Posta Rangers goalkeeper, Patrick Matasi has been handed a start ahead of Gor Mahia custodian, Boniface Oluoch as Harambee Stars take on Iraq in a FIFA International friendly match.
Zesco United's Jesse Were is set to partner Spain based, Michael Olunga upfront with defender David Owino Captaining the team.
Gor Mahia midfielder Ernest Wendo has also been named in the starting team, as is Posta Rangers duo of Simon Mbugua and Jockins Atudo.
Kenya Starting XI: Patrick Matasi (GK), Abud Omar, Simon Mbugua, Jockins Atudo, David Owino, Anthony Akumu, Ernest Wendo, Samuel Onyango, Eric Johanna, Jesse Were, Michael Olunga
Substitutes: Boniface Oluoch, Harun Shakava, Robinson Kamura, Musa Mohammed, Patillah Omotto, Cliffton Miheso, Boniface Muchiri, Dennis Sikhayi, Kenneth Muguna, John Mark Makwatta, Stephen Waruru, Masud Juma
Iraq Starting XI: Mohammed Kassid (C), Ibrahim Khalaf, Ali Adnan, Rebin Ghareeb, Waleed Salim, Aymen Hussein, Mahdi Kamil, Hekmat Nouri, Hikmat Azeez, Amjed Kadhim, Hussain Ali
Substitutes: Talib Raheem, Mohanad Karrar, Ali Fadhil, Faez Atiyah, Resan Bashar, Ahmed Abdulzahra, Jalal Hassan, Fayyadh Ajeel, Yaseen Gheni, Mustafa Nadhim