Jacob Icia

Jacob Icia

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  • Mathare United chief Obure laughs off Premier League relegation

    Mathare United chief Obure laughs off Premier League relegation

    The Caretaker Committee declared Mathare had been demoted to the second-tier NSL by virtue of missing three consecutive league matchesIn a letter signed by the Committee’s Head of Secretariat Linda Ogutu and addressed to Mathare chairman Bob Munro, the Committee explained its decision

  • Mwendwa back to office with a message of hope

    Mwendwa back to office with a message of hope

    Led by president Nick Mwendwa, the officials inspected the now shabby looking premises, with a message of hope that world football governing body will lift suspension on Kenya "within days."Outgoing Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed appointed a Caretaker Comittee to run football in the coutry,...

  • Guardiola knows Man City comeback routine cannot continue

    Guardiola knows Man City comeback routine cannot continue

    "We are scoring a lot of goals as well and, at the same time, we are conceding a lot and if we don't stop that it will be difficult. You can't always score four or five goals to win a game for a few months. We have to be better," noted Guardiola.

  • Riddle over football running by Transition Committee following SDT ruling

    Riddle over football running by Transition Committee following SDT ruling

    SDT Chairman John Ohaga has also explained the direct implication of the ruling, underscoring the fact that the league season is not yet declared null and void.Also enjoined in the case was the FKF Judicial Bodies and Standing Committee, Kariobangi Sharks FC, Vihiga United FC, Mathare United FC, Sof...

  • Chinese Wu wins 2022 Magical Kenya Open

    Chinese Wu wins 2022 Magical Kenya Open

    His win after three grueling days at Muthaiga saw him take home Sh. 36.3 millionBut there was special focus on 18-year old Kenyan amateur Njoroge Kibugu

  • Rangnick 'desperately' wants Cavani to stay

    Rangnick 'desperately' wants Cavani to stay

    Cavani, who joined United on a free transfer from Paris St-Germain in 2020, signed a contract extension with the club until June 2022.The Uruguay international has been linked with Barcelona and Juventus in the January transfer window.

  • Muchiri looking beyond life on the pitch as he joins Ulinzi

    Muchiri looking beyond life on the pitch as he joins Ulinzi

    While Tusker is primarily performing better than Ulinzi in the league at least going the clubs’ histories, Muchiri revealed his decision was influenced by plans beyond his days on the pitch.The former Sony Sugar player will now be out of active football for six months as he takes military training,...

  • Sfaxien knocks out Tusker from CAF Confed Cup

    Sfaxien knocks out Tusker from CAF Confed Cup

    Harzi netted from the spot in the 35th, after Ghaith Maaroufi was fouled in the box, the only goal that would separate the two sides after over 180 minutes tussle – both in Nairobi and Sfax.Not even the introduction of Shami Mwinyi and Teddy Osok for Humphrey Mieno and Macharia could change Tusker’s...

  • Tusker, Gor Mahia falter in CAF Confed Cup ties

    Tusker, Gor Mahia falter in CAF Confed Cup ties

    At the quarter hour-mark, midfielder Jackson Macharia thought he had given Tusker the opener had after connecting Daniel Sakari's throw, but the referee cancelled it citing a handball in the buildup.  According to head coach Robert Matano, the referee denied them a clean goal.The brewers thus h...

  • Kenya edges Rwanda to end 2022 WC qualifiers on a high

    Kenya edges Rwanda to end 2022 WC qualifiers on a high

    Al Duhail striker Michael Olunga, the captain, led from the front and needed only three minutes to net the opener, before Red Star Belgrade’s Richard Odada added the second at the quarter-hour mark. Olivier Niyonzima netted Rwanda’s consolation.