Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) has organised the Super Cup match which will pit traditional rivals Rayon Sports and APR Fc on September 23, 2017 at Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu District.
The game, which will be played at 18h00, will serve as a curtain raiser for the next season’s Azam Rwanda Premier League which has been scheduled to kick-off on September 29, 2017.
Rayon Sports are the defending champions of the Azam Rwanda Premier League while APR Fc are the 2017 Peace Cup winners.
The Super Cup match between the two rival clubs will be preceded with two friendly matches. The opening friendly match will pit women football clubs; Scandinavia WFC, winners of the 2017 second division league and AS Kigali WFC, reigning first division league champions. Kick-off will be at 13:00.
The second friendly match will pit league side Etincelles Fc against DR Congolese side Virunga Fc se to begin at 15:30 before the main game is played at 18h00.
The 2017 Super Cup match is sponsored by Azam TV, the main broadcaster of Rwanda Football league, Azam Rwanda Premier League.
Rayon Sports will represent Rwanda at next year’s CAF Champions League while APR Fc will take part in the CAF Confederation Cup.