Two countries, eight teams; four from Tanzania, four from Kenya, battled it out in the quest to becoming East Africa's footballing giants at the SportPesa Super Cup tournament.
Will the winners, Gor Mahia, playing against Everton write a new chapter in their history books?
The inaugural SportPesa Super Cup is an annual eight-team knockout football tournament contested by professional football clubs under the sponsorship of online betting firm SportPesa. Participating teams hailing from Kenya, Tanzania, and Zanzibar competed against each other in the round of 8, from which 4 teams progressed to the semi-finals round.
Teams that participated in this year's competition were Gor Mahia FC, AFC Leopards, Tusker FC, Nakuru AllStars, Simba SC, Young Africans SC, Singida United, and Jang'ombe Boys FC. The winning team , Gor Mahia, have not only be crowned champions of the Super Cup but will also proceed to play against the prolific English Premier League team Everton FC