By Amini Nyaungo
TANZANIA Sports Minister Dr. Harrison Mwakyembe will be guest honour at the National Stadium today when Yanga SC takes on Township Rollers of Botswana in the Africa Champions League.
Yanga spokesperson Dismas Ten told Azania Post that Mwakyembe will lead thousands of fans to support the team.
“We are expecting huge support from our fans,” he said adding that since the entrance fee was affordable, Yanga expects the stadium to be filled with huge supporters.
The team announced yesterday that a VIP stand will cost a fan only Sh20,000 with VIP B and VIPC costing Sh10,000 and Sh5,000 respectively.
Yanga is expected to travel to Botswana for the return leg match in a weeks’ time after today’s match.
If the team progress, it will be given Sh1.3bn in preparation funds for the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF).