Mathare relegated?

Mathare relegated?

The 1998 and 2000 Kenyan Cup winners had previously failed to honor their matches against Bandari and Ulinzi and this outcome probably brings their 23 year stint in the top tier to an en

Mathare United in previous action

Well, that seems to be the case after Mathare United failed to honor their third successive FKF Premier League champions.

The league rules stipulate that failure to honor three matches in a season results in relegation from the particular league.

The 2008 champions were set to face 2009 champions Sofapaka in a match set for 3.00pm at the Kasarani Annex but were nowhere to be seen as match officials and their opponents Sofapaka waited for them in vain.

After it became apparent that the slum boys would not be appearing at Kasarani, the match officials awarded Sofapaka the 2-0 result and the three points.

The 1998 and 2000 Kenyan Cup winners had previously failed to honor their matches against Bandari and Ulinzi and this outcome probably brings their 23 year stint in the top tier to an end.

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