Embu sink Uasin Gishu to win football title in ill-tempered match


Kakamega County football player Glens Simiyu controls the ball on November 17, 2021 during their Kenya Inter County Sports and Cultural Association (KICOSCA) encounter with Lapfund at Nembure grounds, Embu County. Kakamega won 7-0.

Photo credit: Charles Wanyoro | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Striker Kennedy Wekesa scored the lone goal in a match that kicked off at 6pm, after being delayed for more than one hour as both sides contested their rival’s credentials.
  • Uasin Gishu captain Collins Cheseren protested the outcome and said they would file formal complaints with the Kicosca tribunal.

Embu County football team beat Uasin Gishu 1-0 in a fiercely contested Kenya Inter County Sports and Cultural Association (KICOSCA) final at Embu Stadium on Friday.


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