Pre season friendly:
Aug- 14- 2017
Vipers SC Vs Azam FC
St Mary’s stadium
Vipers sports club will host Tanzania top flight club Azam FC in a pre season friendly match at the St Mary’s stadium on Monday, August 14.
The game will be televised live on Azam TV.
Azam are already in the country and will be returning to the St Mary’s stadium for the second time after playing to a 2-2 draw with the Uganda Cranes on Tuesday.
Vipers head coach Miguel Da Costa is optimistic this will be a good test for his side as they intensify preparations ahead of the new season.
‘They are a good side that I think will give us a real challenge,’ he said.
The Portuguese has prepared his charges well and expects them to put a good show against the Tanzanian side who will be the first foreign club to face Vipers in a pre season game at their new home.
With no fresh injury worries, Da Costa has no fresh injury worries and expects to field a very strong side for this friendly.
This will be the Venoms’ fourth test having played Natete select, Mbarara City and Hima FC winning two and drawing the other.