khalfan’s 78th minute goal against Mwanza’s Toto Africans at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday, more than secured the Jangwani based club’s hopes of clinching this year’s Premier league cup that involves 14 first division teams. The results edged Young Africans to 45 points after 19 matches with close contenders, Azam FC tiptoeing ...

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Yanga, Azam resume title race

League leaders Young Africans will be looking to go a step further in their pursuit for the top flight silverware with a victory against visiting Toto African at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Saturday. Young Africans sit points clear above second-placed Azam at the top of 14-team Vodacom Premier League table, thanks to last week’s 1-0 win ...

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Kaijage appointed Twiga Stars coach

Rogasian Kaijage has been named new head coach of the national women’s football team, the Twiga Stars.Kaijage replaces Charles Boniface Mkwasa who resigned after failing to guide the Twiga Stars to women’s version of the Africa Nations Cup last year. Kaijage, a youth football coach and instructor was appointed by the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) technical committee recently.Kaijage faces a ...

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