Sammy Okoth’s Vihiga United seek first points when they play Nzoia Sugar from 3 pm at the Mumias Sports Complex in a round 3 BetKing Premier League (BKPL) Sunday 13 fixture.
United welcome back Lesley Otieno who returns from representing the nation in the CECAFA U20 championships and he plays along Nthatha Wycliffe in the midfield. Morgan Ambuka also starts between the sticks, his first start of the season.
Upfront, Simiyu David and Wafula Dennis have been tasked to bring in the goals.
Nzoia on the other hand welcome back Elvis Ronack in central defense. Okanda Felicien and Juma Kevin maintain their midfield roles and so does Mustapha Oduor in goal.
Youngster Erick Otieno starts upgfront.
Vihiga Starting XI: Imbuka Morgan (GK), Muyesu Johnson, Ombeva Dennis, Aduda Abisalom, Werunga Norman, Okola Mark, Nthatha Wycliffe, Otieno Lesley, Otieno Hillary, Wafula Dennis, Simiyu David
Bench: Matasio M, Khaemba Z, Odongo M, Okullo P, Sisia T, Henry J, Imbusia A, Lawrence L, Igunza R
Nzoia Starting XI: Oduor Mustapha (GK), Mwale M, Wanjala Dennis, Karani Ian, Otieno Elvis, Wandera Gabriel, Felicien Okanda, Juma Kevin, Otieno Erick, Masha Gaetan, Oluoch Felix.
Bench: Katasi H, Maliachi K, Kasuti C, Kakai D, Kasembeli L, Simiyu I, Muchuma P