football

  • KPL Nationwide
    • FKF spells out new rules for Division One League teams
    • 17/01/12 - Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has moved in to curb the numerous cases of walkovers that...  read more »

  • KPL Nationwide
    • Bandari, Homeboyz Inch Closer to KPL Promotion
    • 31/10/12 - Bandari and Kakamega Homeboyz will go to this weekend's matches in the Nationwide League...  read more »

  • KPL Nationwide
    • Division one League assumes new format
    • 09/02/13 - The 2013 FKF Division One league will be played under a new format after clubs taking...  read more »

  • KPL Nationwide
    KPL CEO Jack Oguda(Left),uperSport East Africa General Manager Auka Gecheo and FKF Chairman Sam Nyamweya during the announcement.(Photo by Shutterspeed)
    • Nationwide League gets its chance in the TV spotlight
    • 22/04/13 - For the first time ever the Nationwide League will be broadcast live on television following...  read more »

  • FA League
    • Man City cruise to second title in three years
    • 11/05/14 - Manchester City were crowned Barclays Premier League champions for the second time in...  read more »

  • KPL Nationwide
    Posta Rangers in a past Nationwide match.(Photo:SNA file)
    • Posta Rangers, Zoo Kericho lead hunt for KPL Promotion
    • 08/07/14 - Posta Rangers and Zoo Kericho have taken command of the race to earn promotion to next...  read more »

  • FA League
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    • Costa sends Chelsea on their way to victory
    • 23/08/14 - Diego Costa continued his seamless introduction to the Barclays Premier League with his...  read more »

  • FA League
    Jack Rudwell equalised for Sunderland against Man U.(Photo:Premierleague)
    • Sunderland earns point against stuttering Man United
    • 24/08/14 - Louis van Gaal's spluttering start to life at Manchester United continued as they drew...  read more »

  • KPL
    Western Stima's Oromchan Villa vies for the ball with AFC Leopards' Salim Abdallah. The two teams meet again in Kisumu. (Photo by Alex Wafula)
    • Teams brace for turnaround fixtures as second leg starts Wednesday
    • 01/08/17 - Wednesday will mark the start of the second leg of the 2016 Kenyan Premier League season...  read more »

  • KPL
    Gor Mahia's Jacques Tuyisenge celebrates his goal against Nakumatt alongside teammates Boniface Omondi, Philemon Otieno and Meddie Kagere. (Photo by Alex Wafula)
    • Tuyisenge ensures Gor retain top spot, Atudo kicks Tusker
    • 02/08/17 - Gor Mahia and Posta Rangers retained their positions in the top two spots of the Kenyan...  read more »

  • KPL
    Tusker Martin Kiiza beats Hashim Sempala during a practice session. They will be at home to Western Stima in a 'tricky' tie. (SNA. File Photo)
    • Tusker host resurgent Western Stima in a 'tricky' tie
    • 04/08/17 - Tusker FC, the Kenyan Premier League defending champions have not won a match in their...  read more »


AFC Leopards players join Keziron Kizito in celebrating his goal against Bidco FC. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Close shave for Matano as AFC Leopards reach GOtv Shield quarters

27/07/17 - AFC Leopards endured a nervous final three minutes of the game under huge downpour at the Thika Sub-County Stadium...  read more »

Kariobangi Sharks translated their good KPL to the GOtv when they knocked out Sofapaka. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Sofapaka knocked out of GOtv Shield by 'the president's team'

23/07/17 - Sam Ssimbwa, the Sofapaka coach declined to make post match comments after his side lost 3-1 to Kariobangi Sharks...  read more »

Cercidy Okeyo of Tusker FC in action against Sofapaka who have Kariobangi Sharks in their sights on Sunday. Tusker FC already qualified for the GOtv quarters. (SNA. File Photo).

Tusker FC and Bandari reach GOtv quarters

23/07/17 - Tusker FC, the defending champions and 2015 winners Bandari sailed through to the quarter finals of the GOtv Shield....  read more »

Paul Nkata hopes to make history as the first coach to win the title twice consecutively with two different teams. (SNA. File Photo)

Ugandan coaches lead hunt for GOtv Shield honors

21/07/17 - Ugandan coaches Paul Nkata (Bandari), George Nsimbe (Tusker) and Sam Ssimbwa (Sofapaka) will be leading the hunt...  read more »

Gor Mahia's Jacques Tuyisenge powers past Everton right back Jonjoe Kenny. He scored the lone goal. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Koeman impressed by Gor's performance

14/07/17 - Ronald Koeman, the Everton FC coach was impressed by Gor Mahia's performance especially in the first half when...  read more »

