Newly signed Gor Mahia FC midfielder Rama Salim has opted out of the Nyanza tour due to personal reasons.
Gor are set to start their five days pre-season tour in the lake side arguably its largest fan base ahead of the CAF Confederations Cup, 2012 KPL season and Top Eight Tournament.
According to Rama, he was anxiously willing to be with the rest of the team as they look-forward for busy schedule next year.
-Due to some unavoidable circumstances, I was forced to remain in Mombasa to settle some family issues but I will be joining the team in early January, Rama told futaa.com.
K’ogalo will kick-start their friendlies against Suba Combined on Tuesday 27 December at Sindo Grounds then tussle with Homa Bay, Kendu Bay, Muhoroni Youth, Bondo United ending the trip with Siaya United before travelling back to Nairobi on January 1st 2012.