Timothy Otieno Crowned February Footballer of the Month
Timothy Otieno of Posta Rangers bagged February Footballer of the Month Award beating Wycliffe Ochomo and Andrew Tololwa who came 2nd and 3rd respectively in a vote conducted by Sports journalists.
Otieno garnered 26 points while AFC Leopard’s Andrew Tololwa and Muhoroni Youth’s Wycliffe Ochomo each had 25 points while Mathare United’s on song striker Obadiah Ndege was fourth on 22 points.
Timothy Otieno becomes the first player to be crowned Sportpesa/SJAK Footballer of The Month Award winner award this year.
Otieno’s 3 goals in three outings helped Posta rangers retain fifth position with four points.
Ndege and Ochomo equally had three goals in February helping their clubs to 1st and 4th positions respectively Tolowa’s two goals had guided Leopards to second on the log.
The 22 year old has vowed to do all he can to keep improving in order to help bring more success to the club.
“My confidence has strengthened since joining Posta Rangers and I hope to do better in the coming matches”he said.
The improved reward scheme sees winning players pocket Sh100,000 and an LG television set as his teammates share Sh50,000. Last year when the monthly award was launched, the winner only took home Sh50000 and a television set.
Meanwhile Posta Rangers is facing off with Sony Sugar at Ruaraka this evening.