The defending champions Simba SC and their rivals Yanga will be playing later today in the search of three points for the title race.Simba SC will be playing at Dar Es Salaam against Kagera sugar, while Yanga will be playing at Karume stadium, Mara region against Biashara United.
Both matches are challenging as Simba Sc needs three points and revenge to Kagera Sugar, who defeated them by 2 goal to 1, in their last match that took place at Kagera, Kaitaba Stadium, Bukoba.
Kagera Sugar is one of the team that Simba SC finds it difficult to get results from, last season. Kagera Sugar defeated Simba SC in front of the Tanzanian President Doc. John Pombe Magufuli, who was the guest of honor as he was there to hand over to Simba their tittle after winning the title.
Apart from the facts that Simba SC wants three points, they are in it for revenge against the embarrassment they faced in front of the president.
Yanga SC’s opponents Biashara United, welcome Yanga with two objectives. To get three points at home that will help them rise above the odds and save themselves from the danger zone and to avenge their last match results against Yanga SC when they lost by two to one in the first round.
Being in the18th position with 37 ppints, the pressure and tension around this league fixture is intense.