'Dube': Sofapaka ready to battle for KPL title

ShareClose Comments
Batoto ba Mungu and Muhoroni Youth were facing axe from top flight after failing to comply with club licensing rules

Sofapaka veteran midfielder Moses 'Dube' Odhiambo is adamant they are ready to take part in this year's Kenyan Premier League.

Until Wednesday, the 2009 champions were in limbo concerning their participation, which was confirmed later in the day by the Sports Disputes Tribunal. The midfielder is happy that justice has finally been served.

Muhoroni, Sofapaka included in KPL fixtures

"I welcome the ruling with both hands, it was clear on sporting merit we had qualified to take part in the league despite our struggles. The good thing is that we have been reinstated and we can fully focus on our game without having divided attention, our target being a positive and consistent run," 'Dube' told Goal.

"Yes, we are ready for the league and everyone is psyched up, and we want to start this weekend on a high note."

Batoto ba Mungu will start their campaign at home against Sony Sugar on Sunday.

Article continues below

Baraza: Sofapaka are ready to play, even now!

Collated fixtures: Saturday, March 18: Gor Mahia v Zoo (Moi Stadium, 2pm), Chemelil Sugar v Kakamega Homeboyz (Chemelil Stadium, 3pm), Nzoia Sugar v Mathare United (Sudi Stadium, 3pm), Posta Rangers v Bandari (Thika County Stadium, 3pm).

Sunday, March 19: Thika United v Tusker (Thika County Stadium, 2pm), Nakumatt v AFC Leopards (Thika County Stadium, 4.15pm), Muhoroni Youth v Kariobangi Sharks (Muhoroni Stadium, 3pm), Sofapaka v Sony Sugar (Afraha Stadium, 3.45pm).

Next article:
Negeri Sembilan 3 Selangor 1: Deers keep relegation at bay with rare win
Next article:
Liverpool pre-season 2018-19: Fixtures, transfers, squad numbers & complete Premier League schedule
Next article:
How Neymar's decision to leave Barcelona and escape Messi has spectacularly backfired
Next article:
Juventus prioritise Higuain sale amid Chelsea & AC Milan links
Next article:
African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Stoke, Swansea & West Brom chase Amartey

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Show more Accept