Sofapaka defender looking to repay coach Baraza’s faith
Leagues Tables

News

Leagues

Matches

Betting
Sofapaka defender looking to repay coach Baraza’s faith

Sofapaka defender looking to repay coach Baraza’s faith

19 May 2019, 20:00

Faina Jacobs is looking to repay the faith shown to him by Sofapaka head coach John Baraza after being a constant figure since the tactician took over from Melis Medo.

The defender has formed a formidable partnership at the heart of Sofapaka defence with Burundian Moussa Omar despite spending most of his time on the bench at the start of the season.

“As a player, the most important thing for you is playing time and when coach Baraza showed confidence to give me a starting place, I had to work hard to repay his faith. Every time I would be on the pitch I wanted to play my best game possible and not let him down.

Position

“For him to give me a starting position meant he saw something in me and I had to deliver. I kept pushing each game and the teammates have also helped me a lot to play each game better,” Faina is quoted by the club’s website.

“The season has turned out very well and actually better than I thought. For me, this is a good step and hopefully, it can be a springing board for next season.”

Faina joined Sofapaka from Nakumatt FC (now Mount Kenya United) and has previously featured for KCB FC and Muhoroni Youth.

Image by Sofapaka

Read More: AFC Leopards coach signs new deal

 

Related news
related/article
Belgium vs Scotland: What's Futaa Bets placing its money on tonight?
Betting
Belgium vs Scotland: What's Futaa Bets placing its money on tonight?
11 Jun 2019, 14:00
Cesar Azpilicueta's message to Maurizio Sarri after his exit from Chelsea to join Juventus
English Premier League
Cesar Azpilicueta's message to Maurizio Sarri after his exit from Chelsea to join Juventus
17 Jun 2019, 09:30
Senegal beat Nigeria in pre-AFCON 2019 friendly
General
Senegal beat Nigeria in pre-AFCON 2019 friendly
16 Jun 2019, 22:35
Conte had agreed to take Roma job
Serie A
Conte had agreed to take Roma job
3 hours ago
OFFICIAL: Arsenal appoints former player as new assistant coach
English Premier League
OFFICIAL: Arsenal appoints former player as new assistant coach
17 hours ago