Mwamba II Ready To Down Thika II in ESS

Mwamba II will face Thika II in a return leg of Eric Shirley Shield match to be played in Thika Stadium on Saturday 27 February 2016.

Coach Johnny Mbai has gone for a mixture of experience and emerging talents in the matchday squad. Old guards  Anthony Karanja and David Watts Oluoch will play openside and blindside flankers respectively. Charles Kariuki will start at number.


Brian Taabu will play at scrum half and Allois Rutizi will be tasked with directing play at number. Luke Obonyo and Alf Mutahi have been paired in the midfield while the trio of Mike Okima, Briab Kivasia and Mike Otieno make the back three.

Kevin Atandi continues with his road to recovery and he makes the substitute bench with centurion Mike Mutuku and Freddie Nyachio.

Full squad:


1. Mandela Onyinka
2. Dennis Kimuli
3. Peter Miano
4. Arnold Nyabanda
5. Kevin Adhere
6. David Watts Oluoch
7. Anthony Karanja
8. Charles Kariuki
9. Brian Taabu
10. Alois Rutizi
11. Mike Okima
12. Obonyo Luke
13. Alfred Mutahi
14. Brian Kivasia
15. Mike Otieno

16.  Isaac Okungu
17. Churchill Kanakana
18. Alfred Yuko
19. Ken Okwado
20. Stephen Okeyo
21. Mike Mutuku
22. Fred Nyachio
23. Kevin Atandi