The retained gamers are set to report again in camp on Sunday forward of Thursday’s sport with the Pharaohs in Kenya
Harambee Stars head coach has trimmed his local-based squad to simply 16 gamers in preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Kenya performed two build-up matches towards South Sudan and Tanzania profitable 1-Zero and 2-1 respectively, and it appears the 2 video games have been sufficient to assist coach Jacob ‘Ghost’ Mulee determine the local-based gamers to work with.
Aim can solely reveal goalkeepers James Saruni of Ulinzi Stars and his counterpart Joseph Okoth from KCB have been retained with Sam Adisa and Brian Bwire failing to get a spot.
Within the right-back place, KCB’s Baraka Badi and Daniel Sakari of Kariobangi Sharks have an opportunity whereas David Owino -who performs for the Bankers as properly, and Harun Mwale most popular within the left-back place.
Wazito FC defender Johnstone Omurwa and his compatriot from KCB Nahashon Alembi are the one centre-backs retained whereas the midfield has Gor Mahia captain Kenneth Muguna, Danson Namasaka of Bandari, Lawrence Juma of Sofapakaand Wazito FC’s Kevin Kimani.
The retained attackers embrace Boniface Muchiri of Tusker, Abdallah Hassan of Bandari, and Elvis Rupia of AFC Leopards alongside Kariobangi Sharks’ Erick Kapaito.
“These are the gamers the coach felt have an opportunity to participate within the sport towards Egypt and Equatorial Guinea respectively,” a supply from the workforce instructed Aim on Friday.
“However there is perhaps about two or three gamers who might be launched in a while to accommodate the foreign-based gamers who’re anticipated to hitch the workforce any time from Friday.
“The retained 16 will report again on Sunday after responsibility with their golf equipment within the Soccer Kenya Federation Premier League this weekend.”
The Pharaohs are high of Group G with eight factors alongside Comoros who’re second with the identical variety of factors however with an inferior aim distinction.
Harambee Stars are third with three factors whereas Togo are backside of the desk with some extent.
Whereas the East African outfit will play Togo away in Lome of their closing group sport, the Pharaohs might be at house towards Comoros. The highest two groups will play within the finals in Cameroon.
Harambee Stars provisional squad of local-based gamers
Goalkeepers: James Saruni (Ulinzi Stars), Joseph Okoth (KCB).
Defenders: Johnstone Omurwa (Wazito FC), Nahashon Alembi (KCB), Baraka Badi (KCB), Harun Mwale (Ulinzi Stars), Daniel Sakari (Kariobangi Sharks), David Owino (KCB).
Midfielders: Lawrence Juma (Sofapaka), Kenneth Muguna (Gor Mahia, Danson Namasaka Chetambe (Bandari FC), Kevin Kimani (Wazito FC).
Forwards: Boniface Muchiri (Tusker FC), Abdallah Hassan (Bandari FC), Elvis Rupia (AFC Leopards), Erick Kapaito (Kariobangi Sharks).