Okinyi returns, Birgen missing as team to play Chemelil is picked

Brian Birgen in action against Mathare United in a past match. He suffered a facial injury in training ahead of the Chemelil game and will be out o the team

The team to play Chemelil Sugar in the 11th round of matches in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) has been named, with The Don making three changes to the starting team as Boniface Okinyi returns.

Okinyi takes up Churchill Muloma’s place in the team while Brian Birgen misses out after sustaining a cut in the face in the team’s last training session.

Birgen injured

Birgen’s place is taken up by Abdalla Hamisi as the defensive partnership between Omar Mbongi and Paul Muchika is once again called upon to provide cover for Timothy Odhiambo in goal.

Harun Mwale is also named on the bench, with his place taken up by Elvis Nandwa.

Starting XI: Timothy Odhiambo (GK), Abdalla Hamisi, Oliver Ruto, Omar Mbongi, Paul Muchika, Boniface Onyango, Bernard Ongoma, Daniel Waweru, Enosh Ochieng, Elvis Nandwa.

Subs: James Saruni (GK), Harun Mwale, Ezekiel Okare, Churchill Muloma, Boniface Andayi, Mark Bikokwa, John Njuguna.

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