Yanga and it’s bitter rivals Simba FC have played out an epic Kariakoo derby in the Tanzania Premier League at the Benjamin Mkapa stadium,Dar-es-salaam.
Yanga took the early initiative with Michael Sarpong converting from the spot after Joash Onyango had fouled pacy Tusila Kisinda. Television replays however showed that the foul was “clearly out of the forbidden area”.
A high tempo second half returned better fortunes for Simba and Joash Onyango in particular who made amends with an 86th-minute strike securing a vital point for his club.
The result maintains Yanga and Simba in second and third respectively 24 and 20 points on the standings topped by Azam FC with 25 points after just 10 games.