• August 8, 2020

Tags : Kenya

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 dismissal and was awarded about […]Read More

Walu, Kagere Among Players Aucho Never Wanted To Miss In

Uganda Cranes star Khalid Aucho has named Geoffrey Walusimbi and Meddie Kagere among the players he never wanted to miss in Gor Mahia starting XI. Reflecting on his time at the Imgwe, Aucho has also stated that joining the side is the best thing to ever happen to him. Aucho joined Gor Mahia from fellow […]Read More

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 SportPesa who had joined in […]Read More

Benjamin Ochan Reflects On Season With Leopards, Life In Kenya

Uganda goalkeeper Benjamin Ochan spoke about his experience in Kenya after a season with AFC Leopards. Ochan who is currently in Uganda, was hosted on Leopards’ Team Chat which was aired live across the club’s social media channels. Ochan who joined Leopards in July 21, 2019, signed a one year contract then and it’s yet […]Read More

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 part in the Taipei Marathon. […]Read More

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 to help the sportsmen and […]Read More

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 shootouts to Zambia in a […]Read More

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 he has been staying. The […]Read More

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 will be contesting for the […]Read More

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 helps me work on my […]Read More

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 Gor Mahia the title and […]Read More

Gor Mahia To Represent Kenya In Champions League Amidst Protests

Gor Mahia against USM in CAF Champions league. Courtesy Football Kenya Federation has submitted Gor Mahia’s name for next season’s CAF Champions League. The side, commonly known as K’Ogalo, were declared Kenya Premier League champions by FKF last week. FKF ended the league due to Coronavirus pandemic, with about seven rounds to go. Gor were […]Read More

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 a date yet to be […]Read More

City Oilers: Champions Land Two Kenya Internationals

Two Kenya national team Morans players Mike Makiadi and Ariel Okall Koranga have joined City Oilers as the club prepare for a routine league triumph. The duo are not new to Ugandan league having featured for the local clubs in recent times. Makiadi has been training with City Oilers at Silver Springs since last week […]Read More

Anita Nabirye: Ugandan Joins Vihiga Queens In Kenya

Former Asubo Gafford Ladies attacking midfilder Nabirye Anita has joined Vihiga Queens in Kenya for deal of four years on undisclosed fee. The 18-year old midfielder joined Asubo Gafford Ladies from Mutesa 1 royal ladies FC in 2017 second round of the league. She played 28 games, scoring eight goals. According to the Kenya local […]Read More

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 League. The victory maintains Gor’s […]Read More

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 season and he leaves after […]Read More

Gor Mahia: Balinya To Be Unleashed Against Bandari

Ugandan international Juma Balinya will make his debut when Gor Mahia host Bandari on Saturday at Afraha Stadium in Nakuru. The former Police FC attacking midfielder joined K’Ogalo after cancelling his tenure with Young Africans (Yanga SC) last year. He has been cleared to play last week after all his paper work was finalised, according […]Read More

Kenya Can Reach World Cup – Mwendwa

Football Kenya Federation president Nicholas ‘Nick’ Mwendwa has commented that the time is now for his country to qualify for the World Cup. Kenya have been pitted in Pool E of the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers in Qatar alongside Mali, Uganda and Rwanda. Mwendwa believes that Kenya is in an easy group and appealed to […]Read More