On Sunday 14 April,
Kenyan media was awash with news of Kolongolo head Coach Jan Koops resigning.
It later emerged that Koops, who has a running contract with
Nambale-based side, had not furnished the club’s administration with a formal
However, the thing that irks the club’s boss Kizito
Namulanda the most was the fact that he opted out of the team, hours before they
were to play Timsales FC.
-It was unprofessional for the coach to resign in the media,
even as the team was getting ready to playing a league match.
-This deed was
very demoralizing to the players but I am happy that given the circumstances, we
still emerged from the match with a point, Namulanda told Futaa.com.
The match against Timsales was Kolongolo’s second of the
season and after the draw, the team is now ranked ninth in Group One of the
Division One’s Zone B.