Bullish Tusker plot Zamalek upset in Egypt

Tusker midfielder Shami Kibwana

Tusker's midfielder Shami Mwinyi Kibwana (left) boards a bus at the Cairo International Airport in Egypt for Alexandria on October 19, 2021.  

Photo credit: Pool | Tusker

What you need to know:

  • The 12-time Kenyan champions have an uphill task of progressing to the Champions League group stage following their 1-0 loss to the Egyptian giants in the first leg last Saturday at Nyayo National Stadium in Nairobi
  • Tusker captain Eugene Asike and midfielder Mwinyi Shami Kibwana exuded optimism of surprising the White Knights at their own turf
  • Should Tusker trounce Zamalek in the return leg, it will be Matano’s first ever victory over a North Africa team at the continental championships

Tusker Tuesday arrived in Alexandria, Egypt confident of turning tables in their Caf Champions League first round return leg against Zamalek on Friday.


You're all set to enjoy unlimited Prime content.