NSL Review: MOSCA get first win of the season, Ushuru, Vihiga win

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    Ushuru vs Isibania
    Ushuru' Bill Oporia keeps the ball away from Isibania's Gideon Were. Ushuru won 2-0

    Vihiga United and Ushuru continued their quest for promotion with wins over St Joseph Youth and Isibania respectively. MOSCA, meanwhile, got their first win of the season, edging out Modern Coast Rangers 2-1 at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos. Nine matches were played today, August 25, 2017, across different venues

    Former Nairobi City Stars midfielder Oscar Mbugua scored a brace, both goals from set pieces, to see Ushuru FC past Isibania. The match was played at the Camp Toyoyo Grounds as from 4.15 pm. Ushuru retains second place with 46 points from 21 matches. League Leaders Vihiga United also edged out St Joseph Youth 2-1 to retain top spot with 50 points, four points above Ushuru

    It was, however, a bad day in office for Nairobi Stima, who lost 2-1 to Bidco United at the Thika sub-county Stadium. David Juma and Anthony Mbuthia were on target for Bidco. Wazito also lost footing after being held to a 0-0 stalemate by Palos at the Moi Stadium in Kisumu

    MOSCA

    At the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos, MOSCA got their first win of the season, edging out Modern Coast Rangers 2-1. Olesuh Tetieh and Dennis Ogolla were on target for MOSCA with Alfred Omondi getting an equalizer for Modern Coast. MOSCA, however, is still rooted at the bottom of the log with only seven points from 20 matches

    Kenya Police’s five match winning run was halted when the law enforcers were held to a 1-1 draw by Kibera Black Stars. David Owoch scored for Police, with Wilson Njuguna replying for Black Stars to ensure a share of the spoils

    Three matches were played at Camp Toyoyo, preceding the match pitting Ushuru against Isibania. Nairobi City Stars got their second win in a row, edging out GFE 105 1-0. Ezekiel Odera scored the lone goal. KCB kept up the pressure on the chasing pack in the second game with a 3-1 win over Nakuru All Stars. Teddy Osok, Dennis Ng’ang’a and Simon Abuko were on target for KCB. Nakuru All Stars scored through Peter Thiong’o in the 90th minute. FC Talanta’s five match winless streak ended in the third match with a 2-0 win over Agro Chemicals. Eric Kapaito scored a brace

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