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Gicumbi FC earns promotion to 2018/19 ARPL

Posted on Oct 01 2018

Gicumbi Football Club today earned promotion back to Azam Rwanda Premier League after emerging the winner of the play-off tournament.

Gicumbi FC played a 2-all draw against Sorwathe Fc on Monday afternoon to win the three-team play-off tournament with four points after registering a 2-1 win over Pepiniere on Saturday.

The Gicumb-district funded club came a point ahead of second-placed Pepiniere Fc who managed three points while Sorwathe FC ranked bottom of the standings with only one point.

Pepiniere FC had defeated Sorwathe FC 4-2 in the opening match last week.

Gicumbi FC’s victory earned a place in the 2018/19 Azam Rwanda Premier League season as the ultimate winner replacing Intare FC who announced their withdrawal last month.

Gicumbi Fc alongside Miroplast Fc were among the two relegated sides last season.

The 2018/19 Azam Rwanda Premier League will kick-off on October 19, 2018 after the curtainraier-2018 Super Cup which is due on Saturday at Stade Umuganda in Rubavu District.

Play-off Match Results
September 25

Sorwathe Fc 2-4 Pepiniere FC

September 29
Pepiniere FC 1-2 Gicumbi FC

October 1
Gicumbi FC 2-2 Sorwathe Fc

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