Mukura Victory Sports F.C.

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Mukura Victory
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Full name Mukura Victory Sports et Loisirs Football Club
Founded 1963
Ground Stade Huye
Butare, Rwanda
Ground Capacity 10,000
Chairman Olivier Nizeyimana
League Rwanda National Football League
2015–16 3rd
Website Club home page

Mukura Victory Sports et Loisirs Football Club, commonly known as Mukura Victory Sports or simply Mukura, is an association football club from Butare, Rwanda. Founded in May 1963, the club currently competes in the Rwanda National Football League and plays its home games at Stade Huye.

Achievements[edit]

  • Coupe du 05 Juillet (now PEACE CUP):[2] 4
1978, 1986, 1990, 1992

Performance in CAF competitions[edit]

1994 – First Round
2000 – First Round
1982 – First Round
1987 – First Round
1988 – First Round
1993 – Preliminary Round
2001 – Preliminary Round

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player[3]
1 Rwanda GK André Mazimpaka
2 Rwanda MF Bukuru Christophe
3 Rwanda DF Manirareba Ambroise
4 Burundi MF Harerimana Lewis
5 Burundi FW Ngama Emmanuel
6 Rwanda FW Arstide Habihirwe
7 Rwanda FW Hakizimana Kevin
8 Burundi FW Hussein Cyiza Mugabo
9 Burundi FW Ndayishimiye Christophe
10 Rwanda MF Jean Claude Zagabe
11 Rwanda GK Djumaine Hassan
12 Rwanda MF Kwizera Trésor
No. Position Player
13 Rwanda DF Twagirayezu Fabien
14 Rwanda MF Samba Cédric
15 Rwanda MF Abu Ndayegamiye
16 Rwanda FW Ibrahim Nshimiyimana
17 Rwanda MF Ali Niyonzima
18 Rwanda DF Ndikumana Patrick
19 Rwanda DF Rugirayabo Hassan
20 Rwanda DF Mwiseneza Daniel
21 Rwanda MF Rushami Valentin
22 Rwanda DF Shyaka Philbert
23 Rwanda DF Simpenzwe Hamidou
24 Rwanda FW Habimana Yussuf

Technical Staff[edit]

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Name Position
Belgium Ivan Jacky Minnaert Head Coach
Rwanda Nshimiyimana Canisius Assistant Coach
Rwanda Muhabura Radjab Goalkeepers Coach
Rwanda Rwabuneza Richard Team Doctor
Rwanda Nshimyumuremyi Baptiste Team Physio

Management[edit]

Name Position
Rwanda Olivier Nizeyimana Président
Rwanda Abraham Nayandi Vice President
Rwanda Fidèle Niyobuhungiro Secretary General
Rwanda Paulin Mutemberezi Treasurer

Youth academy squad[edit]

Mukura have been helping a number of young players of the region to become big names in the country. Among them the former Captain Nshimiyimana Canisius who is the Assistant Coach in the club. Mukura Youth System is made of more than 45 young players from the age of 11 to 18. Gashugi Abdul Kareem,(brother of Mukura former midfielder Djuma Munyaneza) currently playing for Kiyovu SC is another talented product of Mukura Youth System.

Stadium[edit]

The Home of Mukura V.S, Stade Huye is located near the office of Huye District next the national road 1. The 10,000 all-seater Arena will hosted the Group B matches in the 2016 CHAN.It was constructed in collaboration with Rwanda Ministry of Sports and Culture and Huye District. It comprises offices,dressing rooms and sports museum.

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