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Strict observance of COVID 19 protocols as Betking Premier League kicks off

Betking Premier League kick-off saw AFC Leopards beat Tusker FC 2-1 in the first match of the season at the Kasarani Stadium on Saturday, November 28, 2020. David Majak opened the scores giving Tusker FC a lead in the 21st minute, however, AFC Leopards equalized the scores at the 25th minute. Elvis Rupia’s confidence in […]

FKF D Diploma Coaching Course culminates in Nairobi West

National Executive Member Nairobi County Michael Ouma Majua alongside Africa Regional Administrator Vapor Ministries Davies Lule presided over the closing ceremony of a FKF D Diploma Coaching Course on Friday, November 27, 2020. The course was put up by the Football Kenya Federation in conjunction with Vapor ministries and saw 52 participants under the tutelage […]

CECAFA U20: Rising Stars through to semis with win over Sudan

The Kenya U20 National team is through to the semifinals of the ongoing CECAFA U20 Championships in Arusha, Tanzania after they won Sudan 2-1 in their final group stage match on Friday, November 27, 2020. The first half of the game was rather subtle as both teams tried to create chances to bag a goal […]

CECAFA U20 Championships: Rising Stars starting lineup for Sudan match named

Kenya U20 National team coach Stanley Okumbi has named the starting lineup for their final Group C match of the CECAFA U20 Championships against Sudan. AFC Leopard’s prodigy Ronald Shichenje has been named in midfield, where he will have Steiner Musasia and Ronald Reagan for company. The backline remains unchanged, however, with Lewis Bandi, Fredrick […]

Rising Stars all set for final CECAFA U20 Championships Group C match

The Kenya U20 National team is braced for crunch time in their final group C match against Sudan to be played on Friday, November 26, 2020, at the Sheikh Amri Abeid grounds in Arusha, Tanzania. Rising Stars brushed Ethiopia aside in their opening match of the regional showpiece on Monday and will be looking to […]

FKF unveils Startimes as broadcast partner in a KES 110 Million per year deal

Football Kenya Federation has on Thursday, November 26, 2020, unveiled Startimes as its official broadcast partner in a 7-year deal worth $1.1 Million per year. The sponsorship will involve the transmission of Betking Premier League matches, 30 Betika National Super League matches, and friendly matches of the Kenya National team, Harambee Stars. Speaking at a […]

Boost for Kenyan referees as FIFA earmarks Mary Njoroge for World Cup duty

Mary Njoroge has been named by World Governing body FIFA as a prospective woman Assistant Referee candidate for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, which will be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand. She is among the 156 referees and assistant referees selected from all over the world. Other assistant referees selected for the continental […]

Betking Premier League set for play amid adherence of COVID-19 protocols

Stephen Waruru’s lone goal amped Bidco United for the resumption of the BetKing Premier League after beating Kariobangi Sharks 1-0 in a production test match at the Nyayo Stadium on Tuesday, November 24, 2020. The match gave a preview of adherence to the set Covid 19 protocols by the Ministry of Health and the Ministry […]

We need to push more: Coach Okumbi unfazed by Rising Stars big win over Ethiopia

Kenya U20 national team coach Stanley Okumbi has played down his sides big win over Ethiopia in the opening match of the CECAFA U20 Championships on Monday. The Rising Stars went top of Group C courtesy of a goal apiece from Benson Omala, Ronald Reagan, and Enock Wanyama. Coach Okumbi, however, demands more of his […]

CECAFA U20: Rising Stars kick off Group Stage action with big win over Ethiopia

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 […]