Homeboyz have announced their matchday squad that will be in action against Menengai Oilers in a Kenya Cup quarter-final clash at Impala Club on Saturday starting 4:00 PM.
Uyn Omaya, Reinhard Ngaira, Arnold Onzere, Emmanuel Silungi, Collins Shikoli, Henry Ayah and Bryson Madigu who were part of the 33-11 win over Nondies in the Enterprise Cup quarters will not be in the first team this weekend.
Able Matanda, Emmanuel Mavala, Eliphaz Emong and Jan Remke are on the bench. Wanjala returns at fullback same to Leonard Mugaisi who is on the left-wing. Zedden Marrow stays on the right-wing.
Max Kangeri and Bob Muhati are also back in the starting squad and they will feature in the midfield. Augustine Lugonzo and Mohammed Omollo will play as scrum-half and fly-half respectively.
Joshua Chisanga keeps his place at number eight where he will be flanked by Roy Wesonga and Stanley Isogol. Wallace Onyango and Polycarp Odhiambo have been reintroduced in the second row.
The pack will be led by Thomas Okidia, Bruce Shiemi and Meshack Akenga. The winner of the clash will play defending Champions KCB in the semis.
Oilers 14-37 Homeboyz
Homeboyz 25-20 Oilers
Homeboyz 24-26 Oilers
Oilers 28-31 Homeboyz
They meet in the playoffs on Saturday at Impala Club. Who will win?
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Homeboyz: 1.Thomas Okidia 2.Bruce Shiemi 3.Meshack Akenga 4.Wallace Onyango 5.Polycarp Odhiambo 6.Roy Wesonga 7.Stanlely Isogol 8.Joshua Chisanga 9.Augustine Lugonzo 10.Mohammed Omollo 11.Leonard Mugaisi 12.Max Kangeri 13. Bob Muhati 14.Zedden Marrow 15. Michael Wanjala
Replacements: 16Aaron Khalechi 17.Joseph Amalemba 18.Abel Matanda 19.Emmanuel Mavala 20.Eliphaz Emong 21.Evin Asena 22. Jan Remke 23. Bush Mwale
ESS Squad vs Impala
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