Yanga SC Are The New Champions NBC Premier League 2022 Young Africans Sports Club, commonly referred as YANGA is a football club based in Jangwani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Founded in 1935, the club play their home games at the Benjamin Mkapa Stadium.
Nicknamed “Utopolo mavi na usenge” (Citizens) and “Yanga” (Young Boys),the club has won 27 league titles and number of domestic cups, and have participated in multiple CAF Champions League editions. They have won the CECAFA Club Championship five times.Yanga Mabingwa Nbc Premier League
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The club became a symbol of the anti-colonial movement. Young Africans became associated with nationalists and freedom fighters, and inspired the political party TANU to adopt yellow and green as their primary colours. The club is currently in a process that will keep the club ownership 49% for investors and the rest 51% to the club members.
The club holds a long-standing rivalry with their cross-city rivals Simba, whom they contest the Dar es Salaam (better known as Kariakoo) derby. The rivalry was ranked 5th as one of the most famous African derbies.
The club’s origins can be traced back to the 1910s, but the club’s official history dates from 1935, when Dar es Salaam residents, who were classified as Africans by the Tanganyika colonial administration, decided to form a football club to compete in a league dominated by “non-African” football clubs. The earliest name of the club is reported to be New Young. Dar es Salaam Young Africans SC was later replaced, and the name was subsequently changed to Young Africans Sports Club.Matokeo Yanga sc vs Coastal Union June 15,2022
Its members squabbled about their team’s poor performance and outcomes after it was founded in 1935. In 1936, the club had an even worse and disappointing performance, prompting some members to separate and start a new squad. The breakaway’s proponents were Arabs who thought fit to incite discord among the club’s members, resulting in a split. They were successful, and they created Queens F.C. with the help of dissidents (currently Simba). Since then, the two teams, Young Africans and Simba, have been bitter rivals. The teams make up the most exciting encounter in the Sub-Saharan area, the eye-catching furious and always recognized as one of Africa’s top five most talked about derbies.