Ihefu, Singida Fountain Gate share spoils

SINGIDA: IHEFU and Singida Fountain Gate battled into a 1-1 draw in their NBC Premier League clash at Liti Stadium in Singida, yesterday.

Following the result, Singida Fountain Gate maintained their position in 10th place in the league standings, tied with Ihefu on 25 points.

However, Singida hold the edge in goal difference. Both teams displayed impressive performance from the midfield to create goal-scoring opportunities.

It was Singida Fountain Gate who scored first, through Nicholas Gyan in the 20th minute. Despite Singida’s early advantage, Ihefu tried to fight back, pressing Singida and creating chances.

However, they struggled to capitalise on their opportunities.

Unfortunately for them, the first half ended in favour of Singida. In the second half, Ihefu kept pressing, using their wingers to establish attacks from both flanks.

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Their efforts paid off in the 69th minute through Elvis Rupia. With the score level at 1-1, both teams proceeded cautiously, determined not to concede a goal as the clock ticked down towards the final whistle.

Looking ahead, Ihefu are set to face the ice cream makers – Azam FC, in their next NBC Premier League encounter, while Singida Fountain Gate will host Mashujaa at the CCM Kirumba Stadium in Mwanza. Both matches are scheduled for April 21st.

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