Mustapha Oduor continues in goal with former AFC Leopards defender Edwin Wafula also starting at his full back position. Masita Masuta will help in getting goals for the 2016 Nationwide Super League champions as Edgar Nzano starts from the bench. Hosts Chemelil welcomes back Edwin Omondi, who has been out injured as the sugar millers start life without Hillary Echesa. John Mwita will lead the attack.
Chemelil XI: Adira Jairus (GK), James Omino, Yusuf Juma, Benjamin Oketch, Smith Ouko, Victor Majid, Edwin Omondi, Jeffary Odeny, Farraj Odeny, Mustapha Adebayo, John Mwita.
Subs: Richard Aimo (GK), Maurice Wandera, David Ojwang, Kennedy Odhiambo, Shaphan Siwa, Moses Osure and Peter Amani.
Nzoia XI: Mustapha Oduor (GK), Victor Omondi, Festus Okiring, Joachim Oluoch, Edwin Wafula, Lawrence Juma, Gin Peter, Patrick Kwitonda, Luke Namanda, Boniface Omondi and Masita Masuta.
Subs: Humphrey Katasi (GK), Geoffrey Kariuki, Edgar Nzano, Jonathan Lodaket, Benjamin Muchuma, Elvis Rupia and Brian Yakhama.