Should Gor Mahia win, they would have achieved a double over Tusker this season
Hassan Oktay has named Gor Mahia’s line-up to face Tusker at Kenyatta Stadium for a Kenyan Premier League match on Saturday.
Philemon Otieno got injured in their match against Ulinzi Stars in Kisumu. He has returned and will do duty alongside the right fullback position. Nicholas Kipkirui who scored the only goal in the reverse fixture will lead Gor Mahia’s attacking front alongside Jacques Tuyisenge.
Boniface Oluoch will take his position on the bench as Shaban Odhoji is preferred in goal. Oluoch was sent off in the 26th minute of the first meeting between the sides.
For Tusker Boniface Muchiri, Justine Omary and Sydney Ochieng all return to the starting 11.
Tusker XI: Robert Mboya, Rodgers Aloro, Hillary Wandera, Eugene Asike, David Naftali, Justine Omary, Sydney Ochieng, Noah Wafula, Jackson Macharia, Timothy Otieno, Boniface Muchiri.