Armée Patriotique Rwandaise F.C.

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APR FC
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Full name Armée Patriotique Rwandaise Football Club
Nickname(s) A.P.R.
Founded 1993
Ground Amahoro Stadium
Kigali, Rwanda
Ground Capacity 30,000
Chairman Rwanda Jack Musemakweli
Manager Jimmy Mulisa
League Rwanda National Football League
2016–17 1st

Armée Patriotique Rwandaise Football Club, commonly known as simply A.P.R., is a football club from Kigali in Rwanda. The club plays their home games at Amahoro Stadium. The club was founded in June 1993 as the team of the Rwandese Patriotic Front.[1]

Despite their short history, they are Rwanda's leading football club and have won thirteen Rwandan league titles and Rwandan Cup in seven times and the CECAFA Clubs Cup in 2004, 2007 and 2010 after ending up as losing finalists in that competition in 1996 and 2000.

Achievements[edit]

1995, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016
2002, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014
2004, 2007, 2010
2017

Performance in CAF competitions[edit]

1996 – Second Round
2004 – Intermediate Round
2005 – Second Round
2009 – First Round
2003 – Semi-Finals
1998 – First Round
1999 – First Round

Current squad[edit]

As of February 21, 2014. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Rwanda GK Emery Mvuyekure
2 Rwanda DF Michel Rusheshangoga
3 Rwanda DF Albert Ngabo
7 Rwanda MF Migi Mugiraneza
8 Rwanda DF Emery Bayisenge
No. Position Player
13 Rwanda DF Ismael Nshutinamagara
19 Rwanda MF Yannick
20 Rwanda MF Hegman Ngomirakiza
22 Rwanda MF Jean-Claude Iranzi
30 Rwanda GK Jean-Claude Ndoli

Staff[edit]

Managers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roy D. Hacksaw (22 April 2010). "Armee Patriotique Rwandaise FC (Rwanda)". The Boys in Black and White. Blogspot.com. Retrieved 15 July 2012. 

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