Kothbiro tourney starts on Sunday with 32 teams
Thirty two teams are expected to battle it out in the much-anticipated annual Kothbiro football tournament starting this Sunday at the Ziwani sports ground.
Defending champions Pumwani All Stars will face stiff competition this time round going by the calibre of teams that have been entered.
According to a draw held yesterday at the Kariokor Social Hall and witnessed by event’s CEO Robewrt Ocholla, teams will operate under eight groups namely: Group ‘A’: 1000 Street, Nyoi, Borussia, Lebanon; Group ‘B’: Pureto, Mash Team, Wenyeji, South B; Group ‘C’: Umeme Bees, Cheza Ukipenda, Wazee Pembe, Country Bus; Group ‘D’: Team Umeme, Inter, Jinamira, Jesper; Group ‘E’ : Pumwani All Stars, Beirut, Eastleigh North, Zimmerman Youth; Group ‘F’: Intercity, UON, Young Achievers, Githurai All Stars; Group ‘G’: Mamba, Flat Tornados, Langata Gremio, Masa; Group ‘H’ : Opitos, Fifa Best, Rongai, Shafco.
The full fixtures for the tournament will be released later by the event’s chairman Charles Handas. He said the tournament was open to players of all ages.