Monthly Archives: May 2018

Win over AllStars wraps up preps for Shield opener

[caption id="attachment_1144" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Players celebrate Masita Masuta's goal against Chemelil Sugar at Afraha Stadium on Sunday 29th April. The team leaves on Friday 1st June for the SportPesa Shield opener against Transmillan FC[/caption] Head coach Dunstan Nyaudo finished up the preparation for the Sportpesa Shield opening game against Transmillan FC with a 2 – 1 win over National Super League (NSL) side Nakuru AllStars

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Date set for postponed Gor Mahia game

[caption id="attachment_1271" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Hassan Abdalla in action against Gor Mahia in a past match at Afraha Stadium.[/caption] The Kenyan Premier League (KPL) has set a new date for the postponed game against Gor Mahia, which was supposed to be played in the 15th round of matches – on Sunday 13th May at Afraha Stadium. The clash will now be staged on Saturday 23rd June at the Afraha Stadium, starting 3pm, as per the new

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Birgen wishes team well as he exits stage

[caption id="attachment_892" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Defender Brian Birgen shields Posta Rangers' Titus Achesa away in a past game on Sunday 18th March, 2018. The defender played his last game for the 2018 season in the 1 - 2 loss to Sofapaka on Sunday 27th May.[/caption] Right back Brian Birgen will not be part of the team for the second half of the season as he exits to pursue career progression courses in the military and he has passed

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Ulinzi slump to home loss against Sofapaka

[caption id="attachment_1266" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Masita Masuta in action during the Sofapaka game on Sunday 27th May at Afraha Stadium[/caption] The six – game unbeaten run established by Ulinzi Stars was broken by Sofapaka on Sunday 27th May after suffering a 1 – 2 loss at the Afraha Stadium, courtesy of first half goals from Kepha Aswani and Umaru Kasumba’s goals. On form forward Elvis Nandwa hit the consolation goal, also coming

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Mbongi makes a comeback in Sofa clash

[caption id="attachment_1085" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Omar Mbongi in action during the preseason friendly match against Posta Rangers in January 2018. He returns to the team for the game against Sofapaka[/caption] Omar Mbongi is back to full fitness after spending two months out and will be in the starting team for the clash against Sofapaka on Sunday 27th May at Afraha Stadium. The defender’s return marks one of the three changes in the

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Trio back in training, Shitote out of Sofapaka game

[caption id="attachment_1260" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Benson Sande is among players back in training after missing the Wazito game with illness[/caption] The team continued with preparations for the Sunday 27th May game against Sofapaka in the 17th week of matches in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) with the Friday 25th May session coming with a boost as three players previously unavailable joining their mates in training. Kelvin Amwayi,

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Sofapaka game the last for Birgen in 2018

[caption id="attachment_892" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Defender Brian Birgen shields Posta Rangers' Titus Achesa away in a past game on Sunday 18th March, 2018[/caption] Key defender Brian Birgen will not be with the team for the remainder of the season after the match against Sofapaka, which comes on Sunday 27th May at Afraha Stadium, head coach Dunstan Nyaudo has revealed. The right back is scheduled to go for a military progression course

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Bikokwa ready to fight for place in the team

[caption id="attachment_1243" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Mark Bikokwa in a past training session at St. Mary's School in Nairobi[/caption] Ulinzi Stars will have a major boost in the second leg of the 2018 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) campaign as Mark Barasa Bikokwa returns to the fold following a lengthy absence as he took part in a military course in Isiolo. The former Nzoia Sugar forward has already started training under head coach Dunstan

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Shield competition will get good focus, CEO assures

Ulinzi Stars FC CEO Maj. Godwin Baraza has assured the team will handle the 2018 Shield competition with the deserved seriousness, after attending the tournament’s launch on Monday 21st May, which saw the team paired with Kitale based side, Trasnmillan FC. It will be an away game for Ulinzi Stars in the first round of the competition, which will be staged on the first weekend of June and Major Baraza, reacting to the draw, termed it an exciting

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Ulinzi glides back to second with win over Wazito

[caption id="attachment_1235" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Masita Masuta leads the celebrations after scoring the second goal in the win over Wazito FC on Saturday 19th May at Ruaraka Stadium[/caption] Two goals, three points, Elvis Nandwa and a clean sheet was the story of the game as Ulinzi Stars once again showed impressive mental strength in the second half to muscle past Wazito FC in the Kenyan Premier League game staged at Ruaraka Stadium

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