Gor Mahia midfielder Kenneth Muguna has been omitted from Harambee Stars squad for Cecafa tournament.
Thika United ace Said Tsuma has been called up by coach Paul Put to replace Muguna, who will miss the regional tournament owing to injury.
Another Gor Mahia player – defender Haroun Shakava – was also dropped from the Kenyan squad on similar grounds. Zoo Kericho defender Isaac Kipyegon has since been called up in Shakava’s place. Also called up is Kipyegon’s teammate at Zoo, Nicholas Kipkirui.
Kenya is scheduled to play Rwanda in her first match of the tournament on Sunday.
Defenders: Musa Mohammed (Gor Mahia), Charles Momanyi (Kakamega Homeboyz), Dennis Shikhayi (AFC Leopards), Jockins Atudo (Posta Rangers), Wellington Ochieng (Gor Mahia), Benard Ochieng (Vihiga United), Omar Mbongi (Ulinzi Stars) and Isaac Kipyegon (Zoo Kericho).
Midfielders: Ernest Wendo (Gor Mahia), Whyvonne Issuza (AFC Leopards), Said Tsuma (Thika United), Patillah Omotto (Kariobangi Sharks), Duncan Otieno (AFC Leopards), Ovellah Ochieng (Kariobangi Sharks) and Lawrence Juma (Nzoia Sugar).
Strikers: Samuel Onyango (Ulinzi Stars), Kepha Aswani (Nakumatt), George Odhiambo (Gor Mahia), Masoud Juma (Kariobangi Sharks), Vincent Oburu (AFC Leopards), Stephen Waruru (Ulinzi Stars), Benjamin Mosha (Sony Sugar) and Nicholas Kipkirui (Zoo Kericho).