Tanzanian big side Simba SC claimed a 1-0 victory over Sports club villa in Build up match at the National stadium of Dar es Salaam on Saturday.
Skipper Issa Awadh Juma’s lonely strike in the dying minutes was enough to hand victory to the Tanzanian based outfit.
During the match SC Villa were reduced to ten men after left back Yasser Waibi was red carded just a minute to halftime.
This was the second time in the pre-season campaign the sixteen time record league holders were playing in Dar Es Salaam.
The other game was against Yanga FC and it ended in a one all draw.
Both clubs are testing their squads ahead of the upcoming football seasons.
Simba SC starting lineup; Vincent Angban, Hassan Kessy , Mohammed Hussein , Hassan Isihaka, Said Ndemla, Ibrahim Hajib, Hamisi Kiiza, Mussa Mgosi, Peter Mwalyanzi, Juuko Murushid, Justuce Majavi, .
SC Villa; Stephen Odongo, Misi Katende,Yeseri Waibi (RED CARD 44′), Henry Katongole, Paul Mbowa, Jonathan Mugabi, Godfrey Lwesibawa (Eturude Abel), Martin Kiiza, Tokko Fahad (Kasumba Umaru), Robert Achema.