Ahead of a Tusker Premier League
clash against Nairobi City Stars set for Saturday 15 September 2012, 2008
League Champions Mathare United have named the best of the best for the game.
Complete the backline
The tie that will be played at the Hope Centre from 1500hrs will see the League’s 2010 runner up keeper of the Year Martin Musalia start between the posts.
To shield him from City Stars attacks will be National team Central defenders Lloyd Wahome and Anthony modo Kimani. Athman Buki and John Odhiambo complete the backline setup.
Upfront, 2008 top scorer and the League’s player of the Year Francis Ouma has been preferred ahead of the very enterprising Jesse Jackson Were who starts off the bench.
Simon Mburu, Andrew Tololwa also starts as Joseph Waithera Mwangi, Gabriel Nduru and Ken Omogi start off the bench.
From 23 games, Mathare United is placed 12th with 27 points, four points behind the team set to host them on Saturday afternoon.
Starting XI: Martin Musalia (GK), Lloyd, Anthony Kimani (Cpt), John Odhiambo, Athman Buki, Dennis Nzomo, Tyrus Omondi, Vincent Okello, Andrew Tololwa, Simon Mburu
Substitutes: Malcolm Barnabas (GK), Ken Omogi, Gabriel Nduru, Kelvin Omondi, Joseph Waithera Mwangi, Jesse Jackson Were, Ernest Wendo