Villa Squad are in serious survival battle for the Mainland premiership berth as they face Moro United at the Chamazi Stadium in Dar es Salaam this afternoon.
With just 16 points collected from 21 appearances, Villa are lying deep into the relegation zone with Police Dodoma as their partners.
Their opponents Moro United are also not very far from the relegation zone as they have a cushion of two points adrift of the borderline.
The match is highly crucial for either side as United would like to romp into safe horizon while Villa Squad have similar mission.
Moro United have six matches to wind up the season, including today’s tie. The match is expected to be a thriller basing on the urgent need of either side to haul maximum points.
Dar es Salaam-based Andrew Shamba is the match referee while assisted by linesmen Samson Kobe and Idd Mikongoti.
Former Simba player Arthur Mwambeta is match commissioner while referees assessor is Emmanuel Chaula from Rukwa.
Another premiership fixture this afternoon is between Mtibwa Sugar and hosts Ruvu Shooting at the Mabatini venue in Mlandizi.
Arusha-based female referee Judith
Gamba will be assisted by Saada Tibabimale of Mwanza and Hellen Mduma to officiate the match.
Juma Safisha is assistant referee while Hamis Kissiwa becomes the match commissioner.