The Simba Sports Club is a football organization with its headquarters in Kariakoo, which is located in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Queens was chosen as the name for the new club that emerged in 1936 after Tanzania Giants, Dar Young Africans, split off to form their own organization. The club was named after her Majesty, the Queen of England. The club’s history includes a number of name changes, including Queens, Eagles, and finally Sunderland. 1971 saw them change their name to Simba (Swahili for “Lion”).KIKOSI cha Simba SC vs Kagera Sugar August 20,2022 (NBC Premier League 2022/2023)
Simba SC have triumphed in a total of 21 league competitions, as well as five domestic cup competitions, and have competed in the CAF Champions League on many occasions. They have also won the CECAFA Club Championship a total of six times, making them one of the most successful clubs in East African football.
Benjamin Mkapa Stadium is the location of all of Simba’s home matches. Simba’s Instagram account had 1.9 million followers in 2022, representing an increase of 89% from the previous year. This made it the football club with the most rapidly expanding account on Instagram.
The club has a total budget of Sh 6.1 Billion (which is equivalent to $5.3 million) for the 2019/2020 season, making it one of the richest in East Africa.