Fight for KPL slots on as NSL enters 35th round
BY ANGWENYI GICHANA/ The last ten matches are on the card as the National Super League enters the 35th round this weekend.
Tomorrow, newly crowned NSL champions Nzoia United host Oserian at Sudi grounds in Bungoma County while sixth-placed Vihiga United entertain Agro Chemicals at Mumias Complex.
Fifth-placed and former Kenya Premier League side, KCB play St. Joseph’s Youth at Camp Toyoyo with Wazito taking on Ligi Ndogo at the same venue. Modern Coast are at home to host Kenya Police at Mbaraki grounds in Mombasa.
Promotion chasing Kariobangi Sharks, Nakumatt and Kericho Zoo will all be in action on Sunday as uncertainty reigns over how many teams will be promoted to the top tier.
Second-placed Sharks host Kisumu’s Palos FC, seeking to continue with their impressive run in the league while third-placed Zoo travel to Nairobi to face Mocsa.
Nakumatt will be in action against Bidco at Kasarani while troubled Nakumatt will be up against Bidco at Kasarani. Relegation and cash strapped Shabana travel to Nakuru to battle Nakuru All Stars while Nairobi Stima will lock horns with Talanta at Camp Toyoyo.
Nzoia leads the league with an unassailable 85 points followed by Sharks with 71 points. Zoo are third with 61 points; one better than fourthplaced Nakumatt while KCB complete the top five places with 66 points with Vihiga sixth with 63 points.
Nakumatt’s Devid Naftali and Bandari ‘s Kibiru Sijenge tussle for the ball during a GOtvShield duel.