Francis Kimanzi 'aims higher' on Harambee Stars return

Football Kenya Federation president Nick Mwendwa (right) unveils Francis Kimanzi as the new Harambee Stars coach at Safari Park hotel, Nairobi on August 20, 2019. PHOTO | CHRIS OMOLLO |

What you need to know:

  • Football Kenya Federation president Nick Mwendwa confirmed Kimanzi, formerly at Kenyan Premier League side Mathare United, had penned a two-year contract

  • He was unveiled on Tuesday as Harambee Stars coach and will be assisted by Zedekiah 'Zico' Otieno

  • Kimanzi's first assignment will be to lead the national team in two international friendlies against Uganda and Libya in September

Francis Kimanzi aims to be the first ever coach to lead Kenya to a Fifa World Cup.

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