TANGA, Mkwakwani Stadium: A 70th minute towering header by substitute Clement Mzize has rewarded Young Africans a 1-0 win over Coastal Union.
The tense match at Mkwakwani Stadium in Tanga on Wednesday evening has seen Yanga sitting 5 points clear at the top of the league table.
The defending champions now have secured 24 points from nine matches and have netted 26 goals.
For the hosts, they remain on 13th place with 7 points in the bag and have cherished one victory also in nine encounters.
Tomorrow, the league action continues with a solo fixture as Simba face Namungo at Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam.
The Reds are looking to make positive reaction following a disappointing 5-0 defeat from Yanga in their previous traditional derby clash.