Harmbee Stars play their second international friendly at the Nyayo National Stadium against Tanzania’s Taifa Stars.
In preparation for their last two Group G Qualifiers matches against Visiting joint group leaders Egypt on March 25 and away to bottom rooted Togo on March 29, Stars lined up three friendly matches starting with South Sudan followed by Tanzania (March 15 and 18). .
Stars won 1-0 against South Sudan in the international friendly played on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at the Nyayo Stadium.
The first half was rather cagey, with both sides failing to see the back of their opponents net leading to the half time score closing at 0-0
After the breather, attempts by Harambee Stars to get the lead bore fruit following Danson Chetambe’s timely cross to Elvis Rupia who netted a goal in the 77th minute.
Stars held on to the lead up until the final whistle giving them a 1-0 win against South Sudan.
The second friendly against Tanzania on Monday, March 15, 2021, at the Nyayo Stadium, will start at 3 pm
Adisa Omar (GK), Bonface Onyango, Johnstone Omurwa, Nahashon Alembi, Baraka Badi, Collins Sichenje, Danson Chetambe, Abdalla Hassan, John Macharia, David Owino, Elvis Rupia.
Joseph Okoth (GK), Mike Kibwage, Daniel Sakari, Harun Mwale, Kenneth Muguna, Kevin Simiyu
James Mazembe, Kevin Kimani, Musa Masika, Oliver Maloba, Reagan Otieno, Kevin Kimani, Henry Meja