Tanzania’s representative at the CAF confederation cup for the upcoming 2020/2021 season, Namungo Football club aimes to reach group stage of the tournament for a first participation.
Namungo which is located at the Ruangwa District in the Lindi region through its Secretary General, Mr Ally Mkadeba said the competition is very tough because played by many African giants, nevertheless oNamungo’s aim is to the reach the group stage.
The club booked the ticket for the confederation cup after playing and losing (2-1 with Simba SC goals scored by Luis Miquissone and John Bocco while Edward Manyama reduced tally for Namungo.)
Nevertheless, Namungo was favoured by the competition rules of TFF which states that in case the winner of the Premier League is same as the winner of the Federation cup, the finalist of the cup will represent Tanzania at the CAF Confederation Cup.
Namungo this season played against simba sc in community shield that held at Sheikh Amr Abeid kaluta memorial stadium in Arusha region Northern Tanzania and bowed to Simba (2-0, with goals from Benard Morrison and John Bocco).
“our plan is to reach group stage and if we’re unlucky, we want at least to play the second round qualifiers and that can be accomplished because we have big squad with many experienced players” Said Mkadeba.
Namungo are anxiously waiting for the fixtures of the tournament that expected to start by late of November.