Olum to headline US charity event

Kenyan defender Lawrence Olum, who plays for American Major League Soccer side Sporting Kansas City, together with teammate Aurelien Collin,  will be the guests of honour at  the  Blue Springs High School's Cancer Battler Cup IV set for play on Monday 6 May at  the High School's Billy Peve Stadium.

The duo will take part in pre-game activities and will later be available to sign autographs for fans of the team.


Also set to grace the event are players from Kansas City’s new professional women’s team, FC Kansas City.


The Cancer Battler Cup IV is a community fundraising event that will benefit the not-for-profit Jennifer Ireland Foundation.