Global Icon and Supreme Leader Raila Odinga landed at Afraha Stadium in Nakuru during Half-Time for Gor Mahia vs AFC Leopards game. Chopper landed in the middle of the pitch.
The supreme leader was accompanied by Nairobi senator Johnson Sakaja and veteran soccer starJoe Kadenge. make this stuff up.
In the game Gor Mahia grabbed the chance to play English side Hull City after edging out bitter rivals AFC Leopards 5-4 at Afraha Stadium Nakuru.
The match characterized by wastefulness in-front of goal had to be decided from post match penalties following a barren draw at regular time.
The match dubbed Mashemeji Derby marked the beginning of tenure for new Leopards coach Rodolfo Zapata who was contracted to take over from departing Tanzanian Dennis Kitambi.
Leopards settled for the game fast with the midfield trio of, Marvin Omondi,Wyvonne Isuza and Victor Majid dictating the play. Buoyed by the presence of the new coach at the touchline Leopards seemed lively and their and goal hunger where talisman Ezekiel Odera tested Boniface Oluoch Occasionally.
His combination with budding Vincent Oburu caused Gor’s back line all sorts of trouble but the KPL champions remained vigilant in their rear thwarting all missiles directed to their goal.
Despite paying under pressure Gor’s confidence grew as time ticked and their first chance came six minutes into the game when Bernard Ondiek rose high to head Godfrey Walusimbi’s cross but his header went wide.
Ingwe’s quest for an early goal were dealt a blow as they were were forced to make an early substitution in the first half following Isaac Oduro’s injury in the opening 30 minutes with Moses Mburu introduced in the left back role.