Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom football tournament serves up tough matches


Scintillating games are set to be played at the ongoing Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom tournament that is currently ongoing in Kakamega. One of the highlight games slated for Saturday will be the semifinal game between Mukumu Boys and Gor Mahia Youth. On Thursday, Mukumu boys from Western Region defeated Shimba Hills from Coast
region 3-1 to storm into the semi-finals. In the other quarterfinal, Gor Mahia Youth of Nairobi region saw off North Eastern based Al Hayat 4-0.

The other tough semifinal game will be between Kapenguria Heroes who represent the Rift Valley region against Ombek Red Devils from Nyanza on Saturday. Kapenguria boys defeated Mwingi Juniors from Eastern 4-0 on their way to the semifinal, while Ombek Red
Devils thrashed Euronuts of Central region 5-4.

In the girls’ category, Tar Tar girls have already booked their spot in the final of the Chapa Dimba Tournament after defeating Arch Bishop Njenga by two goals to nil in the semifinal match on Friday. Tar Tar had earlier thrashed Waa girls from Coast 3-2 on their way to the semifinal at Bukhungu stadium. Arch Bishop Njenga had defeated Nairobi’s Beijing Raiders 7-1 on their way to the semifinal.

Limuru Starlets from the Central region are set to play Plateau Queens from Nyanza in the other semifinal on Friday. Limuru Starlets from were handed a walkover after
North Eastern failed to produce a team in the fourth quarter final match.