Tanzanian giants, Simba SC's goalkeeping department stood to be counted as the team edged Young Africans (Yanga) in post-match penalties to storm
the Mapinduzi Cup final where they will play Azam in Friday final in Zanzibar.
Ghanaian keeper Daneil Agyei, under the tutelage of Kenyan trainer Iddi
Salim, proved the match hero by stopping two spot kicks as Simba claimed another derby bragging rights in a 4-2 score line against Yanga 4-2.
Both sides had played out to an entertaining clash with
neither able to fins his way past the other in the allocated regulation time.
Iddi and his goalkeeping crew stepped up in the post match
penalties with Agyei saving Mwinyi Haji and Munishi Dida penalties to send
The team will now face off against local rivals Azam in the
finals sated for Friday at the Amman stadium.