Armée Patriotique Rwandaise F.C.

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APR FC
Armée Patriotique Rwandaise FC (logo).jpg
Full name Armée Patriotique Rwandaise Football Club
Nickname(s) A.P.R.
Founded 1993
Ground Stade Régional Nyamirambo[1]
Kigali, Rwanda
Ground Capacity 22,000
Chairman Rwanda Jack Musemakweli
Manager DR petrovic
League Rwanda National Football League
2016–17 2nd

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.[2]

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

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
3 Rwanda DF Albert Ngabo
8 Rwanda Bizimana djihad
10 Rwanda Sekamana Maxime
11 Rwanda Sibomana Patrick
15 Rwanda Butera Andrew
21 Rwanda GK Kimenyi Yves
24 Rwanda Manishimwe Emmanuel
No. Position Player
26 Rwanda Bigirimana Issa
30 Rwanda Habyarimana Innocent
29 Rwanda Nkizingabo Fiston
33 Rwanda Twizerimana Onesme
34 Rwanda Itangishaka Blaise
35 Rwanda Mucyo ngabo Fred
36 Rwanda Nininahazwe Fabrice
38 Rwanda Nshuti Innocent

Staff[edit]

Managers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://aprfc.rw/
  2. ^ 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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