Nairobi, October 1, 2023— Sunday’s football fixtures delivered an adrenaline-packed experience for fans across Kenya, featuring gripping encounters and remarkable comebacks.
The day kicked off with an intense clash between Shabana FC and AFC Leopards at the Nyayo National Stadium:
Shabana FC vs AFC Leopards: 1-1 Draw
In a highly charged face-off, Shabana FC took on AFC Leopards, setting the tone for an action-filled day.
Brian Yakhama’s 13th-minute penalty initially put AFC Leopards in the lead, but Shabana’s Peter Ogechi swiftly equalized in the 21st minute.
Despite both teams’ relentless attacks and solid defense, neither managed to break the deadlock.
The match ended in a 1-1 draw, leaving fans on the edge of their seats
The match was attended by thousands of fans including Sports CS Ababu Namwamba, Kisii County Governor HE Simba Arati,MPs Anthony Kibagendi, and Irene Mayaka.
Gor Mahia vs KCB: Entertaining 1-1 Stalemate
At the Ulinzi Sports Complex, Gor Mahia clashed with KCB in a thrilling contest.
KCB seized an early advantage when Apollo Otieno found the net in the 19th minute. Gor Mahia, refusing to back down, responded with determination.
Their efforts paid off when Rogers Mugisha scored a late goal, securing a valuable point for his team and forcing a 1-1 draw.
Kakamega Homeboyz Triumph Over Bandari: 1-0 Victory
Meanwhile, at the Mbaraki Stadium, Kakamega Homeboyz secured a significant 1-0 victory over Bandari.
Brian Eshihanda’s goal in the 63rd minute proved to be the decisive moment, lifting Kakamega Homeboyz to a ninth-place position on the league table with seven points.
Tusker and FC Talanta Share Spoils: Goalless Draw
Tusker and FC Talanta engaged in a battle that ended in a goalless draw. Both teams showcased their defensive prowess, denying each other opportunities to score. The match concluded without a winner, highlighting the resilience of both sides.