Burundian forward Francis Mustapha will start from the bench as Gor Mahia parade the squad to take on Azam in semis of Cecafa Kagame Cup.
Mustapha, who started in the quarter-final victory against Vipers, had a dream debut where he provided an assist to Jacques Tuyisenge.
Tuyisenge will lead the attack alongside Gorge Odhiambo. Influential midfielder Francis Kahata, who is linked with a move to Simba SC, is missing from the squad.
Gor Mahia X1: Boniface Oluoch, Charles Momanyi, Godfrey Walusimbi, Innocent Wafula, Haron Shakava, Philemon Otieno, Humphrey Mieno, Ephraim Guikan Jacques Tuyisenge, Bernard Ondiek and George Odhiambo.
Subs: Shaban Odhoji, Joash Onyango, Lawrence Juma, Samuel Onyango and Mustapha Francis.