John Kago and Oliver Ruto in action in a past game. They will be back in the team for the game against Kariobangi Sharks in the SportPesa Shield semi finals
The Ulinzi Stars team for the SportPesa Shield game against Kariobangi Sharks on Sunday 23rd September has been named with head coach Dunstan Nyaudo making two changes to the team from the side that faced off with Gor Mahia on Wednesday.
In the starting team, Oliver Ruto and John Kago are included after missing the Gor game and take up places held by Hamisi Abdalla and Harun Mwale.
With Oliver coming on board, Harun Mwale shifts from the left defensive position to the right flank while George replaces Hamisi in the right back position after playing in the central midfield and central defence in the last game.
Timothy Odhiambo has kept two clean sheets in the last two matches and is retained in the post for this game while another outstanding performer, Boniface Andayi, gets his fourth straight start.
Elvis Nandwa, who has been in tip top form lately gets to keep his midfield place while Masita Masuta is once again named on the bench after his second half appearance against Gor Mahia.
Starting XI: Timothy Odhiambo (GK), George Omondi, Hassan Mohamed, Boniface Andayi, Oliver Ruto, John Kago, Daniel Waweru, Ibrahim Shambi, Enosh Ochieng, Elvis Nandwa, Harun Mwale.
Subs: James Saruni (GK), Hamisi Abdalla, Bernard Ongoma, Churchill Muloma, Cliff Kasuti, Omar Boraafya, Masita Masuta.