Okwi fit to face Azam after injury scare

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Okwi was fouled by Ruvu Shooting defender Mao Bofu and failed to complete the game

Simba striker Emmanuel Okwi has been given an all clear by the clubs medical team and is now set to be included in the squad that will face Azam FC on Wednesday.

Okwi sustained an injury during his teams clash with Ruvu Shooting on Sunday and it was feared he will stay on the sidelines for a long spell but is now set to make a quick come back.

Speaking to Goal Simba Doctor Yassin Gembe revealed that the injury he had suffered was not major and the treatment he has received has helped him return to his normal condition and is ready for the coming match against Azam FC.

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"It's a normal injury in football, but were happy Okwi is in good condition. Today morning he trained with team and I think there is no problem that will lead to him missing the game against Azam on Wednesday," said Gembe.

Okwi was fouled by Ruvu Shooting defender Mao Bofu and failed to complete the game , Simba managed to win the game by 3-0 scoreline.

Simba will face Azam in a mouthwatering clash on Wednesday and Okwi’s return will be a boost to Coach Pierre Lechantre who will need the current Ligi Kuu Bara top scorer in top form.

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