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
    (Photo:premierleague)
    • 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
    Sofapaka defender Kennedy Oduor clears the ball under pressure from Ulinzi's Stephen Waruru in a previous match. The soldiers were beaten by Chemelil Sugar while Sofapaka drew with Nzoia United.
    • Ulinzi blow away chance of going top
    • 28/05/17 - Ulinzi Stars’ run of four wins on the trot was halted by Chemelil Sugar who won...  read more »

  • KPL
    Gor Mahia Jacque Tuyisenge scored the equalizer against Posta Rangers. The former champions are still top of the table. (Photo by Shutterspeed)
    • 'Routine' discontent after Gor Mahia drop more points
    • 29/05/17 - Jose Marcelo Ferreira, the Gor Mahia coach could be under pressure after the former champions...  read more »

  • KPL
    Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards will be without their coaches at the start of the second leg after Stewart Hall and Jose Marcelo Ferreira 'Zico' left. (SNA. File Photo)
    • Gor Mahia head coach Jose Marcelo Ferreira resigns
    • 16/06/17 - Brazilian Jose Marcelo Ferreira has resigned as the Gor Mahia FC head coach. The tactician...  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 »

Meddie Kagere was the tournament's top scorer in dar es Salaam. (Photo Courtesy)

Gor Mahia: Done with AFC Leopards, Bring on Everton

11/06/17 - Fifteen-time Kenyan Premier League champions champions Gor Mahia will play English Premier league side Everton...  read more »

AFC Leopards defender Dennis Sikhayi trails down Yanga 's Samwel Greyson. (Photo Courtesy)

Gor Mahia, AFC Leopards to face off in Super Cup final

08/06/17 - Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards will clash in the final of the SportPesa Super Cup on Sunday after they won their respective...  read more »

Stanley Okumbi, the Harambee Stars coach (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Okumbi: 2017 AFCON qualification failure behind us

07/06/17 - Stanley Okumbi, the Harambee Stars coach says the team has put behind its back the woeful qualification campaign...  read more »

Meddie Kagere celebrates one of his two goals when Gor Mahia beat  Jang'ombe. They face giant killers Nakuru All Stars in the semifinal on Thursday. (Photo Courtesy)

Nakuru All Stars shock Simba as Gor cruise past Jang’ombe

06/06/17 - National Super League side Nakuru All Stars produced the shock of the SportPesa Super Cup by beating Tanzanian...  read more »

Ulinzi Stars players James Saruni, John Kago, Boniface Onyango, Geoffrey Kokoyo and Rodgers Omondi model the new jerseys. (Photo Courtesy)

Ulinzi Stars land new shirt sponsors

05/06/17 - Four-time Kenyan Premier League champions Ulinzi Stars have penned an agreement with betting firm Elitebet as their...  read more »

AFC Leopards Bernard Mangoli beats Ulinzi's Samuel Onyango in a KPL match. He scored one of the penalties against Singida United (SNA. File Photo)

AFC Leopards progress, Tusker knocked out of SportPesa Super Cup

05/06/17 - AFC Leopards and Tusker FC, Kenya’s representatives in the SportPesa Super Cup in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania...  read more »

Stewart Hall who joined the club in November last year has tendered his resignation to the club, citing family reasons. (SNA. File Photo)

AFC Leopards appoint Romanian Dorian Marin as new coach

31/05/17 - Dorian Marin has been named the new AFC Leopards coach to replace Briton Stewart Hall who is set to leave the club.The...  read more »

Eric Johanna is one of the 13 foreign-based players called up for the match against Sierra Leone by Stanley Okumbi, the Harambee Stars head coach. (SNA. File Photo)

Harambee Stars prepare for Sierra Leone

31/05/17 - Chinese based Ayub Masika, left back Erick ‘Marcelo’ Ouma and midfielder Eric Johannah are among the...  read more »

Ulinzi Stars midfielder Daniel Waweru controls the ball under pressure from Western Stima's Jackson Saleh. He has been called up for national duties. (SNA. File Photo)

Okumbi names five new faces in Harambee Stars squad

19/05/17 - Ulinzi Stars’ Daniel Waweru, Posta Rangers’ Titus Achesa, Tusker’s Marlon Tangauzi, Sony’s...  read more »

Posta Rangers will hope to keep their unbeaten record intact this weekend when they travel to Nakuru to play against soldiers Ulinzi Stars. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Omollo dedicates monthly award to players

17/05/17 - Sammy Omollo, the Posta Rangers head coach, has dedicated his Sports Journalists Association of Kenya/Fidelity...  read more »

Kenyan Premier League enters partnership with Spanish La Liga. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

KPL partners with Spanish La Liga

11/05/17 - For the next three years, the Kenyan Premier League is set to benefit under a partnership signed on Thursday with...  read more »