AFC Leopards' season opener against Kariobangi Sharks KPL pushed back

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The tie between Posta Rangers and newly promoted side Western Stima has also been affected

The Kenyan Premier League match between AFC Leopards versus Kariobangi Sharks has been moved back by a day.

The league opener for both teams will now take place on Sunday, December 9 and not December 8 as was initially scheduled. Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos will host the match that will kick off at 3.00 PM.

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Even though KPL didn't indicate the reason for the changes, the Sharks are expected to take on Djibouti's Arta Solar FC on Wednesday next week in the second leg of the Caf Confederation match.

The tie between Posta Rangers and newly promoted side Western Stima has also been affected.

The match has been moved from Ruaraka to Afraha Stadium in Nakuru. The kick-off time also changes from 4:15 pm to 3:00 pm with the date remaining Saturday, December 08, 2018.

Stima warmed up for the tie with a 3-0 defeat by Sony Sugar on Wednesday. Enock Agwanda hit a brace with Derrick Otanga scoring the other goal to hand the Millers a win in the pre-season friendly.

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