Umurenge Kagame Cup: Gihango Sector eye final berth

Gihango were held by their Nyamabuye Sector counterparts to a goalless draw in the two sides’ first-leg tie on Wednesday. / Courtesy


Semi-finals (second-leg)

Mamba vs Gihango 10am
Nyarugenge vs Masaka 11am

Nyakabanda vs Nyamabuye 10am
Kivumu vs Gihombo 11am

The women’s football team of Gihango Sector, in Rutsiro District, will be looking to see off Kivumu Sector, also from Rutsiro, for a ticket to the final when the two sides face off in their return-leg clash on Friday.

The reverse encounter of their semi-final tie ended 0-0 on Wednesday.

In another second-leg game, Nyakabanda Sector, of Nyarugenge District, take on Nyamabuye, from Muhanga District, seeking to hold on to their 1-0 advantage from Wednesday’s first-leg.

In men’s category, Gihango Sector and Masaka, of Kucukiro District go into the deciding fixtures with one leg in the final already having won their first-leg clashes with identical 4-1 victories over Mamba Sector (Gisagara District) and Nyarugenge Sector (Nyarugenge District), respectively.

Finals of the 2019 Umurenge Kagame Cup will be played on June 9 at Huye Stadium.