The Kenya U20 National team kicked off their CECAFA Championships campaign with a 3-0  win against Ethiopia on Monday, November 23, 2020, at the Sheikh Amri Abeid grounds in Arusha Tanzania.

Forward Benson Omala’s well-calculated header earned Rising Stars a head start as the sound of the buzzer closed off the first half scores at 1-0.

A mishap by the Ethiopian keeper opened a chance for Ronald Reagan to net a goal at the 46th minute and sealing the win for Kenya was the timely pass to Enoch Wanyama that led to the final scores reading 3-0.

Up next for the Rising Stars is a blockbuster against Sudan on Friday, November 27, 2020, at the Sheikh Amri Abeid grounds, starting at 1 pm.

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Starting XI

Maxwell Mulili, Fredrick Alushula,  Lewis Bandi, Frank Odhiambo, Alphonse Omija, Steiner Musasia, Benson Omala, Enoch Wanyama, Matthew Mwendwa, Simon Omondi, Ronald Reagan.


Brian Opondo, Kevinton Machika, Sellasie otieno, Nicholas Ochieng, Collins Sichenje, Henry Atola, Ronald Sichenje, Fortune Omoto, Boniface Mwangemi.

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