Bugesera, Muhanga maintain fine form in Division 2

Pool A Hope FC 0-0 SEC Academy Heroes 0-1 Nyagatare Aspor 2-1 Vision JN Etoile de l’Est 0-0 Vision Fc Gasabo 1-1 Pépinière Muhanga and Bugesera FC won their respective pool B matches on Wednesday to maintain their winning form in the second division football league. Both grabbed hard-fought identical 1-0 wins on match-day 10 on Wednesday.

Pool A

Hope FC 0-0 SEC Academy
Heroes 0-1 Nyagatare
Aspor 2-1 Vision JN
Etoile de l’Est 0-0 Vision Fc
Gasabo 1-1 Pépinière

Pool B

Golden Generation 0-1 Bugusera
Intare 0-1 Muhanga
Miroplast 0-0 Unity FC
Akagera 0-1 Sorwathe
Esperance 1-0 Rwamagana
Interforce 2-2 Kirehe

Muhanga and Bugesera FC won their respective pool B matches on Wednesday to maintain their winning form in the second division football league. Both grabbed hard-fought identical 1-0 wins on match-day 10 on Wednesday.

Second-placed Bugesera were playing away to fifth-placed Golden Generation while Muhanga were up against Huye-based Intare FC, who are second from bottom in the 12-team table standing.

Bugesera’s lonely goal was netted by striker Rachid Bigiraneza in the 15th minute while AS Muhanga won the game thanks to midfielder Ernest Mugabishaka’s 76th strike.

Muhanga moved to fourth place with 19 points, three behind Bugesera. Sorwathe maintained their grip in top spot with a 1-0 win away to bottom side Akagera FC

In Pool A, Nyagatare defeated Heroes FC 1-0 to go top of table standings with 19 points, three ahead of second-placed La Jeunesse who have played three games less.

Pool A table

Team                PD W D L PTS
Nyagatare         10  6 1  3 19
La Jeunesse       7  5 1  1 16
Heroes              10 4  3  3 15
Pepiniere           9  3  5  1 14
Gasabo Utd       9  3  5  1 14
Etoile de l’est     9  3  4   2 13
ASPOR             10 3 4    2 13
United Stars      8 3  3    2 12
Vision JN           8 3  2    3 11
Vision FC         10 2 4    2 10

SEC Academy     9 2 2 5 8
Hope                   9 2 3 4 6
Gitikinyoni           8 1 0 7 3

Pool B table

Team                  PD W D L PTS
SORWATHE        10 7 3   0 24
Bugesera            10 7 1   2  22
Rwamagana        10 7 1   2 22
AS Muhanga        10 5 4  1 19
Golden Gen.        10 5 1  4 16
Kirehe                   10 3 4 3 13
Interforce              10 4 1 5 13
Esperance            10 3 2 5 11
Unity FC                10 3 3 4  9
Miroplast               10 2 3 5  9
Intare                    10 1 3 6  6
Akagera                10 0 2 8  2

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