KENYA CUP TEAM NEWS: Shebesh to lead Mwamba Ladies in historical encounter

Janet Okello will captain Mwamba Ladies in the first ever Women Kenya Cup final against Impala Saracens at Impala Club on Saturday afternoon. 

The fleet-footed utility will run out in the number 13 jersey alongside hard hitting Naomi Jelagat in the midfield. Exciting half-back combination of Diana Omosso and Sarah Oluche will be joined by Edith Muchele, Terry Ayesa and Uganda international Samiya Ayikoru in the back three.

In the forwards, Natasha Emali and Jane Chanya will prop on either side of ever dependable Stacey Atieno while Maureen Chebet and Steph Waithera will pair up in the second row.  Pauline Misango will join the battling pair of Naomi Amuguni and Everlyne Kalemera in the back row.

On the finishers rota, Mercy Kasova, Carolyne Chepchumba and Vivianne Andeso will be the front row replacements while Kelsey Monah and Linet Akinyi will be the other forward subs. Teresa Nganga and Uganda international Yvonne Najjuma complete the matchday 23.

The team is coached by Baabu Odindi assisted by Martin Oyugi with Jeff Onyango handling the strenth and conditioning. Steph Otieno is the team and Levyce Kituyi is the physio.


  1. Natasha Emali
  2. Stacey Otieno
  3. Jane Chanya
  4. Steph Waithera
  5. Maureen Chebet
  6. Pauline Misango
  7. Naomi Amuguni
  8. Evelybe Kalamera
  9. Diana Omosso
  10. Sarah Oluche
  11. Edith Muchele
  12. Naomi Jelagat
  13. Janet Okello
  14. Terry Ayesa
  15. Samiya Ayikoru
  16. Mercy Kasova
  17. Carolyne Chepchumba
  18. Vivianne Andeso
  19. Linet Akinyi
  20. Kelsey Monah
  21. Lilian Atieno
  22. Teresa Nganga
  23. Yvonne Najjuma