Gor managed to hold the pressure till the final whistle, pushing the match to post match penalties where first leg hero Bernard Ondiek, Mieno, Boniface Omondi and Shakava were on target.
Bernard Ondiek's last-gasp goal in the first leg at Kasarani stadium in Nairobi last week had given Gor Mahia a 1-0 slender edge heading into this tie, but Happy Msowoya happily cancelled this advantage with a goal of at a packed Kamuzu Stadium.
The lone goal was scored by Bernard Ondiek deep in injury time.
Msowoya made amends scoring Nyasa’s first take with Bernard Ondiek responding for Gor.
Gor Mahia—Goalkeepers: Boniface Oluoch, Fredrick Odhiambo; Defenders: Philemon Otieno, Shafik Batambuze, Harun Shakava, Joash Onyango, Charles Momanyi, Pascal Ogweno; Midfielders: Boniface Omondi, George Odhiambo, Bernard Ondiek, Ernest Wendo, Humphrey Mieno, Cercidy Okeyo, Samuel Onyango, Lawrence Juma; Forwards: Erisa Sekisambu, Francis Mustafa.
Eight players; Philemon Otieno, Humphrey Mieno, Erisa Ssekisambu, Shafik Batambuze, Peter Odhiambo, Joash Onyango, Bernard Ondiek and Pascal Ogweno alongside interim coach Zedekiah “Zico” Otieno and team manager Jolawi Obondo left Monday morning.
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 match.
It took Bernard Ondiek’s late winner for the Green Army to emerge victorious on a night where they deserved anything else but a win.
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.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 28 – Bernard Ondiek stepped off the bench to score the winner in added time as Kenyan champions Gor Mahia beat Malawi’s Nyasa Big Bullets 1-0 in the first leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round at the Kasarani Stadium on Wednesday evening.