FKF Premier League teams are bracing themselves up for tough times after the federation allegedly slashed the monthly grants from the initial 400,000 shillings monthly and now to a paltry 300,000 shillings. The revelation was done by journalist Fred Arocho on his facebook page.It is reported that the new changes will be effective from Monday which is tomorrow.
The Kenyan premier league is back with a bang, some teams have already played 2 of the league games while other haven't played even a single match, others playing one match. On Saturday, the FKF premier league had some interesting fixtures to watch. The first Match being the Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) playing against the former African Champions AFC Leopards.
Photo Courtesy. The last few months have not been the best for FKF president Nick Mwendwa after he found himself on the receiving end of scathing attacks from football fans with many Kenyans left disappointed at how he has been running football affairs since he took over from Sam Nyamweya.
There was drama after sports journalist Milton Nyakundi was attacked by goons on Sunday, 17 October. Nyakundi was giving a press conference in a hotel along Ngong Road in Nairobi, on the country’s state of football. In particularly, he was addressing the management of the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) headed by embattled Nick Mwendwa.
Owning a football club in Kenya is one of the most promising businesses, yet hard, owing to the fact that you have to sacrifice part of your own income. Funding a club requires you to invest part of your money as well as partnering with other companies to fund it.
FKF president Nick Mwendwa is a man under continuous attack, since he made flamatory statements about lack of talent in the Kenyan football, following the aggregate lose of 6-0 of Harambee stars to Mali. Former Harambee stars player Mac Donald Mariga has urged the FKF president to resign do to lack of competence in his leadership since he was elected into the position.
Nick Mwendwa the FKF president in Kenya is a man under serious criticism following his sentiments about kenyan football and the Kenyan national team Harambee stars. The problem started when Jacob Ghost Mulee the former Harambee stars coach resigned under unclear circumstances. Mulee was a close friend of NickMwendwa who he voted in as the FKF president in the recently concluded elections.
The Kenya premier league will be heading for the second round this weekend after the international break. In the first round; Gor Mahia won 2-1 against KCB, AFC Leopards won 1-0 against Tusker, Vihiga bullets fc drew 0-0 against Bidco United, FC Talanta drew 1-1 against Wazito fc, Kakamega Homeboyz won 1-0 against Kenya Police, Sofapaka won 3-1 against Nairobi City Stars, Bandari won 3-0 against Mathare United, Ulinzi Stars won 1-0 against Nzoia Sugar United.Round two fixtures are as follows;
Former Gor Mahia captain Musa Mohammed has joined Football Kenya Federation League new babies Police Football Club . The 30 years old Kenyan international defender, was currently Lusaka Dynamos ,before he part ways with the club leaving him to be a jobless talented man. The new babies grab the opportunity before his former team did so and now the former Gor Mahia captain will be part of Police Football Club.
Ex Harambee Stars Coach Kimanzi Badly Exposes Nick Mwendwa As He Warns Him Against Insulting Coaches
Photo Courtesy The last few days have not been the best for FKF president Nick Mwendwa as football fans continue to ask for his resignation. The poor performances by Harambee Stars in recent days have not helped his situation either. He recently blamed the lack of talents as the reason for the poor performances.
Concentration shifts to football Kenya federation president Nick Mwendwa as sports cabinet secretary Amina Mohammed directs sports registrar office to undertake an audit of the football Kenya federation accounts over alleged misappropriation of public funds. Sports cabinet secretary Amina Mohammed directives comes hours after the court allowed the directorate of criminal investigations department and the office of the director of public prosecution to undertake probe over alleged misappropriation of eleven million shillings.
FKF recalled frenetic forward Neddy Atieno to the national team, the Harambee Starlets, ahead of the 2022 Africa Women's Cup of Nations (WCON) qualifier against South Sudan. The Ulinzi starlets forward was last with the team in July 2018 during the Cecafa tournament where they finished a distant fourth and has since been away from the team since then.
Football Federation of Kenya (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa is on spot following poor performance of Harambee star. This is after national football team was beaten twice by Mali tainting it's hopes of qualifying for world cup in Qatar next year. Harambee star was beaten five goals to nil last week on Thursday and one goal to nil on Sunday by Mali.
Former Harambee Stars head coach Francis Kimanzi has finally responded to Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president Nick Mwandwa's statement that there are no quality players in Kenya. Kimanzi said that Nick Mwandwa's statement is an insult to Kenyan coaches who are working tirelessly to ensure that young talents are natured.
Former Harambee Stars coach, Francis Kimanzi has hit out at FKF president Nick Mwendwa after Mwendwa stated that Kenya lacks talented players. Kimanzi in an interview with local radio station said that the statement from Nick Mwendwa sounds like insults to local coaches who are working tirelessly to nature the young lads.
Former Inter Milan and Harambee Stars midfielder McDonald Mariga says Football Kenya Federation (FKF) should be cleansed and a new office put in place. According to Mariga, the Kenyan football has sunk to a new low, especially after the country's hope to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar was dented by Mali at the weekend.
picture courtesy When FKF boss Nick Mwendwa assumed office, he promised to ensure the national team plays at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. The dream of Kenya making a maiden appearance at the biggest stage of world football was ended by Mali on Sunday after they 1-0 loss to the West Africa giant at Nyayo National Stadium.
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.
Nick Mwendwa has demanded the resignation of FKF president Nick Mwendwa especially following his sentiments that Kenya lacks football players. According to Mariga, It's an insult to the Kenyan players to say they cannot play for they lack talent. Mwendwa has been on record revealing that the Harambee stars players are tired and do not have anything to help the country.
Kenya National football team Harambee stars have been playing their world cup qualifiers in the recent past. However the team's performances have been disappointing and Kenyans have not been happy about it. This comes at a time when Harambee stars hired a new coach to take over the team on a 2 year deal.