They endured the cold and heavy rain but dribbled the ball back and forth until they scored once into their Rivals net at Stade de Kigali in Nyamirambo.
Rayon Sports has made history becoming the first Rwandan football club to reach the quarterfinals of the TOTAL CAF Confederations Cup 2018.
The Blues thrashed Tanzania’s Yanga FC 1-0 in their second leg and last group D game in a match.
Rayon Sports got their lone and win goal in the 18th minute through Bonfils Caleb Bimenyimana who dribbled well past Young Africans’ defender Kevin Yondani and scored a beautiful goal.
The win put Rayon Sports in the second place in group D with nine points behind USM Alger who finished their six games with 11 points.
In the other group D fixture, USM Alger beat Kenyan giants Gor Mahia 2-1 and progressed to the quarterfinals with Rayon Sports while Gor Mahia finished third with eight points and Young Africans who finished fourth with only four points.