Congo Boys came from behind to route visiting Shanzu United 4-1
in a rescheduled FKF Division Two Northern Zone Pool A league
match played at Serani Sports Club Mbaraki, thanks to poor
goalkeeping by Shanzu United custodian Daniel Bahasha.
dominated the pace for the first half an hour until the
moment of theatrics by Bahasha.
Joseph Otieno shot the visitors into lead in the 20th
Congo Boys regained
composure and Babu Ali Ahmed cut short the celebrations at
quarter an hours mark from a spectacular free kick that caught
the goalkeeper napping.
Babu Ali Ahmed was
on target five minutes later to complete a brace from a corner
kick that crashed into the net.
netted the third goal from a drive that sent the goalkeeper
sprawling helplessly on the turf four minutes to break.
Goal merchant Anwar
Abdulhakim sent the visitors packing in the 73rd
minute to secure vital points for the Mwembe Tayari street club.
This is the second
time Congo Boys have beaten their opponents this season.
The Yusuf Ndere side
won the the first leg match played at Shanzu College with a 3-1
Congo Boys players celebrate in one of their goals against
Shanzu United during their National Division Two League match at
Sernai Sports Ground.
Then second leg
match was initially set for August 18, 2018 but failed to kick
off following a disagreement over a clash of stockings colours
and dispute over eligibility of players during the checking
The win has seen
Congo Boys move two points clear at the top of the 17-team FKF
Division Two Northern Zone Pool A League table with 53 points
ahead of second placed Kilifi All Stars who were not in action
Cong Boys welcome
Mnarani United tomorrow in their next league match set for their
home turf at Serani Sports Club.
Meanwhile, the FKF
Kwale County League kicked off with major shock results.
Golini Youth Rangers
upset the form book when they tamed GFC Rangers 2-0 during the
in the Zone B match played at Mzimuni ground in Ukunda.
Mwinyi Omar Kuuza
broke the deadlock for the victors up in the 13th
minute and the same player completed a double from a penalty
awarded in the 74th minute following an infringement
inside the box.
Elsewhere in Zone C
match played at Real Junior ground in Ukunda, hosts Real Junior
stunned Shimba Hills secondary with a solitary goal.
Juma Mkazi scored
the all-important goal five minutes after an hours’ mark.
In another Zone C
match staged at Zawama ground, Eleven Stars went down 2-0 to
Ramisi drew the
first blood in the 24th minute through Mohammed Mzara
and Hatib Mharizo provided the last straw in the 65th
Zone A matches
involving Rising Stars and Minyenzeni Sports scheduled at
Minyenzeni primary as well as Samburu Lions Vs Green Forest set
for Samburu Kasarani were both postponed due to heavy rains that
pounded Coast Region and flooded the soccer pitches in Kinango
as well as affected transport system.