- Previous KPL encounters
- February 17, 2019 Sofapaka 1:1 Gor Mahia - Afraha Stradium
- August 22, 2018: Sofapaka 0:3 Gor Mahia - Narok Stadium
- May 20, 2018 Gor Mahia 3:3 Sofapaka - kenyatta Stadium
- September 27, 2017; Gor Mahia 2:1 Sofapaka - Nyayo Stadium
- June 18, 2017 Sofapaka 2:0 Gor Mahia -Kinoru Stadium
Gor Mahia Will face Sofapaka this afternoon at the Moi Stadium – Kisumu.
A win for Gor will see them widen their lead at the KPL summit on their road to winning another league title.
In their previous five encounters, Gor Mahia has had the upper hand with two wins, two draws and one loss.
With almost a full squad at his disposal, Hassan Oktay Will leave nothing to chance. A strong midfield will be crucial for Oktay’s charges to keep the opponent at bay.
Tuyisenge and Lawrence fitness
Striker Jacques Tuyisenge will have to pass a last-minute medical check-up to be included in today’s crunch tie against Sofapaka. Tuyisenge picked up an injury and missed the mid-week fixture against Chemelil.
Midfielder Lawrence Juma too will have to get a medical nod to be considered for a place in today’s match day team.
Out of action
Defender Shafik Batambuze and striker Dennis Oliech are all out with injuries
Gor Mahia’s tactician may employ the 4-4-2 formation,this is expected to pile pressure for early openings. This will mean having Ernest Wendo and Kenneth Muguna to take charge of matters in the midfield as Francis Kahata and Samuel Oyango spray passes to supply strikers from the flanks.
The match kicks-off at 4:15 pm and will be Aired live on KTN News channel and Gor Mahia official online pages.