Tag archive of Sofapaka

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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Odiaga, Okare named in match day squad for Sofapaka clash

Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has named the team that will face Sofapaka on Match Day 2 of the 2019 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) season, on Saturday 14 September, making four changes to the squad. There will be no change to the starting team that faced Kisumu All Stars, with Bernard Ongoma keeping the armband while Timothy Odhiambo continues in goal, with skipper James Saruni starting on the bench, as Oscar Wamalwa once again gets to lead the attack.

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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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Team’s fighting spirit thrills The Don

[caption id="attachment_1863" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Enosh Ochieng celebrates his second goal against Sofapaka in the 2 - 2 draw at Afraha Stadium on Saturday 29th December, 2018[/caption] Ulinzi Stars clawed back from a losing position in the game against Sofapaka on Saturday to pick a point, much to the satisfaction of head coach Dunstan Nyaudo, who hailed the fighting spirit that saw the team at one point lead before being forced to

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Enosh starts, Rio returns in team to play Sofapaka

[caption id="attachment_1254" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Hassan Mohamed will be starting in the game against Sofapaka after missing the opening three matches of the 2018/19 seasonzi Stars[/caption] Head coach Dunstan Nyaudo has made a number of changes to the team for the visit of Sofapaka on Saturday 29th December at Afraha Stadium, handing a first start to Enosh Ochieng, while defender Hassan Rio Mohamed returns after missing the opening

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Birgen blow for The Don ahead of Sofapaka visit

[caption id="attachment_1846" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Brian Birgen in action against Mathare United in a past match. He suffered an ankle injury in training ahead of the Sofapaka game[/caption] After making his return to the team in the draw with Mathare United on Match Day 3, Brian Birgen has emerged as a major doubt for the weekend clash against Sofapaka after sustaining a training ground injury in the run up to the Saturday 29th December

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Okare eyes three points against former employers

[caption id="attachment_1793" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Ezekiel Okare controls the ball in a past game. He will be eyeing a goal and a win against Sofapaka on Saturday 29th December[/caption] After the barren draw with Mathare United in the last match, all energies will be directed at bagging three points when Sofapaka comes calling in the fourth match of the season, the second at home, on Saturday 29th December and new boy, Ezekiel Okare

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New boy Okare braced for new challenge

Ulinzi Stars’ new catch Ezekiel Okare has declared his readiness to jump straight to action after his confirmation at the team on Tuesday 13th November and is gunning for a good season as he starts a new challenge in just his second top flight team. Signed from Sofapaka, Okare comes highly recommended and will be expected to take the mantle of leading the attack in head coach Dunstan Nyaudo’s side, and while acknowledging it as a big move for

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Ulinzi Stars, Kasuti part ways

After three years with Ulinzi Stars, midfielder Cliff Kasuti has been released on mutual agreement as the team shapes up for the 2018-19 season of the Kenyan Premier League (KPL). The Kenya U23 international was scouted by the team’s former coach Robert Matano and signed up right from high school and grew to be an integral part of the team with his biggest asset being his pace and trickery on the flanks. Joining Sofapaka He will be joining Sofapaka

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The Don swoops for Sofapaka forward in second transfer dealing

Head coach Dunstan Nyaudo has secured the signing of Sofapaka FC forward Ezekiel Okare, making him his second new player in the current transfer window after the earlier acquisition of Clinton Omondi from Sony Sugar. Okare has been on The Don’s wish list for the better part of the current transfer window and having gotten his man, the coach is confident of having a stronger and more lethal attack in the 2018/19 season. “Okare is a proven finisher;

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