All members of the Tanzanian National football team have received gif piece of a land per player from H.E John Joseph Pombe Magufuli following their historic qualification for the 2019 finals in Egypt for the first time since 39 years.
Each player of the male National team and members of the technical staff have each received a piece of land from the Tanzanian head of state.
The Taifa Stars of Tanzania out powered their group rivals Uganda 3-0 in their final group L qualifier match in Dar Es Salaam on Sunday.
Goals from Simon Msuva,Erasto Nyonyi and Aggrey Morris were enough to hand the 1980 AFCON attaindees a spot in Egypt 2019.
They are among 3 other East African countries that qualified for Africa’s most respected football event in June with Uganda, Burundi and Kenya completing the list.
The last time the 3 time CECAFA champions featured in an AFCON was during the 12th edition in 1980 when Nigeria hosted and won the event.
They ended their run at the group phase of the competition after two defeats and a draw scoring three goals.
Tanzania features among the New comers although with an AFCON spell already.
They join Madagascar,Burundi and Mauritania who are in the AFCON for the first time.