Tanzania: Al Hilal Worthy Drill for Simba
IT was a best drill for Simba who clobbered Sudan’s giants Al Hilal 4-1 in the Super Cup opener at Benjamin Mkapa Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday.
The very best from Simba on Wednesday was assaulting prowess against Al Hilal’s quality protecting equipment with Ugandan import, Jamal Salim Magoola made the busiest player in between the posts.
The match with Al Hilal brightly opened Simba’s endeavour to test and develop quality team that will deal with African giants; Al Ahly, AS Vita and Al Merreikh in the CAF Champions League.
The abundant win over Al Hilal gave Simba’s coach Didier Gomes Da Rosa a warm welcome as he witnessed all four goals being expertly transformed.
But the match brightest kid was Bernard Morrison who netted a brace while other objectives were scored by a Zimbabwean flying winger Perfect Chikwende and Larry Bwalya who played brilliantly at the middle of terrain.
Bwalya who was granted 500,000/- as a male of the match said he was happy with his and fellow gamers’ performance. “I am delighted to win as all of us played well,” said Bwalya in postmatch interview.
The match started vibrantly with Simba utilizing flanks to rob Al Hilal goal and it took them 38 minutes to score the opener. It was Larry Bwalya who opened the goal account after shooting house from a close quarters, completing Perfect Chikwende relocation.
Al Hilal responded strongly after conceding the goal and started their careful relocations towards Simba objective. Their efforts paid off 6 minutes later on when Salim Mohamed headed house an equaliser past Beno Kakolanya.
The teams chose a breather tied 1-1. Both groups came revitalized in the second half but none managed to score till 25 minutes later.Speedy winger Perfect Chikwende scored the 2nd objective for Simba in the 72nd minute a great combination.
The objectives ravaged Al Hilal who let Simba manage the game at their will. However most importantly was arrival of Bernard Morrison whose existence altered the speed of the video game. Morrison was the guy of the passing away minutes as he scored the 2 last objectives of the match.
It remained in the 86th minute when Morrison netted the third goal an excellent one-two with his fellow strikers. The Ghanaian import sealed the objective account 3 minutes later on when scored the fourth goal in the 89th minute. Standing a few metres from the box, Morrison curled a volley that addressed the far post past Magoola.
Simba Super Cup that includes Congo DR giants TP Mazembe is a competition developed by Simba to drill players for CAF Champions League. Simba will evaluate TP Mazembe in the second match of Super Cup at Benjamin Mkapa stadium this Sunday.
Simba’s Super Cup invitees; Al Hilal and TP Mazembe are likewise playing in CAF Champions League.