Gor Mahia clinch 2018 SportPesa Super Cup

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Gor Mahia players celebrate winning the 2018 SportPesa Super Cup following a 2-0 win over Simba in the final played on June 10, 2018 at the Afraha Stadium in Nakuru

Kenyan Premier League defending champions Gor Mahia clinched the 2018 SportPesa Super Cup following a 2-0 win over Tanzanian side Simba SC in the final played on Sunday, June 10, 2018, at the Afraha Stadium in Nakuru.

Meddie Kagere opened the scores in the fifth minute, with Jacques Tuyisenge doubling the scores in the 54th minute to see Gor Mahia retain the trophy on home soil.

K’ogallo consequently takes home a ksh 3 Million prize, as well as a chance to play English Premier League side Everton at Goodison Park in July.

Earlier, Tanzanian side Singida had edged out Kakamega Homeboyz 4-1 in post-match penalties to finish third. The match ended 1-1 in regulation time.

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Results

Quarterfinals

Match 1: Kakamega Homeboyz 3-1 Yanga (Afraha Stadium, June 3, 2018, 1 pm)

Match 2: Gor Mahia 3-0 JKU SC (Afraha Stadium, June 3, 2018, 3.15 pm)

Match 3: Kariobangi Sharks 0(2)-0(3) Simba SC (Afraha Stadium, June 4, 2018, 3 pm)

Match 4: AFC Leopards 0(2)-0(4) Singida United (Afraha Stadium, June 5, 2018, 3 pm)

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Semifinals

Kakamega Homeboyz 0(4)-0(5) Simba SC (Afraha Stadium, June 7, 2018, 1 pm)

Gor Mahia 2-0 Singida United (Afraha Stadium, June 7, 2018, 3.15 pm)

Third place playoff

Kakamega Homeboyz 1(1)-1(4) Singida United (Afraha Stadium, June 10, 2018, 1 pm)

Final

Gor Mahia 2-0 Simba SC (Afraha Stadium, June 10, 2018, 3.15 pm)