Luis Misiko scored the only goal as Umeme Bees edged out debutants Nyoi FC to storm into the semifinals of the annual Kothbiro football tournament at the Iconic Ziwani Sports Grounds.
His 62nd minute goal was enough as Umeme Bees, popularly called Lollipops became the first team to qualify to the best four in the quarterfinals.
The win takes them to their first semi-finals in a little more than a decade. Ironically the team has been playing almost wholly together since they were kids.
Following their win, they will battle out with Kingstone fc. Kingstone from Shauri Moyo defeated Ping fc 2-0 in the second quarterfinal at the same venue.
The semi-final will be played on Saturday 27th, 3pm at the Ziwani Sports grounds.
Today, there will be two quarterfinals action with Allin Jua Kali taking on Napoli in the morning then MASA will tackle Dallas fc from Muthurwa at 3pm.