Kimanzi scoops KPL February accolade

Francis Kimanzi receiving the SJAK award on Thursday PHOTO COURTESY

Nairobi, KENYA: Mathare United head coach Francis Kimanzi is the Sports Journalists Association of Kenya SJAK/ Fidelity Insurance Coach of the Month for February.

Kimanzi who also doubles up as the national u-23 head coach scooped the accolade after gathering 10 votes to beat Dylan Kerr of Gor Mahia who came second on six votes.

Mathare won three and drawn one in the four matches they played in February amassing 10 points from the possible 12.

They are currently top in the Kenyan Premier League table standings with 23 points from 10 matches, four better than second placed Gor Mahia who have three games in hand.

Meanwhile, Kimanzi took home a cash reward of Ksh. 75,000 and a personalized trophy courtesy of sponsors Fidelity Insurance.