Tag archive of SportPesa Shield

Andayi handed debut, Mwanzia returns for Riverplate test

[caption id="attachment_1343" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Elijah Mwanzia will return to the team in the game against Riverplate in the SportPesa Shield quarters[/caption] The team to face Riverplate FC in the quarter finals of the SportPesa Shield has been named ahead of the clash at Bukhungu Stadium on Saturday 1st September, with defender Boniface Andayi handed his first start and will partner Hassan Mohamed in central defence. Elijah Mwanzia,

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New SportPesa Shield quarters dates released

[caption id="attachment_1440" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Elvis Nandwa celebrates after scoring the equalizer against Vihiga United in the third round of the SportPesa Shield[/caption] Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has issued new dates for the 2018 SportPesa Shield quarter finals, pushing the action further back, to 1st and 2nd September. The fourth round of the competition – quarter finals – were supposed to be staged in mid August,

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Nyaudo: We knew Vihiga would be tough

[caption id="attachment_1440" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Elvis Nandwa was much reserved in his celebration after scoring the equalizer against Vihiga United in the third round of the SportPesa Shield[/caption] The second meeting with Vihiga United in a span of eight days was not a walk in the park; Ulinzi Stars had to dig deep for the 2 – 1 win, coming from behind to see off the hosts in the SportPesa Shield third round match played at the

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Ulinzi comes from down to pluck Vihiga off Shield

[caption id="attachment_1422" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Oscar Wamalwa celebrates his goal against Vihiga United on Sunday 15th July[/caption] The third meeting of the season between Ulinzi Stars and Vihiga United ended in favor of the Soldiers after rising from a goal down to see off the determined hosts 2-1 at the Mumias Sports Complex on Sunday 22nd July, sealing passage to the SportPesa Shield quarte finals. After going close through Oscar

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Nyaudo sets off plans for Vihiga rematch

[caption id="attachment_1428" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] The Don is hoping to guide the team to another win over Vihiga United in the third meeting this season, this time in the SportPesa Shield[/caption] Head coach Dunstan Nyaudo has a tough task to prepare the team for the clash against Vihiga United in the SportPesa Shield, which comes just seven days after the Sunday 15th July league game which Ulinzi Stars won 2 – 0. The match will

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Vihiga United next in the Shield

[caption id="attachment_1363" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Masita Masuta in action against Vihiga United earlier in the 2018 season[/caption] The draw for the third round of the SportPesa Shield conducted on Thursday 28th June at the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) headquarters in Nairobi has paired Ulinzi Stars with fellow top flight side Vihiga United. The match, on Sunday 22 July, will be staged at Mumias Sports Complex starting 3pm. It will

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Ulinzi stings Transmillan to advance in Shield

[caption id="attachment_1283" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Enosh Ochieng sandwiched between two Transmillan players in the Round One SportPesa Shield clash at Kenyatta Stadium, in Kitale on Saturday 2nd June[/caption] Ulinzi Stars started the SportPesa Shield journey on a winning note, beating Kitale based Transmillan FC 3 – 0 in the Round One clash staged at Kenyatta Stadium on Saturday 2nd June. The score line may have been flattering at

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Shield competition will get good focus, CEO assures

Ulinzi Stars FC CEO Maj. Godwin Baraza has assured the team will handle the 2018 Shield competition with the deserved seriousness, after attending the tournament’s launch on Monday 21st May, which saw the team paired with Kitale based side, Trasnmillan FC. It will be an away game for Ulinzi Stars in the first round of the competition, which will be staged on the first weekend of June and Major Baraza, reacting to the draw, termed it an exciting

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