Gor departure date to Sudan confirmed

Gor Mahia will hold a three day training session at Camp Toyoyo before traveling to Sudan for an invitational friendly against Al Hilan on Friday 13 January.

The session will be led by head Jose Fereira Marcelo, Marco Aurelio and fitness trainer Sandro Fantino who returned to the country after the holiday.

Marcelo back

-Gor Mahia head coach Marcelo Fereira jetted back in the country on Saturday afternoon ahead of the  team's pre-season preparations scheduled to kick-off on Tuesday, 10th January 2017 at Camp Toyoyo Stadium. Both assistant coach Marco Aurelio and fitness trainer Sandro Fantino are also back from holiday and will be resume duty on Tuesday, a statement on the club read.

Kogalo’s invitational friendly match against Al Hilal will be played on Tuesday 17 January in a 35,000 capacity stadium in Omdurman.

26 time winners

Al Hilal has won the Sudan Premier League 26 times. The side has made 30 appearances in CAF competitions.

The last time this two sides faced off was in 2016 where Gor won by a solitary goal scored by Enock Agwanda.