Tusker Premier League [TPL] giants AFC Leopards will take on the University of Nairobi’s Wazito FC in a friendly match, on Saturday 12 January at City Stadium.
Confirming the news to futaa.com, Leopards’ assistant coach Tom Olaba said that he intends to use the build-up to test his squad and measure their progress.
-We have trained for the whole week and I want to see the players’ basic football skills; dribbling, passing, shooting and receiving.
-What I want to do with the team is to make them understand the basic soccer techniques, and I know tomorrow’s friendly will gauge our progress, he said.
Leopards’ five new signings namely Noah Abich, Martin Musalia, Dennis Wafula, Patillah Omoto and Jackson Saleh are expected to make their debut during the match that will kick-off at 1400hrs.
Last season, the friendly match between the two sides at UoN Grounds ended in a 1-1 draw.