Debut for Eugene, Mwanzia benched in team to play Homeboyz

Elijah Mwanzia will be starting from the bench in the match against Kakamega Homeboyz

The team to play Kakamega Homeboyz in the Wednesday 20th June SportPesa Shield round of 32 match at Afraha Stadium has been named with newly signed defender Eugene Ochieng handed a start by head coach Dunstan Nyaudo.

Ochieng starts in a few changes made from the team that drew with Bandari FC in the last outing on Sunday. He replaces Cylus Shitote who is named on the bench, alongside another new signing, Elijah Mwanzia, who arrived from Mathare United on Monday.

Masuta injured

Masita Masuta, who has scored in two meetings against Homeboyz this season misses out as he is injured while Oliver Ruto starts after being named among the reserves in the Bandari draw.

Jacktone Odhiambo starts in goal ahead of Timothy Odhiambo while Ibrahim Shambi gets another start, providing the defensive cover in midfield as Bernard Ongoma is named on the bench.

Starting XI: Jacktone Odhiambo (GK), Eugene Ochieng, Omar Mbongi, Oliver Ruto, Hassan Mohamed, George Omondi, Cliff Kasuti, Ibrahim Shambi, Elvis Nandwa, Enosh Ochieng, Daniel Waweru.

Subs: Timothy Odhiambo (GK), Cylus Shitote, Geoffrey Kokoyo, Bernard Ongoma, Churchill Muloma, Michael Otieno, Elijah Mwanzia.

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