TEAM NEWS: Stanbic Mwamba II ready for Leos II

Experienced duo of Salaton Muturi and Edwin Machanje have been named in the Stanbic Mwamba squad that will take on Strathmore Leos II in Saturday’s Eric Shirley Shield clash at Madaraka’s The Cage.

Muturi will start while Machanje has been named on the bench.

Twins Alfred and James Yuko will prop on either side of Muturi wth youngsters Sam Mulwa and winger-turned-lock Mike Okello getting it on in the second row.

Another centre-turned-back row Lukes Obonyo starts as blindside flanker with Gedion Mbithi the number eight and another youngster Brian Kitiva as openside flanker.

Gerald Muppet Ogutu is the day’s scrumhalf partnering with Brian Mwangi. Brandon Bosire and experienced Greg Odhiambo will take on midfield battle as Augustine Kibiwott, Alvin Luvai and Freddie Nyachio complete the back three.

Desmond Alvin, Ben Oketch, Nelson Mandela are reserve front with Edwin Machanje being the other forward substitute.

Meshack Obota, Sabala Tendwa, Eliakim Kichoi and Idriss Sharrif complete the substitutes roll.



1. Alfred Yuko
2. Salaton Muturi
3. James Yuko
4. Sam Mulwa
5. Mike Okello
6. Lukes Obonyo
7. Brian Kitiva
8. Gideon Mbithi
9. Gerald Ogutu
10. Brian Mwangi
11. Augustine Kibiwott
12. Brandon Bossire
13. Greg Odhiambo
14. Alvin Luvai
15. Freddy Nyachio
16. Desmond Alvin
17. Ben Oketch
18. Nelson Mandela
19. Edwin Machanje
20. Meshack Obota
21. Tendwa Sabala
22. Eliakim Kichoi
23. Idriss Sharif