Kogalo fans were eagerly preparing to host Al Ahly Merowe of Sudan today at Nyayo National stadium later in the course of the day.This was a return leg after the home team beating Al Ahly Merowe in Egypt's Suez Stadium 3-1.The team could not host Kogalo in Sudan since they have no good stadia.
Record FKF Premier League champions Gor Mahia has named the squad which will be travelling to Egypt for their first leg clash of CAF Confederation match; against Sudanese side Al Ahly Merowe set to be played on Friday, 15th October. Seventeen players have been named in the travelling squad: Gad Mathews, Caleb Omondi, Philemon Otieno, Harun Shakava, Frank Odhiambo, Joachim Oluoch, Ernest Wendo, John Ochieng, Victor Ayugi, Alpha Onyango, Sydney Ochieng, John Macharia, Samuel Onyango, Jules Ulimwengu, Benson Omalla, Fred Nkata and John Nyawir.
Kenya representatives in the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup Tusker FC and Gor Mahia respectively will have a tight fixture - playing 5 matches in 16 days in October. On 15th October, Tusker FC will host Zamalek at Nyayo National Stadium for the first leg before traveling to Cairo for the second leg, a week later.
BREAKING: Gor Mahia Vs Al Ahly Merowe Match Cancelled. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has canceled the match between Gor Mahia and South Sudan's Al Ahly Merowe that was set to be played today, this Sunday at the Nyayo National Stadium and this communication has been made official by the Football Kenya Federation (FKF).
The ongoing CAF continental competitions have been interesting for football fans across Africa. It is the most prestigious club competition that has drawn the best clubs together. The most successful African team Al Ahly from Egypt has even impressed in the Club World Cup Competition. Gor Mahia and Tusker are the two representatives of Kenya in the ongoing CAF confederation and Champions league games.
FKF Super Cup winners Gor Mahia are one step away from qualifying for the group stages of CAF Confederation Cup. The Kenyan representatives defeated their hosts Al Ahly Merowe 3-1, in a match played in Egypt as from 8 PM. The hosts took the lead in the 41st minute but that did not shake a determined Gor Mahia side which came from behind to score thrice.
The Caf Champions league tournament will continue tomorrow as Kenyans side Gor Mahia, will host their revivals Al Ahly Merowe from Sudan at Nyayo Stadium for the second leg. During the first leg of the tournament, Gor Mahia came from 1-0 behind to win 3-1 against Al Ahly Merowe of Sudan last week.
Kenyans have reacted through social media platforms after Football Kenya Federation announced today morning 24, October that Sudan Al Ahly Merowe have withdrawn from today's CAF competition against Gor Mahia. According to Netizens, they believe that Al Ahly Merowe club lacked means of transport to fly to Kenya for the competition.
The Sudanese Federation have communicated the withdrawal of the club Ahly Merowe from the competition ahead of their match against Gor Mahia. This is what the letter read: “Accordingly, we hereby inform you that the match is canceled and that Gor Mahia have been qualified for the additional 2nd preliminary round of the competition.
According to the announcement today in the morning, Gor Mahia had been scheduled to host the second leg against their revivals Al Ahly Merowe of Sudan. During an press conference earlier today, FKF President Nick Mwendwa said that the match had to be canceled. The football body had to reach towards that decision after the Sudan side Al Ahly did not in the in country ahead of the match today.
The dates for the first leg of Mashemeji Derby for this season 2021/22 has been set, the match will be played at Kasarani International Stadium on Mashujaa Day - 20th, October - as from 3 PM. Mashemeji Derby, second leg did not take place last season since the two rivals boycotted the match opting to play a friendly at Camp Toyoyo.
The FKF betway Cup Champions Gor Mahia have already landed in Egypt ahead of the Confederation Cup against Al Ahly Merowe of Sudan. According to the head coach Mark Harrison, the team landed well in Egypt including the assistant coach Sammy Omollo Pamzo and the technical bench. During the training before the journey for the match, English International Mark Harrison made various changes in his squad.
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Kenya representatives in the CAF Confederation Cup, Gor Mahia will take on Sudanese side Al Ahly Merowe in the CAF Confederation Cup second leg on Sunday at the Nyayo National Stadium, Nairobi. Gor Mahia defeated Al Ahly Merowe in Egypt, 3-1 and will be playing for at least a draw on Sunday.
CAF Cancels Gor Mahia Vs Sudan's Al Ahly Merowe Match After Merowe Withdrew From The Competition. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has canceled for the Confederation cup group stage match between Gor Mahia football club and South Sudan's Al Ahly Merowe that was set to be played today at the Nyayo National Stadium.
Former Kenyan champions Gor Mahia popularly known as K,ogalo will be taking on Al ahly Merowe in Egypt tommorow. The Kenyan heavyweights were banned from signing players and therefore they have decided to take players who have never played in any continental matches. Gor Mahia played against Napsa in continental competition last year but all the players that took part in the match are no longer in the squad.
Betway Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Cup winners Gor Mahia will be out to play against Sudanese side Al Ahly Merowe in their CAF Confederation Cup campaign. Gor Mahia will kick off their continental campaign today having been handed a bye in the first round of the qualifiers due to their high coefficient rankings.