NSL: Kisumu All Stars win to keep pace with leaders Wazito

By Washington Onyango: Saturday, May 18th 2019 at 15:39 GMT +3 | Football
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Kisumu All Stars defeated visiting Coast Stima 1-0 in a tight National Super League match played at Moi Stadium on Friday to keep pace with Wazito.

John Oruko scored the only goal of the match in the second half as the lakeside team maintained their second spot with 68 points, one less than leaders Wazito who thrashed relegation-threatened Green Commandos 6-0 on the same day.

Speaking after the match, team coach Frank Oduor praised his charges for not giving up despite missing many chances of winning by a larger margin.

“We defended and played well today and am happy that we are back to winning ways despite the low score. All tha5t was important was to secure all three points and am glad we did that,” Oduor said in post-match interview.

At Thika Stadium, Bidco United defeated Modern Coast Rangers 3-0 to move above FC Talanta into sixth with 55 points.

Michael Owino netted a double with Nelson Chieta notching home the third as Bidco continued with their free-scoring run, having now scored seven goals in two matches.

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Action shifts to today (Saturday) where six matches are on cards as the season enters the climax.

 

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