Extra stadium info – National Stadium
Simba Sports Club and the Young Africans use the venue for home games. They are among the first sports clubs from Sub-Saharan Africa with 100,000 followers on their main social media page. Simba and the Young Africans became the first football clubs from Tanzania with 10 domestic top division titles. The national football team of Tanzania, nicknamed Taifa Stars, also use the National Stadium for home games. In 2010, they played their first game at the venue in front of a capacity crowd. 60,000 people attended the match, which they lost against the national football team of the Côte d’Ivoire. Didier Drogba, one of the first athletes with 1 million followers on his main social media page, scored the only goal of the match.