Mayanga unveils Stars squad for Fifa date

Taifa Stars will play Botswana on September 2 at the Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam. The Fifa date will be marked from tomorrow to September 2.

Mayanga said yesterday the team will start training today in Dar es Salaam.

Goalkeepers in the side are Aishi Manula (Simba), Mwadini Ally (Azam FC) and Ramadhani Kabwili (Yanga).

Defenders are Gadiel Michael (Yanga), Boniphas Maganga (Mbao FC), Abdi Banda (Baroka FC/South Africa), Kelvin Yondani (Yanga), Salim Mbonde (Simba) and Erasto Nyoni (Simba).

Midfielders are Himid Mao (Azam FC), Hamis Abdallah (Sony Sugar, Kenya), Mzamiru Yassin (Simba), Said Ndemla (Simba), Simon Msuva (Difaa El Jadidah, Morocco), Shiza Kichuya (Simba), Farid Mussa (CD Tenerife, Spain) and Orgenes Mollel (FC Famalicao, Portugal).

Strikers are Raphael Daud (Yanga), Kelvin Sabato (Azam FC), Mbwana Samatta (KRC Genk/Belgium) and Elias Maguri (Dhofar FC/Oman).

Officials are Fulgence Novatus (assistant coach), Patrick Mwangata (goalkeepers’ trainer), Danny Msangi (manager), Dr. Richard Yomba (physician), Dr Gilbert Kigadye (physical trainer) and Ally Ruvu (kits attendant).