Makadara, Kisauni edge closer to Copa provincial finals

Makadara, Kisauni  edge closer to Copa provincial finals

Makadara, Kisauni edge closer to Copa provincial finals

Nairobi East’s Makadara Juniors edged closer to the Copa Youth soccer provincial finals after collecting crucial points this past weekend. The impressive  Makadara Juniors extended their unbeaten run after edging out Indomitable Boys 2-1.

Makadara's opened the lead through Collins Amutala in the 7th  minute  but  John Kimani to draw level three minutes later. Solomon Kimanzi netted the winner at the half hour mark to give Makadara the three points.

In Mombasa, Kisauni needed just one win and a draw from their two matches to book their slot in the coast provincials but their celebrations were put on ice after they suffered a shock 4-2 defeat against an unpredictable Changamwe outfit in the first match. They however bounced back with a 4-1 thrashing of Taita which ensured they will be on top of the standings heading into the final leg of the group stage matches.

Wayzata’s participation in this year’s tournament all but ended after they drew 1-1 against Taita before losing 2-0 to Mvita Youth in their second assignment, Alfasy Suleiman grabbing a first half brace. In the girls’ matches, Chizi Omar and Antonina Mwarabu both found the back of the net as Bright Stars beat Kwale Girls 2-0. Kwale lost their second match 1-0 against Mombasa Starlets through a 26th minute strike from Beth Waithera.

Young Rovers outclassed Ajentos Youth 3-0 to record their first maximum points of the season. Rovers’ topscorer Calvin Trevor netted his third and fourth goals of the campaign with Brian Ochieng netting the third. However, the lost 1-0 to Kariobangi Combined in their second fixture, Erastus Otieno’s strike at the half hour mark proving the difference. Kariobangi drew their next two games, a barren draw against Ajentos was followed by a 1-1 stalemate against Kamukunji.

Tia Hope Girls qualified for the provincials with a 2-1 win over Kayole Starlets. Lydia Awuor and Wanjiru Esther found the back of the ent for Tia. A Shantel Mwende hat-trick helped Golden Angles maul St. Anne Girls 3-0.

Collated Results

Lower Eastern

Kavengero Juniors          0          0          Maara United

Tharaka Youngsters       3          0          Embu Youth

Embu Starlets                0          0          Tharaka Starlets

Embu Youth                   0          4          Maara United 4

Black Cats                     2          0          Black Stars


Muminji Starlets             2          0          CI Starlets


Nyanza West

Asumbi All Stars             0          0          Awendo Youth

Aspire                           1          0          Mbita Little Stars

Kuria Stars                    4          0          Ugari FC

Mbita Little Stars            1          0          Ugari FC


Orwa Ojode Girls           3          0          St. Julianne

South Rift

Ujuzi                             3          0          Kilgoris

Kapkatet Boys               1          1          Kericho Township

Bomet Youth                  3          0          Maasai Boys

Bomet Youth                  1          0          Kilgoris Youth

Ujuzi Stars                     5          0          Maasai Boys


Nyasita Queens              0          0          Chebo

Konoin Starlets               1          0          Maasai Girls


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