Yanga SC secured a decisive 3-2 win over Ruvu Capturing to maintain their slim likelihood for the Tanzania Mainland League title.
Feisal Salum – who scored a brace and Saidi Ntibazonkiza scored for Timu ya Wananchi, whereas Emmanuel Martin and David Richard met for the hosts on Thursday evening at Benjamin Mkapa Stadium.
The friends knew they wanted the utmost variety of factors to keep up their low hopes for the league title this season.
Wananchi began the sport excessive, making an attempt to attain an early aim to destabilize his hosts. After the 2-1 win within the first leg, the 27-time champions went into the sport as favorites.
Timu ya Wananchi needed to wait till the twenty third minute; the administration didn’t get the ball out of hurt’s method and ultimately Fiston Abdul Razak fell, setting Salum effectively. The Taifa star then rolled the ball from 20 yards to offer his group a well-deserved lead.
The second aim for Wananchi got here within the thirty second minute. A nasty move was intercepted by Deus Kaseke, who supplied his teammate, and the attacking midfielder stayed cool to finish his brace, which is his third aim within the league this season.
Martin narrowed the hole within the seventieth minute as Jangwani Road assaults eased, however Ntibazonkiza restored a two-goal lead 10 minutes later.
Within the 82nd minute Richard scored for an thrilling closing, however Yanga held the decisive victory.
Debutant Dodoma Jiji, in the meantime, made it into the highest 5 of the desk after beating Kinondoni Metropolis Council (KMC) with a single aim.
The one aim for the hosts got here shortly after the break from Yanga goalkeeper Dickson Ambundo. The striker obtained a move from the left and was in a position to hit the goal regardless of being surrounded by defenders.
Mtibwa Sugar additionally defeated their host Mwadui 3-1. The Sugar Millers had been the primary to attain by means of Salum Kihimbwa within the twenty second minute, however Amri Msinda leveled 10 minutes after the second half. Kelvin Sabato scored his fifth aim of the season within the 77th minute.
George Makang’a scored the third aim for Mtibwa through the breaks.
Ruvu Capturing XI: Bidii Hussein, Nathaniel Chilambo, Eradius Salvator, CassianPonera, Santos Mazengo, Zuberi Dabi, Mohamed Issa, Shaban Msala, Absolutely Zully Maganga, David Uromi, James Msuva
Subs: Fadhil Duma, William Patrick, Renatus Ambros, Kelvin Matipani, Mosses Shaban, Frank Ikobela, Emmanuel Martin
Yanga SC XI: Metacha Mnata, Kibwana Shomari, Adeyum Saleh, Dickson Job, Bakari Mwamnyeto, Mukoko Tonombe, Deus Kaseke, Zawadi Mauya, Fiston Abdul Razak, Faisal Salum, Farid Mussa
Subs: Faruk Shikhalo, Paulo Godfrey, Stated Juma, Haruna Niyonzima, Waziri Junior, Tuisila Kisinda, Saidi Ntibazonkiza