Nakumatt, Sharks in crucial wins as promotion battle intensifies

Nakumatt, Sharks in crucial wins as promotion battle intensifies

Nakumatt, Sharks in crucial wins as promotion battle intensifies

The battle for promotion to the top tier league next season intensified this weekend with Nakumatt emerging as one of the greatest winners with a 2-1 win away to Modern Coast Rangers in Mombasa.

The win placed Nakumatt at the third spot on the log with 77 points just three behind second placed Kariobangi Sharks who have 80 points .After the 37th round of matches, Sharks extended their second place lead with a 1-0 win over Ligi Ndogo in a match also played on Saturday.

With 92 points, leaders Nzoia United who have already confirmed their promotion and NSL League title were held to a 2-2 draw in Nairobi by Nairobi Stima.

With FKF insisting that next season will see four teams promoted to the KPL  Kariobangi Sharks , Nakumatt and Zoo Kericho are  well placed to join Nzoia United in the top tier league next season.

The league is expected to climax next weekend.

FKF NSL 2016 Round 37 Results
Sat. 3rd December
Kariobangi Sharks 1 - Ligi Ndogo 0
Nairobi Stima 2 - Nzoia Sugar 2
KCB 1 - Agro Chemical 2
Wazito 2 - MOSCA 0
Modern Coast Rangers 1 - Nakumatt 2
Palos 3 - St. Joseph's Youth 0
Talanta 0 - Oserian 2
Vihiga United 1 - Nakuru All Stars 0
 

Sun. 4th Dec Fixtures
Kenya Police v Shabana, Afraha 3pm
Bidco United v Zoo Kericho, Thika 3pm

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