Olunga, Were and Kagere top nominees of the Player Award

Olunga, Were and Kagere top nominees of the Player Award

Olunga, Were and Kagere top nominees of the Player Award

Gor Mahia trio Michael Olunga, Meddie Kagere and Karim Nizigiyimana top the nominees for the Most Valuable Player award that was released on Wednesday by the organisers.

Also making it to the category that will see winner take home sh 1 million is Tusker’s Jesse Were , who plundered in 22 league goals in the  campaign, Bernard Mang’oli (AFC Leopards), John Mark Makwatta (Ulinzi Stars), David King’atua (Bandari), and Nairobi City Stars young striker Ebrimmah Sanneh.

Full list of nomiees

Goalkeeper of the year:

Boniface Oluoch (Gor Mahia), Jairus Adira (Chemelil Sugar), James Saruni (Ulinzi Stars), Farouk Shikhalo (Muhoroni Youth), Wilson Obungu (Bandari), Allan Owiny (Sony Sugar), Gabriel Andika (Western Stima), David Okello (Sokapaka).

Defender of the year

Musa Mohammed, Harun Shakava, Karim Nzigiyimana (Gor Mahia), Noah Abich (Mathare United), Eugene Asike (Tusker FC), Edwin Wafula (AFC Leopards), Collins Shivachi (Sofapaka), Shariff Mohammed (Bandari)

Midfielder of the year

Khalid Aucho, Collins Okoth (Gor Mahia), Bernard Mang’oli (AFC Leopards), Eric Johannah (Mathare United), Kevin Amwayi (Ulinzi Stars), David King’atua, Anthony ‘Muki’ Kimani (Bandari), George Mandela (Muhoroni Youth)

New Young player of the year; Ebrimah Sanneh (City Stars), Boniface Akenga (Nakuru All Stars), Eston Esiye (Western Stima), George Mandela (Muhoroni Youth), Mwinyi Kibwana, Michael Mutinda (Thika United), Alphonce Ndonye (Mathare United), Omar Boraafya (Bandari)

Most Valuable player

Michael Olunga, Meddie Kagere, Karim Nizigiyimana (Gor Mahia), Jesse Were (Tusker), Bernard Mang’oli (AFC Leopards), John Mark Makwatta (Ulinzi Stars), David King’atua (Bandari), Ebrimmah Sanneh (City Stars)

Coach of the year

Frank Nuttall (Gor Mahia), Henry Omino (Western Stima), Paul Nkata (Muhoroni Youth), Robert Matano (Ulinzi Stars), Twahir Muhiddin (Bandari), Ken Kenyatta (Ushuru), Zdravko Logarusic (AFC Leopards), Stanley Okumbi (Mathare United)

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