A change made by Casa Mbungo within the second half proved very important because the guests went house with a degree to maintain them above their rivals
Wazito FC and Bandari fought to share factors from a 2-2 attract a Soccer Kenya Federation Premier League tie at Kasarani Annex on Saturday.
Michael Owino and Kevin Kimani scored for Wazito whereas Bandari bought their targets from William Wadri and Benjamin Mosha.
Whyvonne Isuza, who ultimately emerged because the membership’s man of the match, would have scored within the second minute however his effort flew over the bar after he was set by way of by Rooney Onyango.
One other probability for Wazito got here within the 12th minute once they gained a free-kick that was taken by Ali Hassan who missed the goal. Maurice Ojwang did effectively to dam Wiliam Wadri – who has been spectacular for Bandari and gained the February participant of the month award – from breaking the impasse in favour of the guests within the 33rd minute.
Kimani was launched within the 50th minute for Hassan as Wazito threw extra males in entrance looking for an opener.
Wadri scored his sixth purpose of the season within the first minute of added time from the spot after Harambee Stars ahead Abdallah Hassan was introduced down. Bandari’s Collins Agade was yellow-carded within the 46th minute after a rushed problem.
The house aspect – after various misses – equalised within the 56th minute by way of Owino’s effort. Isuza did effectively to create some house earlier than he squared the ball for the scorer who discovered the again of the online after beating an on-rushing Justin Ndikumana.
Kimani, who retained his place within the Harambee Stars squad for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, put Wazito in entrance within the first minute after the hour mark. The winger took a free-kick simply exterior the world and nobody from the Bandari aspect might cease the clinically delivered effort.
Darius Msagha was changed by Mosha within the 72nd minute, a change that introduced a tangible affect for Mbungo’s aspect a couple of minutes later. Mosha equalised for the Dockers within the 75th minute to punish Francis Kimanzi’s aspect who fancied ball possession with out launching any actual menace.
A minute after Bandari discovered the equaliser, Kimanzi made two modifications; he launched Johnstone Omurwa and Vincent Oburu in place of Amos Asembeka and Boniface Omondi. His subsequent change was effected within the 83rd minute when Erick Otieno got here on to switch Fidel Origa.
The draw ensured Wazito didn’t go above Bandari on the log as two factors will nonetheless separate them earlier than the subsequent matchday.
Wazito FC XI: Opiyo, Onyango, Ng’ang’a, Ochieng, Ojwang, Origa, Asembeka, Ali, Omondi, Owino, Isuza.
Subs: B. Otieno, D. Otieno, Kimani, Oburu, Masika, Omurwa, E. Otieno, Odhiambo, Musa.
Bandari XI: Ndikumana, Siraj, Mulumba, Guya, Atariza, Agade, Namasakha, Msagha, Keegan, Abdallah.
Subs: Wanyika, Otewa, Iddi, Chacha, Washe, Mosha, Lugogo, Kasumba, Mwita.