The BetKing Premier League Kisumu showdown pitting hosts Western Stima against Bidco United has its match day squads out.
Stima, under the tutelage of Ogai Paul, have maintained a wide range of experience from the starting eleven which sees veteran keeper Samuel Abawa start between the sticks. The only new signing at the back will be Bravo Otieno who features among the seasoned lot that has Mukisa Junior and Vitalis Akumu.
James Ogada starts in the midfield while Baron Oketch and Oromchan Villa lead Stima’s attack this afternoon.
Bidco United, playing in the top flight for the very first time will have to trust former KCB keeper Zamu Adisa in goal. He will be guarded by Anekeya Wilson, Kalama David, Simasi Anthony and Oduor Francis.
Contrary to expectations, the experienced lot of Luke Ochieng and Wafula Noah, if they are to have any impact in the match, will have to do so from the bench.
Below are the full squads for the clash.
Stima: Odhiambo Samuel (GK), Akumu Vitalis, Mukisa Junior, Otieno Bravo, Ogada James, Shakil Devans, Ochieng Ibrahim, Oketch Baron, Mango Ibrahim, Oromchan Villa
Bench: Omondi Kennedy, Bulimo Clinton, Steve Brian, Ochieng Mark, Ouma Rodgers, Wahongo Austine, Ali Hamid
Team: Adisa Omar (GK), Anekeya Wilson, Kalama David, Simasi Anthony, Oduor Francis, Ayugi Victor, Orem David, Onyango Jacob, Oketch Jackson, Waruru Stephen, Mogaka Emmanuel
Bench: Mukolwe Edwin, Wafula Noah, Monda Dennis, Korir Wilfred, Gichimu Eric, Chieta Nelson, Ochieng Luke, Mwinyi Kassim, Okiro Steven