Homeboyz have revealed a strong squad ahead of the Kenya Cup match against Impala Saracens scheduled for Jamhuri Grounds on Saturday.
Kenya Simbas duo Joshua Chisanga and Emmanuel Mavala who spend the remainder of 2019 with Polish side RC Orkan Sochaczew have been drafted in the squad and will start off the bench. Kenya 7s stars Alvin Otieno and Bush Mwale head straight to the starting 15 and will cover the left and right-wing respectively.
The midfield will have Max Kangeri and Bob Muhati as Michael Wanjala starts at fullback. Mohammed Omollo and Ervin Asena are scrum-half and Fly-half respectively.
The side will have Charles Omondi, Roy Wesonga and Stanley Isogol in the back row as Polycarp Odhiambo and Wallace Onyango start as locks.
Thomas Okidia, Aaron Khalechi and Meshack Akenga start in the front row. Augustine Lugonzo, Leonard Mugaisi and Zeden Marrow are on the bench.
Homeboyz ended the year 2019 with a loss and will be keen to start off the new year impressively.
Homeboyz: 1.Thomas Okidia 2.Aaron Khalechi 3.Meshack Akenga 4.Polycarp Odhiambo 5.Wallace Onyango 6.Stanley Isogol 7.Roy Wesonga 8.Charles Omondi, 9.Mohammed Omollo, 10.Ervin Asena 11.Alvin Otieno 12.Max Kangeri 13.Bob Muhati 14.Bush Mwale 15.Michael Wanjala
Replacements: 16.Joseph Amalemba 17.Bruce Shiemi 18.Abel Matanda 19.Emmanuel Mavala 20.Joshua Chisanga 21.Augustine Lugonzo 22.Leonard Mugaisi 23.Zeden Marrow
TEAM NEWS ❗We start our year at home against Impala in the tenth round of the #KenyaCup 2019/20 season. Two of our #Shujaa Boyz make the starting lineup while two players earn their season debut off the bench. #TheBoyzAreInTown #FueledByUSN pic.twitter.com/JuTHi6bJxJ
— Homeboyz Rugby (@HomeboyzRugby) January 10, 2020