Harambee Stars stun DR Congo

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    Harambee Stars extended their fine run with a 1-0 defeat of hosts Democratic Republic of Congo in an international friendly match played at the Stade de Martyrs on Tuesday 4 October at 8.30pm EAT.

    On form Djurgadens IF attacker Michael Olunga struck the decisive goal in the 65th minute to stun the hosts who had dominated the better part of the match.

    Stars are now unbeaten in six matches and will look to carry this form for the upcoming friendly match against Cameroon on Saturday 29th October 2016 and the CECAFA Senior Championship later this year.


    DRC Starting XI: 16. Kiassumbua Joel (Matampi Vumi Ley 46’), 14. Zakuani Gabriel, 4. Dualembo Christopher, 22. Chancel Mbemba, 6. Nsimba Vital (13. Lomalisa Joyce 46’), 20. Maghoma Jacques, 15. Youssef Mulumbu, 8. Mpoku Jose (12.Lukebakio Dody 73’),  7. Jordan Botaka, Mubele Firmin (10. Kebano Neeskens 83’), 9. Jonathan Bolingi (Yannick Bolassie 38’)

    Unused subs: 2. Issama Djos, 17. Bope Merveille,

    Kenya Starting XI: Boniface Oluoch (GK), Jockins Atudo, David Owino (c), Brian Mandela, Aboud Omar (Erick Ouma 88′), Anthony Akumu, Ismael Gonzalez (David Ochieng 60’), Eric Johanna (Victor Majid 80’), Rama Salim (Paul Were 62’), Jesse Were, Michael Olunga.

    Unused Subs: James Saruni (GK), Amos Ekhalie, Mark Makwatta

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