Simba SC are on the verge of clinching the Tanzania Premier League title following a routine 2-0 win over Mbeya City on Wednesday.
Their closet challengers failed to close the gap after Azam went down 1-0 to Kagera Sugar while Yanga Sc were held to 2-2 draw by Namungo.
Simba have now opened a 20-point gap with second placed Azam who are on 58 points while Yanga are third with 57 points.
John Bocco notched a brace as Simba condemned Mbeya City to their 15th loss of the season and they are now 17th with 30 points.
With Simba coasting to league glory, Azam and Yanga intensify the fight for the second position. Azam travel to Biashara United while Yanga welcome Ndanda at National Stadium on Saturday.
Tanzania Premier League 2019/20:
- Mbeya City Council 0-2 Simba
- Kagera Sugar 1-0 Azam
- Young Africans 2-2 Namungo