NSL Review: Shabana, Ushuru activate round one on winning note

Shabana vs Mwatate United
Action in the FKF National Super League promotion playoff pitting Shabana against Mwatate United at the MISC Kasarani
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Shabana got underway their return to the FKF National Super League on a high when they edged out home side St Joseph Youth 0-1 at the Afraha Stadium in Nakuru.

Oscar Oketch scored the lone goal for the Glamour Boys in the 34th minute, a goal the guests held onto for the crucial win.

Ushuru also got underway their campaign with a 1-0 win over Migori Youth at Camp Toyoyo. Oscar Mbugua scored the lone goal.

At the Karuturi Grounds in Naivasha, meanwhile, debutants fortune Sacco had a sour start after falling 2-1 to Kenya Police.

Peter Wanyonyi and Martin Mutua were on target for the Law Enforcers, with Robert Mutua’s equalizer only serving as a mere consolation.

Six more matches will be played on Sunday with the highlight being a doubleheader at Camp Toyoyo that will be aired LIVE on Bamba Sports.

New boys Eldoret Youth will come up against FC Talanta in the first match at 2 pm before Kangemi All-Stars face Kibera Black Stars at 4.15 pm.


  1. Ushuru 1-0 Migori Youth (Camp Toyoyo, 3 pm)
  2. Kenya Police 2-1 Fortune Sacco (Karuturi Grounds, 1 pm)
  3. St Joseph Youth 0-1 Shabana (Afraha Stadium, 3 pm)


  1. FC Talanta vs Eldoret Youth (Camp Toyoyo, 2 pm) LIVE on Bamba Sports
  2. Kangemi All-Stars vs Kibera Black Stars (Camp Toyoyo, 4:15 pm) LIVE on Bamba Sports
  3. Coast Stima vs Thika United (Mbaraki Sports Club, 3 pm)
  4. Modern Coast Rangers vs Green Commandos (Serani Sports Ground, 3 pm)
  5. Kisumu All Stars vs Administration Police (Moi Stadium Kisumu, 3 pm)
  6. Nairobi City Stars vs Wazito (Hope Center, 3 pm)


  1. Bidco United vs Nairobi Stima (Thika Stadium, 3 pm)

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