FKF: Sh900 million Kinoru Stadium 'cannot host division one matches'

FKF and Meru county government officials inspect the newly refurbished Kinoru stadium on January 19, 2021. They said the playing field was in deplorable condition and needed replacing for it to host international matches. 

Photo credit: Charles Wanyoro | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Koome said the county government was anxious to receive the stadium so that local talents and big clubs can use it. 
  • “Since July last year when CS Amina came here, the national government has been giving ultimatums but every time, we are forced to extend the deadlines because the work is always not ready. I hope we are in the homestretch,” he said.

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has ruled that the newly refurbished Kinoru Stadium in Meru County which cost Sh900million cannot host international matches as intended due to poor playing surface.

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