Nov, 20th 2020 – The Kenya under 20 team is expected to leave the country tomorrow for Arusha Tanzania ahead of the CECAFA under 20 tournament that starts on Sunday. The boys have already played a number build up matches and coach Stanley Okumbi is confident of good results. The rising stars are in group C with Ethiopia and Sudan .
Rising Stars Squad
Maxwell Mulili, Brian Opondo
Boniface Mwangemi, Collins Sichenje, Kelvin Mose, Alphonse Omija, Frank Odhiambo, Lewis Bandi, Fredrick Alushula.
Steiner Musasia, Nicholas Omondi, Enoch Wanyama, Ronald Reagan, Alphonse Washe, Mathew Mwendwa, Simon Omondi, Lesly Otieno,Hillary Odhiambo, Ian Simiyu, Ronald Shichenje.
Benson Omala, Kevinton Machika, Henry Meja, Sellasie Otieno.
The tournament will be played without fans after CAF directed the Tanzania federation to implement the COVID 19 precaution. Tanzania has been playing their league normally after their President John Magufuli insisted that no COVID 19 protocols will be observed in the East African country.