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Nakuru makes three changes for must-win fixture
By Eric Njiru | Fri 12 Jan, 2018 08:45

There are three changes from the Top Fry Nakuru side that lost to KCB to the side to take on Blak Blad in the fifth round of the Kenya Cup on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at NAC.

Hooker Sammy Warui, lock Philip Kwame and winger Cassius Omollo are replaced by Emmanuel Mboya, Steve Wamae and Gramwel Bunyasi respectively.

Head Coach Mitch Ochola says Warui has a work commitment that has kept him out of training, Kwame had a tooth removed on Thursday and couldn’t train thus having him as a strong bench player while Omollo has a hand injury.

Nakuru are winless in their last three matches since beating Kisii RFC on the opening day of the season and a win against the Kenyatta University side is more than important as the league enters a new year. They are eighth with only five points and a defeat could see them drop further. 

Martin Muita and Donald Oluoch are the day’s half-backs with Henry Ayah and Geoffrey Ominde starting from the bench that has also Brian Maina and Ignatius Gichure.


Nakuru RFC
1. Isaiah Nyariki (Captain)
 2. Emmanuel Mboya 3. John Mbugua
                     4. Steve Wamae  5. Moses Okendo
6. Edwin Makori                                   7. Monate Akuei 
                          8. Charles Odongo
                                 9. Donald Aluoch (V. Capt)
                                       10. Martin Muita 

                                                          12. Meshack Ochieng 
                                                                                    13. Kelvin Kioko  

11. Gramwel Bunyasi 
                                                                                                                                       14. Crispin Onyango 

                                          15. Collins Onyango 


16. David Muthama 17. Joseph Maina  18. Edward Moseti 19. Phillip Owuor 20. Ignatius Gichure 21. Geoffrey Ominde 22. Henry Ayah 23. Brian Maina

Tags
Nakuru RFC   Kenya Cup  
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