Match 64
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Match 63
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Rooney praises Kenyan side Gor Mahia


Tanzania reach Cosafa Cup quarters

Cosafa Cup

Tanzania, Angola with opening wins


Azam beat Simba to retain CECAFA Kagame Cup

Azam FC defeated arch-rivals Simba SC 2-1 in an all-Tanzanian final to retain the regional CECAFA Kagame Club Championship title on Friday.

Shaban Iddi gave Azam FC the lead in the first half at the Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, but Simba new boy Meddie Kagere levelled the contest after the break.

The 62nd-minute strike was Kagere's fifth in the tournament, as he continues his strong start to life after moving from Gor Mahia.

However, Azam responded quickly and retook...

Late Tanzania double stuns troubled DR Congo

Tanzania struck twice inside the last 16 minutes as the Taifa Stars defeated troubled Democratic Republic of Congo 2-0 in an international friendly in Dar es Salaam on Tuesday.

Mbwana Samatta opened the scoring in the 74th minute before Yahya Shiza Ramadhani added a second two minutes from time as the East Africans picked up an unexpected win to ease the pressure on coach Salum Mayanga.

Samatta is no stranger to Congolese supporters having spent four years at domestic giants Tout Puissant Mazembe,...

Audacious Tanzanian goalkeeper pays price in street cup final

The following action is from a recent Tanzanian street football tournament, the Ndondo Cup, and specifically the second half of the final between FC Misosi and Goms United.

Protecting a precarious 1-0 lead as the match entered the final 20 minutes, the Goms United goalkeeper resorted to gamesmanship in order to eat up a few precious seconds.

After making a tidy save from a freekick, he decided to bait the Mimosi striker by leaving it until the last possible moment to pick the ball up.

Rooney praises Kenyan side Gor Mahia

Everton striker Wayne Rooney praised Kenyan Premier League side Gor Mahia for their performance in the international club friendly played in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on Thursday.

Rooney scored his first goal since returning to Everton from Manchester United after 35 minutes, netting a stunner from long range as the Toffees won 2-1 at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam.

Gor Mahia goalkeeper Boniface Oluoch had no chance of stopping Rooney's shot, but three minutes later Rwandan international Jacques...

Bolasie receives hero's welcome in Tanzania

Everton midfielder Yannick Bolasie was greeted with a hero's welcome when the Toffees touched down in Tanzania to start their pre-season.

The Toffees will play Kenyan opponents Gor Mahia on Thursday, making the event an especially African affair as Tanzanian supporters get the opportunity to meet some Premier League stars.

Bolasie is recovering from a serious knee injury and is unlikely to play again until Christmas but has travelled with the squad despite undergoing separate operations to repair...