The national soccer team Harambee Stars will now have to beat Comoros away from home, to have any chance to qualify for AFCON .
Stars failed to breakdown a 10 man islanders in the match played at Kasarani on Wednesday night with the tie ending in a one all draw.
The match ended one all with the Jacob Mulee being forced to come from behind to salvage a point.
Stars were poor in the first half and went down one nil through a well taken M’changama Youssouf freekick before he was sent off.
Second half looked better for stars with Masud Juma getting an equalizer but the home side wasted a number of chances allowing Comoros to hold for an important draw.
Comoros top the group with five points before Egypt and Togo play later in the week. Kenya is still second with three points after three draws.
The return leg plays on Sunday in Moroni, Comoros islands.
Kenya Starting XI: Arnold Origi, Samuel Olwande, Brian Mandela, Joseph Okumu, Eric Ouma, Victor Wanyama, Johanna Omolo, Eric Johanna, Ayub Timbe, Cliff Nyakeya, Masud Juma.