03 Sep, 19:58
Kenya Premier League side Ulinzi Stars retained the Eastern African Military games title after a 1-0 win over Tanzania in a match played on Sunday 3 September in Bujumbura.
Boniface Onyango netted the lone goal for Benjamin Nyangweso coached side in the first half and the side managed to hold on for a crucial win.
Journey to victory
Ulinzi kicked of their title defence with a 1-0 win over Burundi while their second match ended in a 1-1 to Uganda.
The Soldiers now shift focus on the league and they will be seeking to bag maximum points in their games as they continue the push for the league title.
The Nakuru based side has amassed 32 points from the opening 20 league games.
Ulinzi Starting XI: James Saruni, Geofrey Kokoyo, Brian Birgen, Mohamed Hassan, Omar Mbongi, Boniface Onyango, John Kago, Enosh Ochieng, Stephen Waruru, Samwel Onyango, Daniel Waweru
Subs: Jacktone Odhiambo, Ben Sande, Oliver Rutto, R. OMondi, Churchil Muloma, Abdalla Hamissi, Michael Otieno