Jacques Tuyisenge

Jacques Tuyisenge (born 22 September 1991) is a Rwandan professional footballer who plays for the Angolan Premier League side Petro de Luanda[1] and the Rwanda national team.

Jacques Tuyisenge
Personal information
Full name Jacques Tuyisenge
Date of birth (1991-09-22) 22 September 1991 (age 28)
Place of birth Rwanda
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Petro de Luanda
Number 9
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Kiyovu Sports
2011–2015 Police 33 (13)
2016– Gor Mahia (50)
2020– Petro de Luanda
National team
2011– Rwanda 41 (14)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 august 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 September 2019

Club careerEdit

PoliceEdit

Tuyisenge joined local club Police at the age of 16.[citation needed] He was a regular starter and in his first season at the club he scored 11 goals.[citation needed]

Gor MahiaEdit

Tuyisenge joined Kenyan Premier League club Gor Mahia on a $4,000 deal from Police in Rwanda.[2] He scored his first goal in the 21st minute against Tusker from an overhead kick.[citation needed]

Petro de LuandaEdit

In August 2019, Tuyisenge signed with Petro de Luanda in the Angolan league, the Girabola.[3]

International careerEdit

On 4 June 2016, Tuyisenge scored two goals in a 3-2 home defeat against Mozambique.[citation needed]

International goalsEdit

As of match played 10 September 2019. Rwanda score listed first, score column indicates score after each Tuyisenge goal.[4]
International goals by date, venue, cap, opponent, score, result and competition
No. Date Venue Cap Opponent Score Result Competition
1 12 December 2014 Stade Régional Nyamirambo, Kigali, Rwanda 12   Gabon 1–0 1–0 Friendly
2 28 August 2015 Amahoro Stadium, Kigali, Rwanda 16   Ethiopia 2–1 3–1
3 17 November 2015 Stade Régional Nyamirambo, Kigali, Rwanda 20   Libya 1–1 1–3 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
4 21 November 2015 Addis Ababa Stadium, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 21   Ethiopia 1–0 1–0 2015 CECAFA Cup
5 24 November 2015 Awassa Kenema Stadium, Awasa, Ethiopia 22   Tanzania 1–2 1–2
6 27 November 2015 Awassa Kenema Stadium, Awasa, Ethiopia 23   Somalia 2–0 3–0
7 10 January 2016 Umuganda Stadium, Gisenyi, Rwanda 28   DR Congo 1–0 1–0 Friendly
8 4 June 2016 Amahoro Stadium, Kigali, Rwanda 33   Mozambique 1–1 2–3 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualification
9 2–2
10 16 October 2018 Stade Régional Nyamirambo, Kigali, Rwanda 37   Guinea 1–1 1–1 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualification
11 18 November 2018 Stade Huye, Butare, Rwanda 38   Central African Republic 1–0 2–2
12 2–1
13 10 September 2019 Stade Régional Nyamirambo, Kigali, Rwanda 41   Seychelles 3–0 7–0 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification
14 4–0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ngulu, Dan. "Gor Mahia defends hefty Tuyisenge price". Archived from the original on 2018-08-01. Retrieved 2016-08-15.
  2. ^ Ngulu, Dan. "Gor Mahia defends hefty Tuyisenge price". Archived from the original on 2018-08-01. Retrieved 2016-08-15.
  3. ^ "Futebol: Plantel do Petro de Luanda 2019/20" (in Portuguese). ANGOP.com. 15 Aug 2019.
  4. ^ Jacques Tuyisenge at Soccerway

External linksEdit