Kigali, Rwanda – (African Boulevard News) – The head coach of Etoile de l’Est, Francois Nsengiyumva, has commended his players for their outstanding character in the team’s quest to win the top-flight football championship. In a recent game against Amagaju at Ngoma stadium, Etoile de l’Est secured a narrow 1-0 win.
Nsengiyumva praised his players for their determination, resilience, and ability to fight until the final whistle. He noted that the victory against Amagaju was crucial and the character shown by his players was remarkable. “We played with character, which is essential in every football game. The boys showed their resilience in the field, and that’s what we’ve been working on in our training sessions,” said Nsengiyumva.
The match was highly contested, with both teams struggling to break the deadlock in the first half. It was not until the 80th minute when Etoile de l’Est’s striker, Jean Claude Ndayisenga, scored the only goal of the game.
Nsengiyumva acknowledged that the win was not easy, but it was crucial in their pursuit of the top-flight football championship. He added that the team had been working hard, and the win was a reflection of their preparation and dedication.
Etoile de l’Est currently sits third in the Rwanda Premier League, four points behind table leaders APR. Nsengiyumva remains optimistic about his team’s chances, and he believes they have what it takes to fight for the championship.
“Our aim is to win every game, and we are taking each game at a time. The league is highly competitive, and we know every point counts. We have to maintain our character and resilience in every game,” he said.
Football analysts have praised Etoile de l’Est for their impressive form this season. They note that the team has been consistent in their performances, and their ability to bounce back from defeats is admirable.
With a few games left in the season, the race for the championship is heating up. Etoile de l’Est will face Rayon Sports in their next game, and Nsengiyumva believes his team is ready for the challenge.
“Our focus is on the next game. We respect Rayon Sports, but we are ready to give our best. Our character and fighting spirit will be critical in the game, and we will fight until the final whistle,” he said.
In conclusion, Etoile de l’Est’s head coach, Francois Nsengiyumva, has praised his team’s character in the top-flight football chase. The team’s resilience, determination, and fighting spirit have been instrumental in their success this season. As the race for the championship heats up, Etoile de l’Est remains focused on their goal and is determined to give their best in every game.