NSL: Thika United stays in danger as promo race heats up

The 2018/19 National Super League (NSL) campaign will have lots to offer when the 37th round of matches roll out on Wednesday 5 June with among the key contentions being the promotion race as well as the fight to avoid the drop.

Thika United stayed with the relegation threat after being defeated by Eldoret Youth 2-1 on Saturday 1 June in the 36th round of matches. They face neighbours Bidco United at Thika Stadium hoping to collect three points to bolster their quest.

Also facing the relegation threat is Kangemi All Stars with 28 points. They have lost 24 matches in the season and will be hoping for three points against fourth placed Ushuru at Ruaraka Grounds.

Promotion

On the higher side of the table, with two automatic promotion slots at stake it is still wide open and could take yet another twist as league leaders Wazito play away to FC Talanta at Camp Toyoyo while second placed Kisumu All Stars hosts Green Commandos at Moi Stadium, Kisumu.

All matches are set to kick off at 3 pm,

Midweek Fixtures

Wednesday 5 June

Ushuru vs Kangemi All-Stars (Ruaraka Grounds, 3 pm)

FC Talanta vs Wazito (Camp Toyoyo, 3 pm)

Modern Coast Rangers vs Kenya Police (Serani Sports Ground, 3 pm)

Coast Stima vs Fortune Sacco (Mbaraki Sports Club, 3 pm)

St. Joseph’s Youth vs Kibera Black Stars (Afraha Stadium, 3 pm)

Kisumu All Stars vs Green Commandos (Moi Stadium, 3 pm)

Nairobi City Stars vs Migori Youth (Hope Center, 3 pm)

Bidco United vs Thika United (Thika Stadium, 3 pm)

Nairobi Stima vs Shabana (Karuturi Grounds, 3 pm)

Eldoret Youth vs Administration Police (Eldoret Show Grounds, 3 pm)