Gor Mahia names team to face Petro Atletico

Kenyan champions Gor Mahia FC are in Luanda, Angola to take on local giants Petro Atletico in their second CAF Confederations Cup Group D match, a tie slated for 7 pm Kenyan time.

Coach Hassan Oktay has named his eleven for the clash as Boniface Oluoch keeps his place between the sticks. Shafik Batambuze and Charles Momanyi will defend from the flanks while captain Shakava Harun and Joash Onyango stay central.

In the midfield, Kenneth Muguna and Lawrence Juma are expected to pull the strings with Francis Kahata just ahead of the duo.

Erisa Sekisambu, Boniface Omondi and Mustapha Francis are upfront in attack.

Gor Mahia tops group D with three points from their 4-2 match day one win over Zamalek while their opponents for today Petro Atletico are on the lookout for their first win. They fell to NA Hussein Dey in match day one.

Starting XI: 29. Boniface Oluoch, 6. Shafik Batambuze, 12. Joash Onyango, 18. Haron Shakava, 27. Charles Momanyi, 24. Lawrence Juma, 21. Kenneth Muguna, 11. Boniface Omondi, 8. Francis Kahata, 22. Erisa Ssekisambu, 23. Francis Mustafa

Bench: 1. Fredrick Odhiambo, 15. Joachim Oluoch, 17. Benard Ondiek, 3. Samuel Onyango, 7. Nicholas Kipkirui, 25. George Odhiambo