Wazito take narrow lead into league playoff second leg

Wazito take narrow lead into league playoff second leg

Wazito FC kept their FKF Premier League survival hopes alive after defeating NSL side Murang’a Seal 2-1 in the first leg of their promotion/relegation playoff at the Thika Stadium.

Wazito in previous action

Wazito FC kept their FKF Premier League survival hopes alive after defeating NSL side Murang’a Seal 2-1 in the first leg of their promotion/relegation playoff at the Thika Stadium.

Tyson Wekesa gave Wazito the lead with a 22nd minute penalty after Curtis Wekesa was fouled in the box, a lead that Fred Ambani’s side would take to the half time break.

Wekesa then doubled Wazito’s lead with a 76th minute goal before Erick Balecho got a late consolation for Seal in the 62nd minute.

The return fixture takes place on Sunday with a place in the 2022/23 FKF Premier League at stake for the aggregate winner.

Wazito finished the 2021/22 FKFPL season third from bottom while Seal missed out on automatic promotion after finishing third at the close of the second tier National Super League (NSL) season.

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