Tag archive of Omar Mbongi

Mbongi redeployed, set to miss season remainder

As the second half of the 2019/2020 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) season gets underway, head coach Benjamin Nyangweso will have to do some restructuring to the team in reaction to some omissions in the playing unit. Defender Omar Mbongi has been redeployed by his unit in the Kenya Defence Forces and as a consequence, will not be with the team for the second leg, the club CEO Maj. Godwin Baraza has confirmed. Mbongi, a left-back, has been a key member

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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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Mbongi setback for Nyangweso as Birgen stays out of Sofapaka game

After missing the win over Kisumu All Stars in the 2019/20 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) season opening weekend, two key men – defenders Brian Birgen and Omar Mbongi will still sit out the Sofapaka game in Week 2 of the campaign. While Mbongi recovered from the shin injury that locked him out of the opening match in Kisumu, he suffered a bout of malaria and may only resume training on Thursday 12 September, two days before the team faces Sofapaka.

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Mbongi returns, Njuguna starts in team to face Bandari

[caption id="attachment_1551" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Omar Mbongi will be among the starters in the game against Bandari FC on match day 27[/caption] The team to face Bandari FC on Match Day 27 has been named with Omar Mbongi, who missed the clash against Gor Mahia with family commitments, returning to the starting team for the clash at KPL Sports Club, Mbaraki. Mbongi replaces Harun Mwale in the starting team in one of the two changes made

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Mbongi the only new face as team to face Leopards is named

[caption id="attachment_1944" align="aligncenter" width="900"] One change has been made in the team to face AFC Leopards in the Sunday 7th April game at Afraha Stadium. Omar Mbongi returns, and Harun Mwale is benched[/caption] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has named the team that will be on duty against AFC Leopards in the Sunday 7th April Kenyan Premier League (KPL) clash at the Afraha Stadium, making just one change. Omar Mbongi is back after serving

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Mbongi returns, Hamisi starts as team to face Rangers is picked

[caption id="attachment_1085" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Omar Mbongi in action in a past match against Posta Rangers. He will return from suspension when the team takes on Posta Rangers on match day 15 on Saturday 23rd February[/caption] There will be two changes to the starting team that will face Posta Rangers in the 15th round of action at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos, on Saturday 23rd February. Omar Mbongi is back from suspension and

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Three changes in team to face KCB

[caption id="attachment_802" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] The team to face KCB FC in the second round of KPL has been picked, with three changes made after the loss to Vihiga United[/caption] The team to face KCB in the Sunday 16th December Week 2 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) clash at Afraha Stadium has been named with head coach Dunstan Nyaudo making three changes as he looks to steer the side to winning ways following a losing starts to the

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Double blow for team ahead of league kickoff

[caption id="attachment_1085" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Omar Mbongi in action in a past match against Posta Rangers. He will miss the league's opening game against Vihiga United[/caption] As the team gears up for the first match of the new season, head coach Dunstan Nyaudo will have to do without two key players for the game against Vihiga United at the Bukhungu Stadium on Sunday 9th December. The Don’s plans have been disrupted with injury

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Five to miss AFC Leopards clash

[caption id="attachment_1085" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Omar Mbongi in action in a past match against Posta Rangers. He will miss the game against AFC Leopards in the SportPesa Shield third place playoff[/caption] In the final match of the season, Ulinzi Stars will be facing off with AFC Leopards in the third place playoff clash of the SportPesa Shield on Saturday 20th October at the Moi International Sports Center (MISC) Kasarani. The team

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Mbongi returns for Mathare clash, Mwanzia, Nandwa start

[caption id="attachment_1668" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Elijah Mwanzia in action in a past league game against Thika United. He will be starting in the game against Mathare United on Sunday 7th September[/caption] Omar Mbongi is back in the team for the Sunday 7th October game against Mathare United after staying out with injury since scoring in the 3 - 0 win over Nakumatt at the close of August. Mbongi will be replacing Mohamed Hassan in

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