Substitute Bernard Ondiek struck an injury time winner as Gor Mahia secured a 1-0 win over Malawi's Nyasa Big Bullets in their Caf Champions League preliminary round first leg encounter at the Kasarani Stadium on Wednesday.
Stand in coach Zedekiah Otieno handed a debut to new signing Erisa Ssekisambu with the Ugandan starting in attack alongside Jacques Tuyisenge while the returning Kenneth Muguna played the creative role behind them.
Gor interim coach Zedekiah “Zico” Otieno has assured fans nothing short of victory ahead of the return leg set for Blantyre next week.
Gor Mahia stand-in coach Zedekiah 'Zico' Otieno is hopeful his lead striker Jacques Tuyisenge will be fit for their crunch Caf Champions League preliminary round second leg away to Malawi's Nyasa Big Bullets at the Kamuzu Banda stadium, christened...
Arta Solar 7's Ismael Owona (left) battles for ball with Kariobangi Sharks' George Abege during their Caf Confederation Cup preliminary round first leg match on November 27, 2018 at Moi International Stadium, Kasarani.
Perhaps a draw would have been a fair result for both sides especially for the Malawians who religiously stuck to their game plan, sat back and shut out K’Ogalo for large spells of the match.
Gor will put their 1-0 win in line against Malawi’s Nyasa Bullets in the Champions League while Sharks carry a massive five-goal advantage to Djibouti when they take on Solar Arta 7 in the Confederations Cup.
Kenyan clubs Kariobangi Sharks and Gor Mahia will this week start their continental football campaigns at home against strong opponents.
Sharks will make their continental bow against Djibouti’s Arta Solar in the Caf Confederation Cup preliminary round first leg at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on Tuesday.
At the highest level, no advantage can be frowned upon, Gor Mahia coach Zedekah Otieno insisted after Bernard Ondiek stepped off the bench to net a late winner over Nyasa Big Bullets in the first leg of their CAF Champions League preliminary round...
From Niamey to Songo in Mozambique and at the Kasarani stadium in Nairobi, Kenyan footballers toured the continent in midweek and enjoyed the best possible start to the 2018/2019 season club continental assignments.
Gor Mahia will have a new coach before the Caf Champions League preliminary round return leg against Malawi's Nyasa Big Bullets slated for December 5, club chairman Ambrose Rachier has confirmed.
Mac Mgwira stretched the hosts lead on 18 minutes with a fantastic header after being picked out by Pilirani Zonda for a 3-0 cushion at the break.
Rwandese Olivier Karekezi, Portuguese Rui Nascimento, Italian Giovanni Petraglia, Serbians Goran Kopunovic, Dragon Popadic and Zlatko Krmpotic - the latter formerly at TP Mazembe of DR Congo and Zesco United of Zambia - have all sent their applica...
According to Rachier, the four are expected in the country for a series of interviews before settling on a replacement for Briton Dylan Kerr who resigned mid last month to take up South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) outfit Black Leopards job.
Malawi giants Nyasa Big Bullets held their training session at Ruaraka Sports Club ahead of their Wednesday Caf Champions League preliminary round first leg match against Kenyan champions Gor Mahia.
Kenya Premier League side, Kariobangi Sharks on Sunday afternoon, December 2 defeated champions Gor Mahia 1-0 at Kasarani stadium to lift the KPL Super Cup.
With a pivotal week coming up from tomorrow for Kenya’s continental representatives, the federation has been meeting with Gor Mahia and Kariobangi Sharks officials.
“We are looking out for two things; experience in managing an African team and most importantly, coherence in speaking a language that is fondly communicated by both the players and technical staff,” added Rachier.
A youthful Kariobangi Sharks side beat Gor Mahia to the 2018/2019 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) Super Cup glory with a hard-fought 1-0 victory in the season opener at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on Sunday.