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Sunday, December 10, 2023

Taifa Stars extinguish Flames

Tanzania’s Taifa Stars utilized a second half spell of excellence to overcome Malawi on Sunday, winning 2-0 courtesy of goals from Simba’s John Bocco and Kinondoni MC full back Israel Patrick. In the 68th minute the in form Bocco opened the scoring following the Malawi defense’s struggle to play the ball out of the back. Kibu Denis dispossessed a Flames defender and drew another defender and the goalkeeper over to cover before cutting back for Bocco to finish easily.

Soon after in the 75th minute, Denis did well once again to draw a foul in a dangerous position outside the Malawi penalty area. Patrick stepped up and delivered a brilliant free kick off the post and in, leaving Flames keeper Brighton Munthali stranded in frustration. Tanzania Daily News has a match recap in the link below and video of the goals is further below.

Taifa Stars extinguish Flames (Tanzania Daily News)