Rwanda Premier League

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

AS Kigali hold APR, Mukura fight back to edge Espoir

Saturday  APR 0-0 AS Kigali  Heroes 0-1 Bugesera Kiyovu 0-0 Etincelles Espoir 1-2 Mukura APR slipped up in their bid for the league title as they were held by struggling AS Kigali to a goalless draw at Kigali Stadium on Saturday afternoon. And, as a result, the army side...

Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 1:17am

Beken returns to Etincelles, tasked to finish in top four

Former Gicumbi coach Abdou ‘Beken’ Bizimana has been given the unenviable task of leading the Rubavu based side to a top four finish in the Rwanda Premier League after agreeing a four-month deal to replace Innocent Seninga who resigned recently. Bizimana, who previously coached...

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 12:23am

Ten-man APR beat Rayon to extend lead

Saturday APR 2-0 Rayon Mukura 2-4 Kiyovu Muhanga 0-0 Sunrise Marines 1-0 Musanze APR have opened up a five-point lead at the Rwanda Premier League summit following their 2-0 win over Rayon Sports despite being reduced to ten men early in the second half on Saturday. Young striker...

Wednesday, December 25, 2019 - 4:12pm

‘Too early to be counted out of title race’ – Rayon Sports coach

Rayon Sports coach Martinez Espinosa has insisted that his side still got a chance to retain the Rwanda Premier League title despite a not-so-good display against rivals APR on Saturday. The Blues lost 2-0 to ten-man APR at Amahoro Stadium as the latter extended their lead to six points....

Monday, December 23, 2019 - 12:56am

Misfiring AS Kigali set top five target

AS KIGALI have set an ambitious target to finish in the top five this season following their difficult 1-0 win over Heroes FC at Kigali Stadium on Friday. It was the third win for the City of Kigali-sponsored side halfway through the 30-match-round 2019/2020 Rwanda Premier League. Centre-back...

Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 6:13am

APR, Rayon square off in critical derby for top spot

Saturday APR                  Vs      Rayon         15:00 Marines        Vs     ...

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 1:15am

Sarpong and Bizimana score twice as Rayon thrash Mukura

Sunday Rayon 5-1 Mukura Espoir 0-0 AS Muhanga Kiyovu 1-3 Police Musanze 0-0 Etincelles Sunrise 1-1 Marines Michael Sarpong and Yannick Bizimana hit a brace each as Rwanda Premier League champions Rayon Sports crushed Mukura 5-1 at Kigali Stadium on Sunday. The thumping victory...

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 11:04am

Rayon, Mukura VS face off in crucial tie

Sunday Rayon vs Mukura - 15:00 Musanze vs Etincelles - 15:00 Kiyovu vs Police - 15:00 Sunrise vs Marines -15:00 Espoir vs AS Muhanga - 15:00 RAYON Sports and Mukura Victory Sport rekindle their old rivalry when they square off on Sunday at Kigali Stadium, starting at 3pm. It is a...

Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 12:18am

Heroes out to stop APR, Bugesera face Gicumbi test

Heroes Vs APR 15:00 Gasogi Vs ASKigali 15:00 Gicumbi Vs Bugesera 15:00 Heroes will be looking to become the first team to beat APR when the two sides face off on at Bugesera Stadium on Saturday afternoon, starting at 3pm. Leaders APR go into the match looking to stretch their current...

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 12:36am

Sunrise's Samson Babua targets top-scorer accolade

Sunday Sunrise Vs Marines 15:00 SUNRISE striker Samson Babua will be hoping to keep his scoring form when his side host Marines in the Rwanda Premier League at Nyagatare Stadium on Sunday. The Nigeria-born frontman has scored 11 goals in 13 league appearances this season, one strike ahead...

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 12:32am

Div2 league new season kicks off

Saturday Group B Vision Vs Etoile de l’Est 12:00 Nyagatare Vs Vision J.N 14:00 UR Vs Rugende 14:00 The 2019/2020 season of the second division football league starts on Saturday after being postponed twice last month. A total of 21 teams – split into two groups...

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 12:30am

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