Football is one of the most paying career activity in the World with most players in developed countries pocketing millions per week. Kenya is one of the countries whose national players also plays for international leagues in Europe and Eastern countries. Esse Mbeyu Akida is one of the best footballers in the National team playing as the first forward.
Subscribe Football Thika Queens striker Rachael Muema celebrates with the Kenya Women's Premier league title. What you need to know: Argentinian Lionel Messi and American Alex Morgan. Outside football it’s Carol Radull. Doreen Nabwire’s journey is also inspirational to me. She was the first Kenyan woman to play professional football in Europe.
Ulinzi Starlets were feted as champions of Women’s Super Cup League on Sunday 7 November 2021 after thrashing Thika Queens nine goals to eight in post-match penalties at Utalii Grounds in Nairobi. This is after the two teams drew 1-1 at the final whistle in a game that was also a curtain raiser for the 2021/2022 Kenya Women’s Premier League, set to start on 13 November 2021.
Amount of money that Kenya women premier league pay players will surprise you. After the final match between Thika Queens and Gaspo Starlets, it was revealed that women premier league players have been earning a very low income as compared to their counterparts. The most organized team in the women premier league is Thika Queens,however ,their players earn less than ten thousand shillings per month.
Harambee Starlets forward Esse Akida has completed a move to Europe once again after signing for Greek giants FC PAOK Thessaloniki. Image Courtesy The former Thika Queens forward is confirmed as a PAOK player in a one-year deal. A statement on the club's official website read; "PAOK and the women's football department announce the start of their collaboration with athlete Esse Akida, for the 2021-22 season."
Mathare United Women players celebrate a goal against Kayole Starlets in the Kenya Women's Premier League.Photo Credit: Mathare United Women Media The Kiambu Derby: Can Gaspo claw back run away leaders Thika Queens?