Rwanda Premier League

Rayon seeks record sponsorship package

Rwanda Premier League giants Rayon Sports want an improved sponsorship package from Skol Brewery that will make the football club the first sports entity in the country to get such money from a corporate company. Club president Sadate Munyakazi told Times Sport on Monday that a club management...

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 12:20am

I have potential to be top striker – APR’s Byiringiro

LAGUE Byiringiro has emphasized that he has the potential and talent to become one of the best strikers in Rwandan football. A brace from the young striker against AS Muhanga over weekend ensured that his side, APR, extended their lead at the top of the Rwanda Premier League table to five points...

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 10:51am

APR open up five-point lead as Rayon slip up

Sunday Rayon 0-2 Sunrise Muhanga 0-2 APR Musanze 1-1 Espoir Marines 1-2 AS Kigali APR have opened up a five-point lead at the top of Rwanda Premier League table following a 2-0 win over AS Muhanga at Muhanga Stadium on Sunday. The army side’s chase for what could be their 18th...

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 12:37am

Rayon host Sunrise as APR travel to Muhanga

Sunday  Rayon           Vs     Sunrise       15:00 Muhanga    Vs     APR              15:00 Marines       Vs   ...

Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 11:51am

Police optimistic for win against Heroes to look to close gap at top

Saturday Heroes Vs Police 15:00 Etincelles Vs Bugesera 15:00 Gicumbi Vs Kiyovu 15:00 Gasogi Vs Mukura 15:00 Rwanda Premier League hopefuls Police could reduce the deficit between themselves and APR to two points when they visit relegation-bound Heroes on Saturday. Kick-off 3pm, at...

Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 12:17am

Rayon pull out of Ubutwari Cup

Rwanda Premier League champions Rayon Sports have pulled out of this year’s Ubutwari football tournament, just a day before it starts. The development was confirmed to Saturday Sport by Jean Paul Nkurunziza, the club’s spokesperson. The last minute withdrawal is reportedly due to...

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 4:32pm

Police keen to keep pace with APR

Friday Police vs Gasogi Rwanda Premier League title hopefuls, Police will be hoping that they can reduce the gap on league leaders APR FC when they host Gasogi United at Kigali Stadium on Friday, February 7. Five points separate Police and APR, with the latter playing Marines on Sunday....

Friday, February 7, 2020 - 12:11am

Mukura hit by financial troubles

Rwanda Premier League side Mukura have reportedly been hit by financial troubles as they owe players and coaching staff up to four months in salary and allowances. The Huye-based outfit sit fourth on the league table with 28 points after 18 matches. Over the years, the club has kept Huye...

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 12:37am

Ulimwengu, Sarpong set for Rayon Sports return

JULES Ulimwengu and Michael Sarpong will 'soon' start playing for Rayon Sports again, the club has announced. The two strikers played a pivotal role as the Blues romped to their ninth league title last season.   Ulimwengu, who scored 30 goals for Rayon in all competitions in...

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 8:31pm

Heroes new coach Jaanus tasked to keep team in topflight league

Rwanda Premier League side Heroes FC have given newly appointed head coach Jaanus Reitel the unenviable task of keeping them in the topflight league after agreeing to a six-month deal. The Estonian tactician replaces Stephen Johansson who stepped down last month. The Kicukiro-based side are...

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 12:21am

Rayon thrash Espoir to cut gap on APR to four points

Sunday Gasogi vs Muhanga Gicumbi vs Police Musanze vs Mukura Sunrise vs Kiyovu Saturday  Etincelles 1-1 APR Rayon 3-0 Espoir  Heroes 0-0 Marines  RAYON Sports returned to their winning ways with a thumping 3-0 win over Espoir on Saturday as they cut the...

Sunday, January 19, 2020 - 8:08am

AS Kigali eye ‘vital’ win vs Bugesera

Friday Bugesera vs AS Kigali 15:00 With the chances of winning the league title all but over, AS Kigali travel to Bugesera Stadium hoping to snatch a crucial away win against Bugesera FC as they continue to push for a position in the top half of the table. The match gets underway at 3pm...

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 12:11am

APR seal massive four-year sponsorship deal with Azam

APR FC have struck a huge shirt sponsorship deal with Azam Group worth Rwf57 million a year.  The sponsorship agreement was signed on Wednesday afternoon, and will last for four years – starting with their Rwanda Premier League crunch against Etincelles at Umuganda Stadium on Saturday...

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 12:01pm

Mukura target top four finish

After falling out of the title race, Mukura Victory Sports have set themselves a target to finish in the top four in the Rwanda Premier League, head coach Spain Tony Hernandez has said. The Spaniard made the remarks after his team fought back to see off stubborn Sunrise 4-1 on...

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 12:11am

Rayon Sports: Kirasa demands consistency after AS Kigali draw

Alain Kirasa, the Rayon Sports interim coach, has urged his players to be consistent if they are challenge APR for the league title following their goalless draw against AS Kigali on Saturday. APR have now opened up a six-point advantage at the top of the Rwanda Premier League table after edging...

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 12:27am

APR eye Bugesera victory to extend lead as Rayon slip up

Sunday APR vs Bugesera 15:00 Mukura vs Sunrise 15:00 Etincelles vs Heroes 15:00 Kiyovu vs Espoir 15:00 Saturday AS Kigali 0-0 Rayon Marines 2-0 Gasogi Muhanga 0-1 Gicumbi RAYON Sports were held to a goalless draw by strugglers AS Kigali on Saturday at Kigali Stadium as their...

Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 12:18am

Struggling AS Kigali look to dent Rayon’s chances for title defence

Saturday AS Kigali Vs Rayon 15:00 Marines Vs Gasogi 15:00 Muhanga Vs Gicumbi 15:00 Sunday APR Vs Bugesera 15:00 Mukura Vs Sunrise 15:00 Etincelles Vs Heroes 15:00 Kiyovu Vs Espoir 15:00 AS KIGALI will be looking to put up a much better performance when they face reigning...

Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 12:14am

Police can win league title, says coach Haringingo

Friday Police Vs Musanze 15:00 Police head coach Francis Haringingo has vowed to work hard towards winning as many games as possible in his side’s remaining 14 matches in the Rwanda Premier season. The Burundian tactician says he is confident that guiding Police to their first league...

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 12:08am

Sugira powers Rayon to victory over Gasogi in first appearance

Rayon 1-0 Gasogi Gicumbi 1-2 Marines Musanze 2-1 AS Muhanga Sunrise 2-2 Police ERNEST Sugira has wasted no time in getting his loan stint with Rayon Sports off the ground as his solo goal inspired the Blues to a 1-0 win over Gasogi United at Kigali Stadium on Sunday. The 28-year old...

Monday, January 6, 2020 - 12:43am

Rayon keen on win against Gasogi to cut gap at the top

Alain Kirasa, the interim Rayon Sports head coach, has emphasized that his side have what it takes to bounce back against Gasogi United following their humiliating loss to APR a fortnight ago. The two teams face-off Sunday afternoon at Kigali Stadium, starting at 3pm. Just before the festive...

Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 1:20am

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