Eight players from The National Sevens Circuit champions Homeboyz RFC, have been named in a 31 man provisional Shujaa squad released by the Kenya Rugby Union.
Among them are Captain Leonard Mugaisi, Jeffrey Oluoch and Brian Wandera.
The 31 players have been picked based on their exemplary performance during the just concluded National circuit, won by Homeboyz.
In addition to the 31, there are ten players from the 2017/2018 season who are up for a performance review as well as three players in the absentee selection list.
The full squad, comprising of 44 players, is set to have their trials and initial assessment tests this weekend after which the final squad will start their preparations for the Africa Cup Championship in Tunisia, before embarking on the 2018/19 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in December.