After a group of fans, suspected to be fans of Coast-based side Sparki Youth FC, accosted and injured a referee in the team’s derby clash with Admiral FC, Sparki are now raising alarm of a plot to get them suspended.
According to the club’s Secretary Juma Shafi, there is a conspiracy at the Coast intended at snatching their side’s players.
-We are aware of efforts being made by some local teams in Mombasa for Spark Youth F.C to be suspended in order for them to snatch our players for free.
-In Mombasa the Mombasa the verdict is already out but we trust the federation [Football Kenya Federation] will act within its powers and settle this issue once and for all.
The match in question had to be stopped at the 88th minute, to allow the official receive medical attention.