National Super League (NSL) side Kibera Balck Stars, reported to pre-season camp on Wednesday 14 August, just two weeks before their 2019-20 season opener against newly promoted Muranga Seal on September 1.
Black Stars, who will now be preparing for their fourth season in Kenya’s second tier league, have endured financial difficulties throughout their tenure in the NSL.
The money struggles threatened to pull the side back to the FKF Division One last season as they finished just five points above the drop zone.
The new format NSL season will kick off on September 1 with all 10 matches scheduled across different venues in the country.
Below are all the opening day fixtures;
Ushuru vs St Joseph Youth (Ruaraka grounds)
Kenya Police vs APs Bomet (Karuturi grounds)
Modern Coast Rangers vs Administration Police (Serani grounds)
Eldoret Youth vs Nairobi Stima (Eldoret Show grounds)
Muranga Seal vs Kibera Black Stars (Thika Stadium)
Coast Stima vs Fortune Sacco (Mbaraki Sports ground)
Nairobi City Stars vs Shabana FC (Hope Centre)
Bidco United vs Mt Kenya United (Thika Stadium)
Talanta vs Vihiga Bullets (Camp Toyoyo)
Vihiga United vs Migori Youth (Mumias Sports Complex)