Adema out, Adimo, Chisanga to start for Kenya Simba against Uganda

Newcastle Falcons star Joshua Chisanga has been handed a start in the squad that will face Uganda Cranes on Saturday 24 in the Africa Gold Cup opener which will also serve as the Elgon Cup return leg.
Chisanga takes the eighth man spot that was previous held by KCB’s Martin Owila in last two matches. Kenya Harlequins back Isaac ASdimo takes the up the fly half position in the absence of Biko Adema who will miss the clash due to work commitments.
Owako, Otieno
Steve Otieno, Brad Owako and Kenny Andola will be hoping to make appearances in the clash as they have been included among the substitutes.
Tony Opondo keeps the fullback role whilst Skipper Darwin Mukidza and Jacob Ojee will keep the open and blind wing slots respectively.
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Kenya Harlequins duo Patrice Agunda and David Ambunya will partner at the centre and Sam Onsumu will work with Adimo in the half back positions.
Chisanga, Davis Chenge, Eric Kerre are the loose forward while the Moses Amusala, Peter Karia, Dennis Karani will lead the line with Simon Miniafu and Oliver Mang’eni taking up the lock roles.
Kenya who have a five point advantage after a 23-18 over Uganda in Kampala will hoping to do well in front of home fans.
Starting Squad
15.Tony Opondo, 14. Darwin Mukidza (captain), 13. David Ambunya, 12. Patrice Agunda, 11. Jacob Ojee, 10. Isaac Adimo, 9. Samson Onsomu,
1. Moses Amusala, 2. Peter Karia, 3. Dennis Karani, 4. Simon Muniafu, 5. Oliver Mang’eni, 6. Eric Kerre, 7. Davis Chenge, 8. Joshua Chisanga
Replacements 16. Philip Ikambili, 17. James Kubasu, 18. Curtis Lilako , 19. George Nyambua, 20. Steve Otieno, 21. Kenny Andola, 22. Brad Owako, 23. Leo Seje

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