Tusker FC Names Squad Travelling for CAF Confederation Cup Return Leg Match against Tunisian Sfaxien
Tusker FC alias Brewers have left for Tunisia four days earlier ahead of their second leg fixture scheduled for Sunday. The representatives of Kenya in the CAF Confederation Cup have named their squad that will travel to Tunisia for their Sunday’s match against CS Sfaxien. For the Brewers to qualify for the CAF Confederation Cup group stage, they have to oustand favorites Sfaxien.
Rwandan goalkeeper Emery Mvuyekure who plays for Kenya Premier League (KPL) defending champions Tusker FC alias the Brewers has been linked with a move to Rwandese club APR after ending his three-year stay with the Brewers. Mvuyekure lost his spot as the first goalkeeper on arrival of Brian Bwire and Patrick Matasi.
The Kenyan Premier League (KPL), officially known as the FKF Premier League and as the BetKing Premier League (BPL) for sponsorship reasons, is a professional league for men's association football clubs in Kenya. Standing at the top of the Kenyan football league system, the league was formed in 1963 under the Kenya Football Federation but is now controlled by the Football Kenya Federation.
After picking a 1-1 draw against Djibouti side Arta Solar 7 at the El Hadji Hassan Gouled Stadium in Djibouti on Saturday, Tusker will host the second leg in Nairobi this weekend. Ibrahim scored an early goal for the Kenya Premier League champions before the hosts netted through Traore.
Tusker FC alias the Brewers have many injuries that could affect their continental journey. The Kenya representatives in CAF Champions League Tusker FC have been hit by injuries and illness just two weeks before their match against Egyptian champions and five-time winners of CAF Champions League, Zamalek in Nairobi.
Tusker football club has been having a great moment in the Kenya premier league, towards the extent of the being the Kenya representative in the CAF tournament next year. Reason have emerged why Tusker has been doing well in the premier league. One of the reasons is that the premier league side has been having a great sponsorship anytime needed, and mostly traveling to away venues.