Young boy during a game between arch rivals Simba SC and Young African (locally known as Yanga ).
When it comes to football rivalries few in Africa are more intense than the one between Simba and Yanga . The two biggest and oldest clubs in Tanzania based in the country’s commercial capital, Daresalaam and boast of the biggest fan base as well as titles won.
When the two sides meet in a derby that attracts over 40,000 spectators the city is transformed.
Simba means lion in Swahilli.