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Francis Kimanzi Leaves Role as Kenya Harambee Stars Coach

Football Kenya Federation has confirmed the departure of Harambee Stars head coach Francis Kimanzi. The statement from FKF General Secretary Barry Otieno states that Kimanzi has left on "mutual consent." Kimanzi leaves with his backroom staff that include Assistant coach Zedakiah Otieno and goalkeeping coach Lawrence Webo. https://twitter.com/BrianKawalya1/status/1318485294782480384?s=19 Kimanzi was...
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FKF Accounts Frozen Over Bobby Williamson Compensation

The Employment and Labor Relations Court has given an order to freeze Football Kenya Federation’s (FKF) accounts for failure to pay former Harambee Stars coach Bobby Williamson's compensation. Bobby Williamson, who also coached Uganda Cranes (2012-2014), was sacked by FKF in 2016. The Scottish man sued the FKF for unlawful...
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Gor Mahia, AFC Leopards Announce New Sponsor

Kenya Premier League giants Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards have announced betting company Betsafe as their new sponsor. Betsafe will be on the club shirts for K'Ogalo and Ingwe for the next three years. This is big news for the two sides who have since struggled since the departure of...
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Mikel Kiprotich Mutai: Kenyan Athlete Given Four-Year Ban

Kenyan long distance runner Mikel Kiprotich Mutai has been slapped with a four-year ban for breaking anti doping rules. The Athletics Integrity Unity also banned pole vaulter Stanislau Tsivonchyk (Belarus) and long distance runner Kiranjeet Kaur (India). Nandrolone was detected in Kirpotich's urine samples which was taken after he took...
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Covid19: Government To Pay Kenya Premier League Players Monthly

Government will pay Kenya Premier League players $100 each for the next three months to ease their struggles during this Covid19 pandemic. Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed told the Kenyan press that the initiave will cost Ksh20M which is part of Ksh50M stimulus package set aside from the sports fund...
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Bobby Williamson Advises Kenya To Copy Uganda

Scottish coach Bobby Williamson has told Kenya to copy Uganda if they want to go far. Williamson coached both Uganda Cranes (2008-2013) and Kenya Harambee Stars (2014-2016) but enjoyed much success with the former. He replaced Laszlo Czaba and almost took Uganda to AFCON but the side lost on penalty...
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Ghanaian Midfielder Detained In Kenya Over Unpaid Bills

Gor Mahia's Ghanaian import Jackson Owusu is trapped in a Nairobi hotel over uncleared arreas. The midfielder joined Gor Mahia in the January transfer window as a free agent after his contact with Asante Kotoko had expired. Kenya's Daily Nation has reported that the Ghanaian owes Jimlizer Hotel Ksh600,000, where...
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Nicholas Musonye To Contest For FKF Presidency

Former Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (Cecafa) General Secretary Nicholas Musonye will contest for the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) presidency. Musonye earlier left CECAFA and hinted that he will be joining politics but he has is set to return to football management. He told Goal.com that he...
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Benjamin Ochan On Learning Karate, Uganda Cranes Return

Uganda's shot stopper Benjamin Ochan is learning Karate as he steps up his train-at-home drills during the lockdown. In an interview with Kenya's Capital Sports, Ochan, who resides in Entebbe, revealed that he is being trained by Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Barnabas Tusingwire. He told Capital sports: "Training Karate...
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More Drama As Decision To End Kenya Premier League Overturned

Action between Gor and Leopards. Courtesy The Sports Disputes Tribunal has temporarily overruled the decision to end Kenya Premier League. The Football Kenya Federation, through President Nick Mwendwa, had earlier announced the annulment of the KPL due to the Covid19 pandemic. In a decision that received mixed reviews, FKF awarded...
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Kenya Premier League Suspended Indefinitely

Kenya Premier League is indefinitely suspended, its official. The league earlier postponed their next two round of league matches after a government directive on public gatherings. It was expected that the league would resume in the first week of April. However, KPL has tweeted that the league remains suspended to...
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Balinya Bags Two Goals On Full Debut For Gor Mahia

Balinya scored two goals for Gor Mahia. Courtesy photo Ugandan international Juma Balinya opened his account for Kenyan side Gor Mahia in high gear. The former Police FC attacker, Balinya, scored two goals for his first start as Gor Mahia eased past Nzoia to win 3-0 in the Kenyan Premier...
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Brian Kayanja: Striker Joins Sofapaka

Ugandan striker Brian Kayanja has joined Kenyan side Sofapaka Football club, its official. The powerful forward joins Sofapaka from Bright Stars and has signed a two-year contract. He joins goalkeeper and former teammate at Bright Stars Nicholas Ssebwato who joined the Kenyan side recently. Kayanja joined Bright Stars in 2018/19...
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