Tanzania FA Cup Yanga SC reach Federation Cup quarters after edging out Dodoma Jiji

Young Africans (Yanga SC) gifted their fans a sweet Eid al-Fitr award after defeating Dodoma Jiji 2-0 at Jamhuri Stadium in Dodoma on Wednesday night.

The victory steered Yanga into the quarter-finals of CRDB Bank Federation Cup as they aim to defend the title for third consecutive season. An early own goal by defender Emmanuel Joseph (3′) and a 66th minute shot by striker Clement Mzize sealed the deal for the holders.

Eight teams that have stormed into the quarters are Ihefu, Tabora United, Coastal Union, Namungo, Geita Gold, Azam, Mashujaa and Yanga.

In their next game, Miguel Gamondi’s men will travel to play Singida Fountain Gate in the Premier League at CCM Kirumba Stadium in Mwanza on Sunday.

Dennis Mabuka

Dennis Mabuka is a seasoned Kenyan journalist with 18 years of experience covering sports events. He is currently a sport content creator with en.Africatopsports.com.

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