- Former Leopards players as well as a section of fans have not warmly welcomed Trucha’s appointment as they feel he lacks the credentials
- The biggest game of the day will see Tusker host Gor Mahia with the spotlight on Coach Robert Matano.
All Eyes are now set on the exciting clash at Kasarani stadium as Tusker plays host to defending champions Gor Mahia at 4pm.
This game has been in the spotlight recently due to a serious statement from Tusker’s chairman, Charles Gacheru.
He has threatened to fire the head coach, Robert Matano, if the team fails to defeat Gor Mahia.
“Matano and the entire technical bench have to beat Gor Mahia this weekend. They will leave the club in case of a draw or loss,” He said
Matano not intimidated by Empty Threats
But the unbothered Matano said he doesn’t fear the sack.
“This is Robert Matano, I’m Robert Matano, This Robert Matano. I don’t succumb to threats,” Matano said.
“I don’t work with ultimatums; I don’t fear being sacked. He can do it even now. What will he do to me if I decide to leave before Sunday?”Matano asked.
AFC Leopards vs Bandari
On the other side, there’s an early kick-off match where Kariobangi Sharks are taking on Muhoroni Youth.
Over in Mombasa, all eyes are on Tomas Trucha, who has been newly appointed as the head coach of AFC Leopards.
He faces the challenging task of turning the club’s poor performance around as the club battles Bandari.
Currently, Ingwe finds themselves in the relegation zone with only four points to their name.