In Summary
  • The team is scheduled to participate in a four-nation tournament in Egypt from March 18-28.
  • Youngsters plying their trade in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) have also been summoned for the exercise.

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) is set to conduct trials for the Kenya Under-20 national team starting February 19-22 at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.

Under the tutelage of coaches Stanley Okumbi, John Kamau and Hesbon Nyabinge, the four-day activity will involve more than 90 players selected across the country from the ongoing Chapa Dimba na Safaricom tourney and FKF Youth leagues.

The team is scheduled to participate in a four-nation tournament in Egypt from March 18-28.

“Youth development remains key in our long-term agenda. That’s why we’ve not only put in place an elaborate scouting network that ensures no deserving player is left out but also find quality players within the required age bracket,” FKF CEO Robert Muthomi spoke of the upcoming exercise.

Part of the selected players to undergo trials include 2017 Koth Biro top scorer Ibrahim Dawo and the tournament's best player Musa Masika.

Youngsters plying their trade in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) have also been summoned for the exercise. They include midfielders Alpha Chris (Gor Mahia), Mohamed Kilume (Sofapaka), Yusuf Mainge (AFC Leopards), Vincent Wasambo (Kariobangi Sharks), Job Ochieng’ and John Mwangi (Mathare United) among others.

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