Tag archive of Benjamin Nyangweso

We have to build on Sofapaka draw, Nyangweso calls

Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has welcomed the point picked in the Saturday 14th September Kenyan Premier League (KPL) match against Sofapaka, as he called on his charges to pick the positives from it going to the next assignment. Ulinzi Stars had a dominant game at the Afraha Stadium but all that came to a share of the spoils as the two former KPL champions shared a point a piece. The team will face Mathare United next, and going to the game at

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Nyangweso positive despite key players’ absence

Ulinzi Stars’ journey in the 2019/20 season will start of at the Moi Stadium in Kisumu, in a 1400hrs kickoff against newly promoted Kenyan Premier League (KPL) side Kisumu All Stars and going to the match, head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has insisted on the crucial importance of starting off with a win. The coach, a league winner with the team in 2010, will not have a number of key players, who are out for various reasons but he has full confidence

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EAC Military Games great for preseason programme

Just over a week remains before the East African Community Military Games commence, with Kenya playing host and ahead of the competition, which Ulinzi Stars will be representing Kenya, head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has termed the tournament very timely. The games commence on Tuesday 13th August and will run up to August 23rd. The team is currently in preseason and with high targets set for the coming season, Nyangweso says his players will gain massively

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CDF Cup fever catching up, Nyangweso hopes to scout at event

The 2019 Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) Cup football tournament will this time round be staged at the Lanet Barracks in Nakuru and as teams prepare for the much anticipated showpiece, head coach Benjamin Nyangweso is hoping to get hold of a few players, to bolster his team in preparation for the 2019/20 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) campaign. The competition is set to start on 20th June and run to 4th July and ahead of kickoff, coach Nyangweso has termed

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Nyangweso assures of strengthening after tough season

[caption id="attachment_1982" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Players celebrate the winning goal in the game against Sony Sugar on Wednesday 27th March, 2019[/caption] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has admitted the 2018/19 campaign was a season of unachieved targets but assured of a better plan ahead of the 2019/20 season, with a promise of strengthening the team in the areas of weakness. Nyangweso, who took over in midseason from Dunstan Nyaudo,

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Good rating from Onwonga from the coach

After spending the first leg of the season away on military progression courses, Justing Onwonga returned to the team in the second half of the season, but has not had much of play time. On Sunday 19th May, he was however handed a start against Chemelil Sugar, and had a good review from head coach Benjamin Nyangweso. Deployed on the flanks, interchangeably with Daniel Waweru, Onwonga troubled the Chemelil defence with his speed for the 60 minutes

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No change as Nyangweso picks team to face Zoo

Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso will retain the same team that faced Posta Rangers in the last match when he sends out his troops for the clash against Zoo FC on Sunday 12th May at Kericho Green Stadium. There is still no place in the team for Brian Birgen, Ibrahim Shambi, Boniface Okinyi and Daniel Waweru, all who are out with injury. As James Saruni leads the team from the back, he will have cover from George Omondi, Hassan Mohamed, Bonaventure Muchika

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Missed chances to blame for Rangers loss, Nyangweso decries

[caption id="attachment_1984" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has called for a better display against Zoo FCangers, Benjamin Ny[/caption] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso once again laid the blame on wastefulness upfront as Ulinzi Stars suffered yet another loss in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL), this time at the hands of Posta Rangers at the Afraha Stadium on Thursday 9th May. A dominant first half saw Ulinzi create

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The fight continues, Nyangweso declares as team heads to Mombasa

[caption id="attachment_2006" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Players celebrate Elvis Nandwa's goal against Mathare United on Sunday 14 April[/caption] The quest for a strong finish to the season takes Ulinzi Stars to Mombasa where the team will be taking on Bandari FC on Thursday 2nd May, in the 27th round of matches in the Kenyan Premier League and head coach Benjamin Nyangweso is hoping for a positive outcome. Despite a big fight against Gor

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Against Gor Mahia we have to be at our best, Nyangweso calls

[caption id="attachment_2000" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has called on his charges to prepare for a tough outing against Gor Mahia[/caption] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has called on his charges to boost their energy reserves for the Monday 29th April game against Gor Mahia at the Afraha Stadium, as he predicted it to be another tough battle. The match comes just eight days after the two sides faced off in a

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