After a long journey of football for ten months, Tanzania Premier League season of 2018/19 came to an end. This is the list of eleven players who performed good according to various fans opinions.
1. AISHI MANULA- SIMBA.
He had a wonderful season with his performances that guaranteed Simba SC clean sheets in most matches. In all league matches Aishi Manula, Simba’s goal keeper has conceded few number of goals, only14. Less than any other keeper in the Premier league
2. PAUL GODFREY ‘BOXER’ – YANGA
In his first season he was promoted from youth team, Under 20. He showed great maturing and performed well in all matches that he was included to start. His energy and high level of attack as wing back as well as defense, made him a crucial member of the first team.
3. BRUCE KANGWA – AZAM
A left back, good at starting attacks as well as defense. One of the best left back in the premier league.
4. ABDALLAH SHAIBU ‘NINJA’ -YANGA
He was the player Yanga SC needed in their defense line when they missed Andrew Vincent and Kelvin Yondani. One of the best center back in the league.
5. ERASTO NYONI – SIMBA
He uses intellectual tactics in his defense than physical approach. He is the best central defender in Tanzani. He helped Simba concede less goals due to his solid defense.
6. ALLY MSENGI – KMC
19 years old, a product of National team, especially under 17 team of 2017. One of the player whose contributions helped KMC to be a surprise package of the season, as they finished 4th in their first season of premier league.
7. DICKSON AMBUNDO – ALLIANCE
This winger who scored 12 goals has the ability to produce crosses, creating chances, as well as free kicks. Ambundo has been a great player for Alliance this season.
8. JAMES KOTEI – SIMBA
A defensive midfielder who helped Simba this season. His absence showed how important he is and how his presence greatly affected results. James balanced the team and formation. .
9. MEDDIE KAGERE – SIMBA
In the 74 goals from Simba this season, 30% were scored by Meddie Kagere, scoring 23 goals.
10. HERITIER MAKAMBO – YANGA
Yanga’s top scorer, he helped Yanga in title race, since they had a bad form. Makambo still netted more than 20 goals. He is good with his head and in the final third.
11. IBRAHIM AJIBU – YANGA
Yanga SC attacking midfielder scored 6 goals and assisted 16 others.
Those are the 11 players, according to TPL fans, that did well in Tanzania Premier League 2018/19 season.