Rwanda Premier League

APR crowned champions as season ends due to Covid-19

APR have been crowned champions for a record-extending 18th time after the 2019/2020 Rwanda Premier League season was declared over amid the coronavirus pandemic. Rwanda football Federation (Ferwafa) made the announcement on Friday, May 22, with local powerhouse APR named champions as they...

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 10:55am

When will Rayon Sports put its house to order?

Since last weekend when Rwanda Football Federation (Ferwafa) banned Rayon Sports president Sadate Munyakazi from all football activities for six months and an ‘Advisory Committee’ was assigned to handle the team, there has been mixed reactions about the club's leadership. The...

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 2:00am

Gasogi target crucial win against Musanze

Saturday   Musanze    Vs    Gasogi        15:00 Heroes       Vs    Sunrise       15:00 Mukura     Vs   ...

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 1:03pm

Rayon vow not to give up 'until last day' in title race

André Casa Mbungo, the recently appointed head coach at Rayon Sports, has vowed to work hard in the quest for title defence amidst surging wins by rivals APR. Runaway leaders APR, who beat SC Kiyovu 1-0 on Tuesday, top the table with 57 points, seven ahead of reigning champions Rayon...

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 12:33pm

Bugesera fight back to sink Police, Mukura hold AS Kigali

Wednesday Bugesera 3-1 Police AS Kigali 2-2 Mukura Etincelles 0-0 Muhanga Bugesera have moved into eighth position in the Rwanda Premier League following their stunning comeback win over Police at Bugesera Stadium on Wednesday. Djuma Masudi’s side now have 30 points from 23...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 2:50pm

Could SC Kiyovu end APR’s unbeaten run?

Tuesday APR Vs Kiyovu 15:00 Sunrise Vs Gasogi 15:00 Espoir Vs Heroes 15:00 Musanze Vs Gicumbi 15:00 Marines Vs Rayon 15:00 ENDING APR’s unbeaten run in the Rwanda Premier League will serve as extra motivation for SC Kiyovu when the two sides square off at Kigali Stadium on...

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 12:26am

APR thrash Mukura to extend unbeaten run

Saturday Mukura 0-4 APR Rayon 2-1 Musanze Heroes 0-5 Kiyovu Gicumbi 0-1 Sunrise Marines 1-1 Etincelles Muhanga 1-0 Bugesera APR have continued their bid for ‘invincibles’ record after thumping Mukura 4-0 at Huye Stadium on Saturday. Strikers Innocent Nshuti and...

Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 1:51am

Mukura keen on ending APR’s unbeaten streak

Saturday Mukura Vs APR 15:00 Rayon Vs Musanze 15:00 Heroes Vs Kiyovu 15:00 Gicumbi Vs Sunrise 15:00 Marines Vs Etincelles 15:00 Muhanga Vs Bugesera 15:00 MUKURA Victory Sports have vowed to halt APR’s lengthy unbeaten run in the Rwanda Premier League when the two sides...

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 12:27am

Usengimana scores lone goal as APR edge Police to extend lead

Wednesday APR              1-0        Police Etincelles    1-2        Rayon Sunrise       1-2        Musanze Bugesera   0-1       ...

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 8:22pm

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

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