Rupia is understood to be involved in negotiations as he nears a move to Zambian Premier League side, Power Dynamos.
Rupia’s place has been taken by David Odhiambo.
The exclusion of Rupia from the squad may work in favour of Pistone Mutamba and Kepha Aswani who are chasing Rupia for the KPL top scorer’s award.
Starting XI: Mustapha Oduor, Festus Okiring, Hillary Wandera, Brian Otieno, Tom Teka, Peter Gin, Luke Namanda, Kevin Juma, Brian Yakhama, Patrick Kwitonda, David Odhiambo.
Reserves: Benson Mangala, Edwin Wafula, Dennis Wanjala, Benjamin Muchuma, George Mutimba Edgar Nzano, Collins Wakhungu.