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
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 team, alongside Churchill Muloma, who returns to the starting team after four matches out and Masita Masuta who came off the bench to score in the last match.
From the team that took on Wazito FC in the last game, Oscar Wamalwa, Cliff Kasuti and John Kago drop to the bench with Mbongi, Masita and Muloma taking their places in the team then Benson Sande has also recovered after missing the Wazito game and takes a place on the bench.
Sande replaces Boniface Andayi in the team, while there is no place on the bench for Cylus Shitote who is out with malaria.
Kelvin Amwayi has recovered from a thigh injury but misses from the team while Boniface Onyango, who was also out with malaria as the team played Wazito, misses.
Starters: Jacktone Odhiambo (GK), Brian Birgen, Hassan Mohamed (c), George Omondi, Oliver Ruto, Bernard Ongoma, Omar Mbongi, Churchill Muloma, Elvis Nandwa, Michael Otieno, Masita Masuta.
Subs: James Saruni (GK), Benson Sande, Oscar Wamalwa, Ibrahim Shambi, Cliff Kasuti, Enosh Ochieng, Hamisi Abdalla.