CAF approves Kasarani for Gor vs USM Algers
CAF has approved Kasarani stadium to host the Gor Mahia vs USM Algers CAF confederations Cup match next week
The Confederations of African Football (CAF) has given the nod for Go Mahia to use Kasarani Stadium for their upcoming CAF Confederations Cup Group D fixture against USM Algers of Algeria.
Gor Mahia will now host USM Algers at the 60,000-seater Stadium that has undergone refurbishment. The match is scheduled for Wednesday 16th May under floodlights from 7pm.
CONFIRMATION:— GOR MAHIA (@GormahiaLive) May 10, 2018
CAF has granted GOR MAHIA's request to move #CAFCC matchday 2 match vs @USMAofficiel moved from Machakos Stadium to Kasarani Stadium. Date is Wednesday 13th May 2018.
Kick Off Time: 7pm. #sirkal
CAF had given Machakos Stadium a clean bill of health pending finalization of works at Kasarani. The approval will be a welcome move for the many Gor Mahia fans who had to miss their matches due to the distance.
Gor Mahia are currently ranked second in group D after a 1-1 away draw with Rayon Sports of Rwanda. USM Algers thrashed Yanga of Tanzania 4-0 in their first match to top the group.
On Sunday, Gor Mahia will have a feel of the pitch as they host English Championship side Hull City at the Kasarani from 3pm in a friendly.
Gor Mahia’s CAF Confederations Cup fixtures
- 6th May, 2018 : Rayon Sports vs Gor Mahia
- 15th May, 2018 : Gor Mahia vs USM Alger
- 17th July, 2018 : Gor Mahia vs Young Africans
- 27th July, 2018 : Young Africans vs Gor Mahia
- 17th Aug, 2018 : Gor Mahia vs Rayon Sports
- 28th Aug, 2018 : USM Alger vs Gor Mahia