🇹🇿 Azam falter in title race as Alliance punish Mwadui
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🇹🇿 Azam falter in title race as Alliance punish Mwadui

Azam on Wednesday failed to claw back Simba SC Tanzania Premier League lead when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Ndanda at Nangwanda Grounds.

The second-placed Azam have now 45 points, 14 off leaders Simba, and will be now be fighting to fend off Yanga FC in third place. 

Vitalis Mayanga gave the hosts a 10th-minute lead before Andrew Simchimba levelled for Azam with 14 minutes left of the clock.

In Mwanza, Davi Richard scored a hattrick as Alliance thrashed visiting Mwadui 4-1. Mwadui now are firmly in relegation zone with 19 points while Alliance climb to 12th on the log with 28 points. 

In Dodoma, Prisons played to a goalless draw with visiting Mtibwa Sugar. 

Tanzania Premier League results

  • Tanzania Prisons 0-0 Mtibwa Sugar
  • Alliance 4-1 Mwadui
  • Ndanda1-1 Azam