Category: Sports

Boxer Mashali Laid To Rest At Kinondoni Cemetery.

Boxer Mashali Laid To Rest At Kinondoni Cemetery.

The former World Boxing Organisation (WBO) champion, Thomas Mashali, was laid to rest at Kinondoni Cemetery in Dar es Salaam in a burial ceremony attended by sports fraternity yesterday. Among the notable ones included his fellow professional boxers, Francis Cheka, Francis Miyeyusho, Japhet Kaseba, the president of Tanzania Professional Boxing Organization’s (TPBO) Yassin Ustadh, the [&hellip

Simba Roar Ahead At Yanga Loss.

Simba Roar Ahead At Yanga Loss.

Invincible Simba yesterday opened an eight-point lead after a 1-0 victory in Shinyanga whereas their closest challengers Young Africans suffered a 2-1 defeat in Mbeya yesterday. It was a banner midweek kick off for Simba whose win over Stand United at CCM Kambarage Stadium; shattered the stadium jinx and maintained clean-sheet record. It was Stand [&hellip

Real Madrid Slumps To Draw Against Legia Warsaw In An Empty Stadium.

Real Madrid Slumps To Draw Against Legia Warsaw In An Empty Stadium.

More accustomed to playing in front of 80,000 adoring fans at the Bernabeu or hostile crowds in Europe’s biggest stadiums, Wednesday’s clash against Legia Warsaw will have come as a bit of a shock to Real Madrid’s Galacticos. The Polish champion was ordered by UEFA to play its home match against the Spanish giant behind [&hellip

David Moyes: Sunderland manager banned for one match by FA.

David Moyes: Sunderland manager banned for one match by FA.

Sunderland boss David Moyes has been given a one-match touchline ban for swearing at a fourth official. The incident occurred after the referee turned down a Sunderland penalty appeal in the 90th minute of Wednesday’s 1-0 EFL Cup defeat at Southampton. After the match, Moyes said: “The problem was he chased me down the touchline. [&hellip

Manchester City 3-1 Barcelona: ‘The night Pep Guardiola really arrived’.

Manchester City 3-1 Barcelona: ‘The night Pep Guardiola really arrived’.

Manchester City’s outstanding Champions League victory over Barcelona bore all the hallmarks of a seminal moment in the development of this club of unlimited ambition. Barca were finally overcome at the sixth time of asking on a scintillating night at Etihad Stadium, the 3-1 victory a fair reflection of the manner in which City wrested [&hellip

Frank de Boer: Inter Milan Sack Dutch Coach After 85 Days In Charge.

Frank de Boer: Inter Milan Sack Dutch Coach After 85 Days In Charge.

Inter Milan have sacked manager Frank de Boer after just 85 days in charge of the Italian club. Inter are 12th in the Serie A table after a 1-0 loss at Sampdoria on Sunday, their fourth defeat in five league games. Former Netherlands defender and ex-Ajax boss De Boer, 46, was heavily linked with vacancies [&hellip

Stars To Face Zimbabwe In Friendly.

Stars To Face Zimbabwe In Friendly.

After missing out a friendly clash against Ethiopia, the national soccer team, Taifa Stars will now face Zimbabwe ‘The Warriors’ in a friendly match at the National Sports Stadium in Harare on November 13th this year. The Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), Media and Communication Officer, Alfred Lucas said yesterday that the federation had received an [&hellip

United Test Invincible Simba.

United Test Invincible Simba.

The Mainland Premier League rolls into action in various venues today heralded by a bid to stain Simba’s 450-minute clean sheet at CCM Kambarage Stadium. Simba have not conceded a goal in their last five matches after a 1-1 draw with their traditional rivals Young Africans in their October 1 clash at the National Stadium. [&hellip

Barcelona match is Manchester City’s cup final, says Pep Guardiola ahead of integral Champions League tie

Barcelona match is Manchester City’s cup final, says Pep Guardiola ahead of integral Champions League tie

After a strange couple of weeks for both men, Pep Guardiola and Sergio Aguero followed Saturday’s victory at West Bromwich with a hug in the centre circle. What would bring Manchester City’s manager and star striker even closer together would be a match-winning performance from Aguero against Barcelona on Tuesday night. Another setback against his [&hellip

Bastian Schweinsteiger: Man Utd Midfielder Returns To First-Team Training.

Bastian Schweinsteiger: Man Utd Midfielder Returns To First-Team Training.

World Cup winner Bastian Schweinsteiger has returned to training with Manchester United’s first team. The 32-year-old midfielder had trained alone or with the club’s under-23s since Jose Mourinho was appointed United boss in the summer. Former Germany captain Schweinsteiger last played for the Red Devils in March, when Louis van Gaal was manager. He said [&hellip