AS Kigali

Why AS Kigali’s Nshimiyimana is next in the sack race

AS KIGALI were supposed to be one of the main challengers for the Rwanda Premier League title this season, with most pundits suggesting that they looked like a side that would finally halt the dominance of APR and Rayon Sports. The City of Kigali-sponsored side, and winners of the 2019 Peace Cup...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 9:30am

Mukura eye win against AS Kigali

Wednesday Mukura       Vs    AS Kigali 15:00 Tuesday Police        2-1   Bugesera Gasogi      4-2   Sunrise Gicumbi   0-3   Musanze Muhanga 1-0  Etincelles MUKURA Victory...

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 7:34am

Scandinavia to meet AS Kigali in women’s Peace Cup final

Monday (semi-finals) AS Kigali             3-0    Inyemera Scandinavia    3-2    ES Mutunda It will be a heated affair between Rwanda’s two finest teams when Scandinavia and archrivals AS Kigali square off in...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 1:51pm

Masudi takes charge of first AS Kigali training session

Saturday Kirehe vs AS Kigali On Monday evening, Djuma Masudi Irambona oversaw an AS Kigali training session for the first time since penning his one-year deal as the club’s new head coach last Friday. Fitness work was on the agenda before passing and ball circulation exercises were...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 2:54pm

Masudi pens one-year deal as AS Kigali coach

DJUMA Masudi Irambona was on Friday afternoon unveiled as AS Kigali new head coach. The former Burundi international signed a one-year deal. His signing put an end to speculation that had been linking their former coach Andre Casa Mbungo to a second stint with the club since last week when he (...

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 1:12pm

Rayon Sports, AS Kigali to meet in Agaciro Devt Fund tourney opener

Friday AS Kigali Vs Rayon APR Vs Etincelles RAYON Sports will start the defence of Agaciro Development Fund title Friday when they take on league rivals AS Kigali in the opener at Amahoro National Stadium. The third edition of the annual tournament will kick off on Friday and conclude on...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 12:40am

Former AS Kigali midfielder Evode Ntwali joins APR

Record 17-time Azam Rwanda Premier League champions, APR FC, have secured the signature of former AS Kigali midfielder Evode Ntwali on a two-year deal. The development was confirmed to Times Sport yesterday by Adolphe Kalisa, APR Secretary General. Ntwali, 24, put pen to paper on Tuesday night...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 11:17pm

AS Kigali at risk of losing eleven players

Azam Rwanda Premier league side AS Kigali could lose as many as 11 players following the expiry of their contracts with the club in July, Times Sport has learnt. The players include captain Soter Kayumba, goalkeeper Batte Shamiru, centre-back Latif Bishira, midfielder Evode Ntwali, left-back...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 2:58am

Why coach Nshimiyimana is living on borrowed time at AS Kigali

It is quite obvious that a good number of coaches in Azam Rwanda Premier League are currently skiing on thin ice, with their days as head coaches for their respective clubs numbered. AS Kigali Coach Eric Nshimiyimana is at the top of this unfortunate list; pundits believe his seat is not safe at...

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 12:54am

Meet Kalimba, AS Kigali and She-Amavubi’s star midfielder

ALICE Kalimba is a famous name in Rwanda women’s football, and it is not by accident. The midfielder is one of the best female footballers in the country for the past five or so years, not only at her club where she has helped the City of Kigali-sponsored side to win the league title back-to...

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:30pm

AS Kigali sign Tanzanian striker Elias Maguri

Azam Rwanda Premier League side AS Kigali have completed the signing of Elias Maguri from Oman’s Dhofar SC on a two-year deal. The development was confirmed to Saturday Sport on Friday by AS Kigali team manager Joseph Nshimiye. “It is important to strengthen our team in preparation...

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 11:08pm

Meet Kayumba, AS Kigali’s defensive maestro

Football may be the country’s most controversial sports and the most underperforming but ironically, the discipline remains the most popular – with the most renowned athletes. In today’s issue, Saturday Sport profiles Soter Kayumba, Rwanda international and AS Kigali’s...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 9:53pm

Espoir stun Rayon, APR edge closer to league title

Thursday APR          2-0     Etincelles Espoir       2-0     Rayon Sports Amagaju   1-1     Marines Mukura     0-2  ...

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:25pm

APR host Etincelles, AS Kigali chase 3 points away to Mukura

Today, 3:30pm APR             Vs         Etincelles Mukura      Vs        AS Kigali Espoir       ...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:35pm

It’s not over yet, says Nshimiyimana

AS Kigali head ccoach Eric Nshimiyimana has fired a warning to rivals APR that his side still in the Azam Rwanda Premier League title race and, won’t give up until the last league game. During an exclusive interview with Times Sport on Tuesday, the veteran midfielder also urged his players...

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 11:21pm

APR, AS Kigali win as title race enters critical stage

Monday AS Kigali            2-0      Police Miroplast          0-2      APR Marines          ...

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 10:59pm

Nshimiyimana issues rallying call to his players as club bids for first league title

Eric Nshimiyimana believes the Azam Rwanda Premier League title is AS Kigali’s to lose following Wednesday’s 1-0 win over Marines. But he says his players will need to rise to the occasion if they are to win the club their first league title. Thanks to a lone goal from Evode Ntwali,...

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 8:00am

AS Kigali seek to bounce back after Kiyovu defeat

Today AS Kigali Vs Bugesera Thursday Musanze 1-2 APR AS Kigali are keen on bouncing back from Tuesday’s nightmare of 4-1 defeat to SC Kiyovu, when they take on Bugesera this afternoon at Kigali Stadium – starting at 3:30pm. The City of Kigali-sponsored side is now in second...

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 4:37am