clubs hoping to participate in the 2013 Division one leagues are at a loss as
none of them can register any of its players.
In the past season,
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) introduced a
paperless way of registration – an online platform where all clubs logged
in to seamlessly register their players, with terms of engagement, for the
The same platform was
extended to all the 12 teams that participated in the FKF Girls Premier League as
well as to Provincial clubs – Nairobi being the biggest user.
However, with less
than two weeks to the league kick off, clubs, most of whom have complained to futaa.com of the same, are stranded as the Player
Registration System (PRS) is inaccessible.
The Chair of Leagues and
competitions at FKF Doris Petra quashed any talk of the system having been
taken down by the developer for none payment and had this to say when contacted for comment.
will each pay FKF Kshs 15,000
-We are aware that the
system is not available for use at the moment but we are working to see it is
back up either tomorrow or the day after.
In the breakdown of
payments for participation in the league this season, each club was charged
Kshs 500 to register a player. For a maximum of 30 players, clubs will each pay
FKF Kshs 15,000, a total of Kshs 735,000 for all 49 clubs, monies earmarked for
maintenance of the PRS system.