Bandari top KPL standings after beating KCB 2-1

Written By: KBC reporters


Striker Yema Mwana scored a brace in the 33rd and 75th minutes to give Bandari a crucial victory against Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) in a Kenya Premier League match played at Mbaraki Sports Club in Mombasa.

The 2-1 win saw Mombasa based side consolidate their top position with 45 points after playing 23 matches.

Defending Champions Gor Mahia are in second position with 44 points from 19 games while Sofapaka occupies third position after collecting 44 points from 23 matches.

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Ezekiel Omulo netted in a goal through a penalty in the second half reducing the margin to a

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KCB’s lone goal was scored by Ezekiel Omulo through a penalty on the stroke of full time to reduce the margin.

In Thursday’s Kenya Premier League fixtures, Sofapaka will move up to the top of the Kenyan Premier League table if they collect the maximum three points against Kariobangi Sharks Thursday afternoon in Machakos.

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The 2009 champions are currently placed third on the top flight table with 44 points, one behind leaders Bandari and a win will send them to the top of the table.

They however face a Sharks side that will be looking for a first win in seven matches.

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Tusker will also be in action against Sony Sugar in Kenyatta Stadium.

Tusker, who beat Sharks 2-0 4 days ago, are confident of a win that will move them up from 6th to 4th on the table.

Sony Sugar are 7th on the table with 34 points after 22 matches of the 2018-2019 season.


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