The Football Club “Rutunga Star FC”, the Lake-Visionaries, is a football training and talent development centre by the Star Football Academy with aims to train young athletes and provide them with skills that will help them become successful in both life and soccer.
Club’s Vision: Through sports programs by the Star Football Academy, Rutunga Star Football Club strives to create a Burundi led by well-informed and responsible citizen leaders who possess the discipline and skills they need to build the country they deserve.
Club’s Mission: Rutunga Star Football Club’s mission is to promote positive youth development and citizenship through high quality sports instruction, top-tier academic training, and an integrated life-skills program that encourages young members to focus on the future, avoid risk and engage in the world with a global perspective.
Club’s Belief: Rutunga Star Football Club‘s purpose is to kindle the love for soccer. The Club believes that every child can benefit from playing sports and prides itself in promoting fair play, positive attitudes, teamwork, self-respect and personal self-esteem.
Club’s Promise: Rutunga Star Football Club, the Lake-Visionaries, promises to promote joy, ignite passion and develop skills. The Club’s programs are designed to develop both technical and personal skills, building a foundation for youth development both on and off the court.
The Club, “Rutunga Star FC“, is based in Rutunga, Zone Gitaza of Commune Muhuta in Rumonge Province of the Republic of Burundi. It was founded on April 5th, 2015 by John-Clinton Nsengiyumva through the NGD Foundation in Rutunga and for the people of Rutunga.
The Rutunga Star FC, the Lake-Visionaries, currently plays in 4th Division (U17) of the Football Association of Bujumbura and is also affiliated in the 5th and 6th Divisions of Cadet Football Association of Muha in the City of Bujumbura. The Club is chaired by Mr. Augustin NIYOHABWE, as President, assisted by Mr. Dieudonné KWIZERA, as Secretary General.