The Kenya U20 national team, Rising Stars will be up against Ethiopia U20 in their third match in Group B of the 2019 CECAFA U20 Championships in Jinja, Uganda on Thursday 26 September and head coach Stanley Okumbi has released the team to do duty in the 1pm EAT kickoff.
Ulinzi Stars midfielder John Njuguna, and Alvin Ochieng, who started from the bench in the 2 – 2 draw with Tanzania have been reinstated in the starting 11.
Wepo, Odhiambo benched
The two take up places previously occupied by Brian Wepo and Austin Odhiambo as the team looks to complet their group matches on a winn ing note.
Four goal hero from the opening game, as Kenya hit Zanzibar 5 – 0, Sydney Lokale, is handed a third straight start and behind him will be the creative feet of Musa Masika.
Brian Bwire, the skipper continues in goal.
Starting XI: Brian Bwire(GK) (c), Alvin Ochieng, Bonface Mwanagemi, Tom Teka, John Otieno, Fidel Origa, Peter Oudu, Chris Owino, John Njuguna, Musa Masika, Sydney Lokale.
Subs: Bixente Otieno(GK), Brian Wepo, Alphonce Otieno, Joshua Nyatini, Patrick Otieno, Ronald Shichenje, Steve Otieno, Austine Otieno, Benson Omala