Rayon Sports FC to be crowned Champions
Written by: Administrator
Wednesday, July 5th, 2017, 12:40
The Azam Rwanda Premier League title crowning ceremony is scheduled for Saturday to champions Rayon Sports Fc at stade de Kigali in Nyamirambo.
The ceremony will be proceeded with a match organized to spice up the event, Rayon Sport will face Tanzanian outfit Azam Fc which is scheduled to arrive in the country on Thursday.
Rayon Sports won the 2016/17 Azam Rwanda Premier League title in May, their eighth league trophy in history.
The team of Massoud Irambona Djuma claimed the title with 73 points, twelve (12) points ahead of its adversary APR Fc following brilliant display in the season-long championship in which they won 22 matches, drawing seven and losing only once.
It was the first time since 2013 that Azam Rwanda Premier League champions Rayon Sports had won the league, hence giving the right to represent Rwanda in next year’s Total CAF Champions League.
Rayon’s other league titles were won in 1975, 1981, 1997, 1998, 2002 and 2004.