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FKF announces BetKing Kenya as FKF Premier League title partner in KES 1.2 Billion 5-year deal

Football Kenya Federation has on Thursday, July 16, 2020, announced online gaming firm BetKing Kenya as the official FKF Premier League title partner in a KES 1.2 Billion five-year deal. The league will be referred to as the BetKing Premier League. Under the partnership, each participating club will be entitled to at least KES 8 […]

Eastern, Central members meet FKF President to chart return to football plan

Football Kenya Federation president Nick Mwendwa today chaired the third and fourth of a series of meetings aimed at charting a post COVID-19 return to football plan. Members from Eastern region (Marsabit, Isiolo, Meru, Tharaka-Nithi, Embu, Machakos, Kitui, and Makueni) had a session with the president on Wednesday morning. Their Central region counterparts (Nyeri, Muranga, […]

FKF President convenes return to football formula meeting with members

Football Kenya Federation president Nick Mwendwa has today met a section of football representatives from Western and Nyanza regions in a series of meetings scheduled to discuss a return to football formula. The meetings also served to update the members on the just-published FIFA 2020 Covid-19 protocol, to be implemented when football finally resumes. “This […]

How Harambee Stars coach Francis Kimanzi settles on the best

Harambee Stars head coach Francis Kimanzi has revealed how demanding it has always been to select the best players to the national team for international assignments. This as he disclosed how his technical team has been putting a lot into preparation during this time of the pandemic. “It is a difficult situation now but we […]

Selection Dilemna: How coach David Ouma is planning on Harambee Starlets return

Football may have been suspended owing to the global Covid-19 pandemic but work has not stopped for Harambee Starlets head coach David Ouma. Starlets were scheduled to face Tanzania in the first round of the 2020 Africa Women Cup of Nations Qualifiers in April. Confederation of African Football’s (CAF) Executive Committee, however, resolved to cancel […]

Harambee Starlets AWCON Qualifiers canceled, Stars rescheduled

Confederation of African Football’s Executive Committee has moved to reschedule the 2021 African Cup of Nations to January 2022 owing to the global Covid-19 pandemic. In a meeting held on Tuesday, 30 June 2020, via video conference, to discuss the future of competitions and other related issues, CAF also moved to cancel the Africa Women […]

FKF IMOC appraises refurbished Nyayo Stadium ahead of scheduled CAF inspection visit

Football Kenya Federation’s International matches organizing committee (IMOC) has on Wednesday, June 25, 2020, carried out an appraisal on the refurbished Nyayo National Stadium, which is nearing completion after being closed for renovations. This is ahead of a scheduled inspection by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in the coming days, subject to the global […]

FKF denounces SDT’s consultative forum, awaits FIFA direction

Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa has denounced a consultative forum convened by the Sports Disputes Tribunal with regard to the upcoming FKF Elections. As a follow up to its ruling on March 17, 2020, as well as its further directions thereafter, the Tribunal convened a “stakeholders” forum on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, via a […]

Press Statement: Cancellation of all FKF Leagues

Following the Covid -19 situation in Kenya and the recent public health regulations announced by the Government, including the extension of the ongoing curfew and cessation to May 16, 2020, banning of all public gatherings of more than 15 individuals and the indefinite closure of all stadiums has made it untenable to conclude the 2019/2020 […]

FKF, Betika unveil KES 5.3 Million package for KPL, NSL clubs in wake of Covid-19 pandemic

In a bid to cushion players against the economic effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic that has grossly affected football activities, Football Kenya Federation, in partnership with Betika has unveiled a KES 5.3 Million package for Kenyan Premier League and second-tier Betika National Super League players. The event was held on Thursday, April 30, 2020, […]