Mathare United went down fighting 1-2 to KCB FC in a Football Kenya Federation Premier League, FKF PL, match at Ruaraka Grounds, Nairobi.
The win kept alive Zedekiah ‘Zico’ Otieno’s league title hopes while the defeat moves to consign Mathare United to relegation.
Frank Ouna unveiled on Tuesday as the new head coach for the 2008 league champions,saw his side take the lead through Daniel Otieno in the opening minute before KCB pulled level at the stroke of half time through Vincent Wasambo’s 18 yard strike.
Derrick Otieno ensured the bankers walked away with maximum points after netting the winner 15 minutes to time.
The win catapulted KCB to second position with 33 points, a point adrift of leaders Tusker FC who face Wazito on Friday.
The loss ,10th for Mathare United in 15 matches, compounds their relegation woes.
FKF PL FIXTURES
Sofapaka Vs Gor Mahia- Wundanyi
Friday ,21st May 2021
Wazito Vs Tusker-Kasarani Annex