Okumbi summons 25 players for Malawi duel

Harambee stars at a past match. PHOTO: COURTESY.

Nairobi, KENYA: Harambee Stars head coach Stanley Okumbi has called up 25 local based players for the friendly match against Malawi scheduled for April 18 in Kenyatta Stadium, Machakos.

The match will serves as a build up to the upcoming Africa Nations Championships (CHAN) set to be held in Kenya between 11th January and 2nd February 2018.

This will be Harambee Stars’ third friendly match in span of one month having played Uganda and DR Congo in March at the same venue.

Kenya drew Uganda 1-1 before edging DR Congo 2-1, results that saw the country improved to position 78 from 88 in the FIFA Rankings released by the World governing body on Thursday.

Full Squad

Goal Keepers

Boniface Oluoch (Gor Mahia) Patrick Matasi (Posta Rangers)


Simon Mbugua (Posta Rangers) Jockins Atudo (Posta Rangers) Robinson Kamura (AFC Leopards) Musa Mohammed (Gor Mahia) Pascal Ogweno (Kariobangi Sharks) Harun Shakava (Gor Mahia) Bolton Omwenga (Kariobangi Sharks) Siraj Mohammed (Bandari) Omar Mbongi (Ulinzi)


Duncan Otieno (AFC Leopards) Ernest Wendo (Gor Mahia) Joseph Kuria (Posta Rangers) Kenneth Muguna (Gor Mahia) Amos Asembeka (Sony Sugar) Chris Masinza (Vihiga United) Samuel Onyango (Ulinzi Stars) Noah Wafula (Tusker)


Morven Otinya (Palos) Masita Masuta (Nzoia) Chrispinus Onyango (KCB) Darius Msagha (Bandari) Cavin Odongo(Kariobangi Sharks) Paul Kiongera (AFC Leopards)