Sports in South Sudan

South Sudan Iner-State Sports Competion in Wau, 2013 [Gurtong file photo]
The South Sudan girls’ basketball team will be traveling to Uganda to compete in the East African schools tournament scheduled to take place in Uganda.
The Champions of South Sudan Cup Al-Hilal Juba football club has signed a two year sponsorship deal with AMS clothing yesterday, to supply the club with jerseys, and source potential sponsors for talented footballers.
Eastern Lakes State Union F.C football team beat Police F.C of Gok state 6-0 during a peace tournament organised by USAID-VISTAS in Rumbek to promote peace among communities.
In a peace tournament supported by USAID-VISTAS held in Yirol on Sunday, Union FC emerged as the winners of the tournament beating Ramciel 3-1.
A South Sudanese tycoon, Mr. Amin Akasha has offered to pay air tickets for the national football team of South Sudan to travel to Burundi to contest for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers game.

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