Vihiga United next in the Shield

Masita Masuta in action against Vihiga United earlier in the 2018 season

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 be the third time the team faces Vihiga United in the season and the match will come just a week after taking on the same opponents in a premier league game at the same venue on Sunday 15th June.

In the first ever meeting between the two sides, a league game, Vihiga United picked a 1 – 0 win at Afraha Stadium courtesy of Christopher Masinza’s goal.

Shield fixtures:

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Modern Coast Rangers vs Kariobangi Sharks (Mbaraki Sports Club, 3 pm)

Friend Zone vs Riverplate (Kinoru Stadium, 1 pm)

Kenya Police vs Leysa (Kinoru Stadium, 3.15 pm)

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Vihiga United vs Ulinzi Stars (Mumias Complex, 3 pm)

Tusker vs Bungoma Superstars (Kinoru Stadium, 1 pm)

Sofapaka vs Western Stima (Kinoru Stadium, 3.15 pm)

Wednesday July 25, 2018

AFC Leopards vs Mwatate United (Kasarani Stadium*, 2 pm)

Posta Rangers Gor Mahia (Kasarani Stadium*, 4 pm)

Ulinzi Stars Cup