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Nyangweso happy with team progress in preseason

It is just about four weeks before the 2019/20 season gets underway and head coach Benjamin Nyangweso is confident Ulinzi Stars will be ready for action when the opening whistle goes. The team played its first high tempo preseason friendly match on Wednesday 31st July, falling 1 – 2 to Tusker FC at Ruaraka ground and reacting to the performance in the clash, the coach noted that he picked a number of positives from it. Without giving much focus

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Two high profile friendlies planned as team shifts base to Nairobi

After two weeks of intensive high altitude training in Nanyuki, head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has moved his charges to Nairobi to continue with the final part of the preseason program, which will also see the team play two high profile friendly matches. On Wednesday 31st July, the team will be facing off with 11 – time Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions Tusker FC at the Kasarani Stadium, starting 0900hrs. The second friendly match will come

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Ulinzi Youth incorporated in Nanyuki schedule on mentorship program

After spending a week in camp at the high altitude Nanyuki training base, Ulinzi Stars created time to visit the club’s junior teams – the Ulinzi Stars U20 and Ulinzi Stars U13 teams at the Laikipia Air Base as part of the club’s mentorship program. Led by the club’s Officer in Charge, Cpt Kelvin Opuko, the team had sessions with the two youth teams and also had the senior team face off with the U20 side in an exhibition match, which ended

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Team shifts base for high altitude training

After weeks of preseason training in Nakuru, Ulinzi Stars’ base has shifted to Nanyuki in the Mount Kenya region, where head coach Benjamin Nyangweso is set to shape up his charges for the 2019/20 season. The team set base in Nanyuki on Sunday 14th July. The high altitude training is aimed at developing the players’ endurance as the target for the new season remains to better the 2018/19 performance and as the team sets camp there, the Officer-in-Charge,

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Thairu the first signing as Nyangweso gets down to work

Preparations for the 2019/2020 season have kicked off and head coach Benjamin Nyangweso will have a boost in his playing unit with the acquisition of midfielder Kelvin Thairu, who is officially confirmed as the first new signing. Up until the end of the 2018/19 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) season, Thairu was attached to Mount Kenya United, and started in both games as the team, which was eventually relegated, played Ulinzi Stars. Head coach Nyangweso

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Saruni, Enosh called up for CHAN duty

[caption id="attachment_1918" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Enosh Ochieng has been named in the CHAN qualifiers provisional team along with skipper James Saruni[/caption] The Kenya national team, Harambee Stars head coach Sebastien Migne has called up two Ulinzi Stars players – James Saruni and Enosh Ochieng to the 2020 African Nations Championships (CHAN) qualification provisional team. The team is set to hit camp in preparation for the first

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OIC hails positivity in camp as team eyes better season

A not-so-impressive campaign in 2018/19 is sure to fuel Ulinzi Stars to a better charge in 2019/20 and as the teams gets down to its paces, the club’s Officer – in – Charge, Cpt Kelvin Opuko has stated his satisfaction at the progress of the preseason training thus far. The team reported back to training on Monday 1 July and after nine days of high intensity training he is pleased with the general mood and the work rate the charges have put

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