The 2009 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions Sofapaka have made three changes from the team that faced Muhoroni Youth in the 2 – 2 draw on Friday 6 July to the team to face Mathare United on Wednesday 11 July at the Nyayo National Stadium.
Ugandan U23 international Hakim Sekumba will get a start in midfield. Regular number one Duncan Ochieng was not named in the squad and in his absence David Okello will do duty between the sticks.
Heritier Ndombele, who was impressive in the Muhoroni game after appearing as a substitute also gets a start while John Baraza will lead the side out in the absence of James Situma who is nursing an ankle knock sustained in training.
Starting XI: David Okello (GK), Hashim Mukhwana, Abdalla Juma, Eugene Asike, Edgar Ochieng, Hakim Ssekumba, Humphrey Mieno, John Njoroge, Heritier Luvualu Ndombele, Anthony Kimani, John Baraza (cpt).
Substitutes: Pascal Penda (GK), Bob Mugalia, John Onami, Joseph Nyaga, Felly Mulumba, Robert Binja, Demonde Selenga.