Jacob Icia

Jacob Icia

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  • 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.

  • Reinstate FKF officials, FIFA tells Amina

    Reinstate FKF officials, FIFA tells Amina

    FIFA's position has been underlined hours before the arraignment of beleaguered FKF boss Nick Mwendwa in court Monday morning.FIFA's position has been underlined hours before the arraignment of beleaguered FKF boss Nick Mwendwa in court Monday morning.

  • FKF audit lands CS Amina in trouble with Senate

    FKF audit lands CS Amina in trouble with Senate

    Beyond the FKF audit question, Senators who ventilated on the matter also tasked the Committee to summon Amina to explain how she has been managing sports funds under her docket.Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja, who chairs the Senate Standing Committee on Labour and Social Welfare warned against disba...

  • AK to start mental health programs across the country - Korir

    AK to start mental health programs across the country - Korir

    This comes in the wake of untimely deaths of Olympian Ages Tirop and sprinter Edith Muthoni, both alleged to have been murdered by their husbands.Korir said they have already come up with a proposal that will be presented to the Ministry of Sports on November 31st.

  • Big changes as Firat names squad for final World Cup qualifiers

    Big changes as Firat names squad for final World Cup qualifiers

    KCB's Michael Mutinda, Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Anthony Akumu, Gor Mahia’s Philemon Otieno, Eric Johannah, Sweden based Athony Wambani and Ismael Dunga, who plies his trade with the Japanese side Sagan Tosu have been included after missing in the previous international duties.