Gor Mahia fall to Rayon Sports in CAF Confederations Cup

Gor Mahia vs Rayon Sports
Gor Mahia forward Jacques Tuyisenge joins his counterpart Francis Mustafa in celebrating the latter's equalizer during their CAF Confederations Cup match played on Sunday August 19, 2018, at the MISC Kasarani
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Gor Mahia went down 2-1 to Rayon Sports in their fifth match of the CAF Confederations Cup group stages played on Sunday, August 19, 2018, at the MISC Kasarani.

Bonfilscaleb Bimenyimana shot the guests into a second-minute lead when he got to the end of a low cross by Eric Rutanga. Francis Mustafa would restore parity in the 24th minute but it’s the guests who had the last laugh courtesy of a second-half freekick by left back Eric Rutanga.

A late surge by the hosts failed to yield fruit, Rayon Sports holding on to put themselves in contention for a place in the quarterfinals of the competition.

Gor Mahia still tops Group D with eight points, similar to second-placed USM Alger. The latter has however scored a goal less. Rayon is third with six points while Yanga is fourth with four points from five matches.

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