Everton players train at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam ahead of the match against Gor Mahia. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Everton arrive in Dar ready for Gor battle

13/07/17 - English Premier League club Everton arrived in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on Wednesday morning, hours to their first...  read more »

Gor players arrive in Dar es Salaam. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Gor Mahia in Dar es Salaam, ready for Everton

12/07/17 - Kenyan Premier League side Gor Mahia arrived in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on Tuesday afternoon ready for their historic...  read more »

Meddie Kagere takes on Noah Abich in a GOtv Shield match which Bandari won in sudden-death penalties. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Bandari dump Gor off GOtv Shield in dramatic shoot-out

10/07/17 - Second choice goalkeeper Joseph Okoth proved heroic, coming off the bench to save three penalties as Bandari progressed...  read more »

SoNy Sugar's Amos Asembeka wins the ball against Ulinzi Stars' Boniface Onyango in a previous KPL match. He scored the winning goal. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

SoNy Sugar knock out Ulinzi from GOtv Shield

09/07/17 - Ulinzi Stars’ hopes of winning this year’s GOtv Shield after reaching the final of the 2016 edition...  read more »

Gor Mahia stewards try to calm down the fans in a previous match. The team is under pressure from the fans as they prepare to face Bandari. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards in the eye of GOtv Shield storm

07/07/17 - Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards will be the focus this weekend as the GOtv Shield reaches the second round. The two,...  read more »

Gor Mahia new coach arrives before their departude to Dar es Salaam for a friendly with Everton FC. (SNA. File Photo)

Gor Mahia appoint Dylan Kerr as coach, AFC Leopards opt for Matano

05/07/17 - Englishman Dylan Kerr has been appointed as the new Gor Mahia coach. The club made the announcement on their official...  read more »

Tusker FC and Sofapaka were winners in the first round of the GoTV Shield which kicked off at the weekend. (SNA. File Photo)

Tusker FC start title defense on a high as Sofapaka, Gor win big

26/06/17 - Tusker FC, the GOtv Shield defending champions got off to a flier, beating Mombasa based side SS Assad 5-0 in a...  read more »

AFC Leopards drew with Mathare United in their last KPL match. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

AFC Leopards maul fifth tier team as GOtv Shield begins with goalfest

25/06/17 - Under-pressure AFC Leopards let some heat off their backs with a 15-1 mauling of fifth tier side Dero United to...  read more »

Ronald Karauri, the SportPesa CEO said by complying with the government law they cannot sustain their sponsorship activities. (SNA. File Photo)

SportPesa threatens to pull the plug over new tax law

24/06/17 - Betting firm SportPesa, one of the biggest investors in Kenyan sports has threatened to pull the plug on their...  read more »

Dorian Marin, the 12th AFC Leopards coach in four years could have the shortest stint. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Marin asked to step aside and await decision on Tuesday

23/06/17 - The AFC Leopards management will on Tuesday morning meet and make a decision on the future of coach Dorian Marin,...  read more »

Stephen Waruru acknowledged by his colleagues after he was named as the top player in the KPL in April. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Ulinzi’s Waruru dedicates award to team mates and peace keeping forces

22/06/17 - Ulinzi Stars striker Stephen Waruru on Thursday received his belated April Sports Journalists Association of Kenya...  read more »

CAF vice president Constant Omari addresses the press after a joint meeting with FKF and government officials. He talked of a back up plan. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Government assures over CHAN, but CAF want progress by end August

17/06/17 - Just like he did in March when the last CAF contingent was in town, Hassan Wario, the Sports Cabinet Secretary...  read more »

FKF announced they will divide the 64 teams which have registered for the tournament into two zones. (SNA. File Photos)

No word yet on GOtv contract extension for Shield tourney

16/06/17 - As they enter the final year of their partnership with the Football Kenya Federation, PayTv company GOtv are yet...  read more »

Hassan Wario Wario was not worried and insisted that the country has enough back ups that will host the African championship. (SNA. File Photo)

Wario cuts off gate padlocks to gain entry to Kip Keino Stadium

13/06/17 - Hassan Wario, the Sports Cabinet secretary made an impromptu visit to Kipchoge Keino stadium on Tuesday morning...  read more »

Nick Mwendwa, the FKF president admitted there's a crisis in preparations at Kipchoge Keino Stadium in Eldoret. 9SNA. File Photo)

FKF Chairman admits there's a crisis

12/06/17 - Nick Mwendwa, the Football Kenya Federation chairman admitted there is a crisis in the preparations for Africa...  read more »