Tag archive of James Saruni

Massive injury boost ahead of Sharks clash

Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso will have more options to choose from when he sends out his charges for the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) Round 10 match against Kariobangi Sharks on Thursday 21st November, with four players coming back from injury. Skipper James Saruni is back to full training, as are Enosh Ochieng, Omar Mbongi and Cyril Nasiali. Goalkeeper Saruni and defender Nasiali have not played this season as they nursed ankle injuries while Enosh,

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Saruni, Shambi blows ahead of Sony Sugar visit, Birgen set to resume

After the disappointing outing against Mathare United on Match Day 3, head coach Benjamin Nyangweso will have more unwanted news to deal with in the run up to the match against Sony Sugar on Saturday 28 September. The Doctor’s Injury Report as the team resumed training on Tuesday 24 September has skipper James Saruni and midfielder Ibrahim Shambi listed among the players set to miss the weekend clash. Saruni, who was not in the squad for the loss

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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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On form Saruni, Enosh lauded

[caption id="attachment_2022" align="aligncenter" width="960"] James Saruni has been praised by head coach Benjamin Nyangweso for his fine saves that have won the team vital points[/caption] The past few matches have been great for skipper James Saruni, as well as Enosh Ochieng, and as the team heads to the Round 24 clash against Gor Mahia, to be staged at the Moi Stadium in Kisumu, head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has praised the duo for their contribution

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Saruni returns as The Don rings changes for Sharks clash

[caption id="attachment_1904" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Head coach Dunstan Nyaudo has made a number of changes to the team for the game against Kariobangi Sharks[/caption] Skipper James Saruni will be back in the starting team for the clash against Kariobangi Sharks in the 12th round of matches in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) at Moi International Sports Center (MISC) Kasarani on Thursday 7th February. Saruni’s inclusion marks just one

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Saruni returns in team to face Zoo

[caption id="attachment_926" align="aligncenter" width="900"] James Saruni is back in the team ahead of the Zoo FC clash[/caption] Skipper James Saruni is back in the team as head coach Dunstan Nyaudo names the team to play Zoo FC in the 32nd round of the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) at Kericho Green Stadium on Wednesday 26th September. Hamisi Abdalla will also be starting among the changes made from the team that lost to Kariobangi Sharks on Sunday,

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Ulinzi Stars – Bandari Preview: Odhiambo back in time

[caption id="attachment_1326" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Timothy Odhiambo will be back in the team for the Bandari game after his return from international duty with Harambee Stars[/caption] Ulinzi Stars will be deprived of the services of skipper James Saruni in the next match in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL), against Bandari on Sunday 17th June, after the keeper was sent off in the final minute of the game against Kakamega Homeboyz. The

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All square at Afraha as Saruni is sent off

[caption id="attachment_1156" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Masita Masuta celebrates a goal in a past match. He was on target as Ulinzi Stars rallied to pick a draw against Kakamega Homeboyz[/caption] Ulinzi Stars skipper James Saruni was sent off in the final minutes of the clash against Kakamega Homeboyz as the team rallied from a goal down to pick a 1 – 1 draw at Afraha Stadium on Wednesday 13th June. Heading to the game on the back of the

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Four changes as team to face Tusker is named

[caption id="attachment_1051" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] James Saruni in action in a past game against Vihiga United. He will be back in the team for the game against Tusker[/caption] Head coach Dunstan The Don Nyaudo has named the team for the game against Tusker on Thursday 7th May at Ruaraka Stadium, starting 3pm, with four changes made from the side that fell 1 – 2 to Sofapaka in the last league match. The Don starts life without Brian

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Saruni calls for a rise

[caption id="attachment_1051" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] James Saruni in action against Vihiga United[/caption] The scars from the home loss to Vihiga United are still fresh and skipper James Saruni says they can only be covered with a positive result in Mombasa when they take on Bandari in the 10th round of matches on Sunday 8th April. A late concession against Vihiga handed Ulinzi their first home loss of the campaign and Saruni opines that

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