Loading...
Loading Live Scoring...
*All times CAT (GMT+2)
days
:
hours
:
minutes
:
seconds

Football | Tanzania

Azam close gap on Yanga



League contenders Azam FC thrashed Mtibwa Sugar 4-1 on Sunday to move level on points with leaders Yanga at the top of the Vodacom Premier League standings.

Joackins Atudo scored in the 15th minute of the game to Give Azam the lead. Mtibwa got back into the game six minutes later through Vincent Barnabas as the game was tied 1-1 at half time.

Ugandan international Striker Brian Umony scored with just two minutes after resumption following a good assist from Humphrey Mieno as Azam went 2-1 ahead of Mtibwa.

Ivorian striker Kipre Tchetche stole the show as he netted a brace in the final three minutes of the game as Azam sealed a bug win.

With this result, Azam closed the gap on leaders Yanga on 33 points, while Simba and Coastal Union placed third and fourth respectively.

Yanga will play their next league game against African Lyon on Wednesday.



Comments

More expert analysis and opinion from Sport24
The opinions expressed by Sport24 experts and bloggers are theirs alone, and do not necessarily represent those of SuperSport

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Other Live Streaming

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Sports Talk



Dr Errol Sweeney
Ref Moss was right to banish Jose
Referee Jon Moss recently banished Manchester United and former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho to the...

Calvin Emeka Onwuka
Wenger will take the point
The last time Arsenal were as poor as they were this weekend at Old Trafford was in Robin van...

Segun Odegbami
The next African Player of the Year!
The award ceremony for the 2016 Best African Player of the Year comes up in January in Nigeria, but...

Sunday Oliseh
Why no love for Leipzig?
With 12 German Bundesliga league games played, this team has now won nine matches, drawn three,...