Mashemeji Derby raises 1.3m in gate collections

AFC Leopards have released the figures raised from the gate collections for their home tie against perennial rivals Gor Mahia in the Mashemeji Derby played Sunday 19 May at the MISC Kasarani.

The total figures raised totaled up to Kshs 2.4m before expenses and after deductions the amount rested at a cool Kshs 1.3m.


A total of 11, 988 tickets were sold for the second installment of the season of the derby with 11, 754 being tickets for the terraces and the remaining 234 tickets for the VIP.

Tickets for the terraces were sold at fixed Kshs. 200 per ticket while the VIP ones were going for Kshs. 500.

With the huge crowd, the much awaited derby failed to live up to its billing as Gor Mahia stormed to a 3-1 win to inch closer to maintaining their league crown.