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Birgen returns as team to face Sharks is named

[caption id="attachment_1910" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Brian Birgen will be back for the clash against Kariobangi Sharks on Wednesday 22 May[/caption] After missing the last three matches with injury, right back Brian Birgen is back, and will be among the starters when head coach Benjamin Nyangweso sends out his charges to face Kariobangi Sharks in the Round 32 clash at Afraha Stadium on Wednesday 22nd May. Birgen suffered a deep cut in the

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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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Okinyi returns, Onwong’a starts as team to face Chemelil is named

[caption id="attachment_1892" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Boniface Okinyiis back in the team for the Chemelil Sugar game after a spell out with injury[/caption] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has picked his best 18 for the clash against Chemelil Sugar in the 31st round of matches in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL), making a number of changes from the side that faced Zoo FC in the last match. At the back, Boniface Andayi is set to start in place

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Two ruled out of Chemelil game with injury

[caption id="attachment_1978" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] John Njuguna will miss the game against Chemelil Sugar with malaria[/caption] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso will once again be forced to deal with injury and illness to key men as he leads the team to Awasi for the Round 31 game against Chemelil Sugar at Chemelil Complex in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) on Sunday 19 May. Defensive kingpin Bonaventure Muchika is out of the game with

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Enosh speaks positivity, seeks growth in national team call

[caption id="attachment_1918" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Enosh Ochieng in action in a past match against Sony Sugar at Awendo Green Stadium[/caption] For the first time in his career, Enosh Ochieng has earned a national team call up, being named in the 30 – man provisional squad for the 2020 CHAN qualifiers which come right after the 2019 African Cup of Nations finals and he sees this as a chance to continue with his growth as a player. Deployed

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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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Kago, Omondi start against Rangers

[caption id="attachment_2009" align="aligncenter" width="900"] The team to face Posta Rangers has been named, with two changes in the starting team[/caption] Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has made his picks for the game against Posta Rangers on Thursday 9th May, with a few changes made in the starting team, both tactical and injury - induced. John Kago is back in the starting team along with George Omondi. The two started on the bench in the last

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Rio, Muloma earn starts in team to face Nzoia Sugar

Head coach Benjamin Nyangweso has picked his team for the clash against Nzoia Sugar at Afraha Stadium on Monday 6th May, making a few changes from the side that faced Bandari on Thursday 2 May. Hassan Rio Mohamed returns to the starting team after a six match absence and he replaces George Omondi at the heart of defence, where he will partner Bonaventure Muchika. The rest of the back line stays unchanged, with Brian Birgen and Omar Mbongi occupying

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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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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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