Sports in South Sudan

Gonzaga Football Club players celebrate a goal [Photo by Mabor Riak]
Gonzaga Football Club on Monday emerged winners in the South Sudan Cup qualifiers beating Holy Family FC in Rumbek 2-0.
In the competitions for the South Sudan Cup in Aweil State where 22 teams participated in the knockout stages, El Mariekh football club emerged as the winner on Monday by beating El Salam FC 2-1 in a highly attended match.
Hosts Egypt got off to a flying start with an 87-76 win over South Sudan in the FIBA AfroBasket 2017 Group F Qualifier opener on Sunday at the Cairo Stadium, Olympic Center in the Egyptian capital.
Residents of Rumbek turned out in big numbers on Wednesday to welcome back the winners of the national peace and unity football cup organized by Japan International Cooperation Agency, JICA.
The Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Freedom group company has arrived Rumbek to officially open the South Sudan football premier league tournament.

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