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Midweek treat in the offing as Leopards host Police, Shabana & Muhoroni look to ease relegation fears


Rather a lot will probably be at stake within the FKF Premier League on Wednesday with AFC Leopards trying to finish Kenya Police’s faint title hopes whereas Shabana and Muhoroni look to retain high flight standing.

Kenyan soccer followers are in for a deal with with six FKF Premier League matches lined up on Wednesday because the season enters its homestretch.

The spotlight match of the day will see on-form Kenya Police go to AFC Leopards in what’s an audition for the FKF Cup semi-final that may see each groups sq. off later this month.

Kenya Police are the shape group of the league after profitable their final seven video games in all competitions have joint high scorer Tito Okello (15 objectives) of their ranks who has additionally netted seven objectives in his final 5 video games.

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With Police nonetheless with faint hopes of difficult Gor Mahia for the title, and Leopards trying to end within the high 4, the match guarantees to be a cracker.

In the meantime, relegation-threatened Shabana will intention to bounce again from final weekend’s defeat to Gor Mahia by on the lookout for most factors towards free falling FC Talanta.

Shabana had been on a four-match unbeaten run earlier than Gor Mahia silenced them however with Talanta profitable simply one in every of their final 10 video games, these are the type of matches Sammy ‘Pamzo’ Omollo’s males will really feel they’ll win to ease their relegation fears.

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Elsewhere, Kakamega Homeboyz can all however finish Nzoia Sugar’s keep within the high flight once they host the sugar millers in Mumias.

Homeboyz haven’t been on an excellent run of kind, going six video games with no win, however Nzoia presents them with a chance to gather most factors given they’ve solely managed 4 wins in 29 matches this season.

In Muhoroni, hosts Muhoroni Youth are additionally starring down the barrel and wish to select up wins shortly, beginning with their sport towards Bandari whereas Murang’a Seal are at house to Kariobangi Sharks.

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Sharks are off a giant win after their 5-2 thrashing of Sofapaka on Saturday, when striker John Makwata scored 4 objectives, and their hosts will have to be cautious of the ex-Ulinzi Stars and AFC Leopards striker.

In the meantime, ninth-placed Bidco United will host Thirteenth-placed Ulinzi who’ve been beneath par this season.

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