Muhanga sink Akagera in second division league

Wednesday Pool A Nyagatare 2-0 SEC Academy Hope FC 3-0 Gitikinyoni Heroes 1-0 Vision JN Aspor 1-1 Pépinière Gasabo 1-1 La Jeunesse Etoile de l’Est 1-1 United Stars Youngster Ernest Mugabushaka netted a brace to help AS Muhanga rout struggling Akagera 4-0 on match-day 8 in the second division league at Muhanga stadium on Wednesday.

Wednesday

Pool A

Nyagatare 2-0 SEC Academy
Hope FC 3-0 Gitikinyoni
Heroes 1-0 Vision JN
Aspor 1-1 Pépinière
Gasabo 1-1 La Jeunesse
Etoile de l’Est 1-1 United Stars

Pool B

Unity FC 0-4 Bugesera
Golden Generation 1-2 Sorwathe
Miroplast 0-1 Rwamagana
Akagera 0-4 Muhanga
Espérance 1-1 Kirehe
Intare 1-2 Interforce

Youngster Ernest Mugabushaka netted a brace to help AS Muhanga rout struggling Akagera 4-0 on match-day 8 in the second division league at Muhanga stadium on Wednesday.

The 18-year-old Mugabushaka scored the second and fourth goal for former top flight division side after Gonzalez Rutinywa had opened the scoring and Ngabo Mucyo added the second.

The win lifted Muhanga into fifth place in the 12-team Pool B table with 13 points, six points behind joint table leaders Rwamagana and Sorwathe. Rwamagana won 1-0 way to Miroplast while Sorwathe defeated Golden Generation away 2-1.

Speaking to Times Sport on Thursday, Muhanga head coach Felix Mbonyizana, said, “After a poor start to the season, we are slowly adapting well and our target is returning to the topflight league.”

In pool A, table leaders La Jeunesse were held to a 1-all draw by Gasabo, Nyagatare won 2-0 over SEC Academy to climb into second position, Vision Jeunesse were stunned 1-0 by Heroes.

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