AFC Leopards came from behind to edge out Nzoia Sugar in Machakos, Bandari put three past Muhoroni Youth without any reply in Mombasa while Kariobangi Sharks fell to Ulinzi Stars, and Kakamega Homeboyz and Posta Rangers fought out a draw in Saturday’s matches.
Kariobangi Sharks 0-1 Ulinzi Stars (Kenyatta Stadium)
Samuel Onyango scored his first league goal of the season, stabbing in a long throw in from left back Omar Mbongi.
This was the soldiers’ first game of the season, and Sharks third consecutive loss as the promoted side finds the going tough at this level of football.
Bandari 3-0 Muhoroni Youth (Mbaraki Sports Club)
After a prolonged dip in form, Dan Sserunkuma finally made an appearance in the score sheet this season, guiding home Noah Abich’s delivery in the 32nd minute.
Muhoroni fell further behind in the 60th minute when Bandari striker Shaaban Kenga’s awkward shot bounced off Muhoroni’s Jacob Faina and into the net.
Much travelled Musa Mudde then put the result beyond doubt late in the 87th minute after making the most of a goalkeeping mishap by Salim Sowedi.
Kakamega Homeboyz 1-1 Posta Rangers (Mumias Sugar Sports Complex)
Rangers went ahead on 30 minutes via a lovely free-kick dispatched by Joseph Mbugi that tore through the Homeboyz defensive wall to nestle in the net.
David Okoth scored in the second half to rescue the game for the home side.
AFC Leopards 2-1 Nzoia Sugar (Kenyatta Stadium)
Striker Elvis Rupia handed electrifying Nzoia Sugar a fine start in the 12th minute after being put through by Masita Masuta.
Gilbert Fiamenyo equalised for Ingwe in the 49th minute, beating goalkeeper Benson Mangala with a low shot, for his second goal of the season, after some good work by Duncan Otieno.
Otieno was again provider in the 68th minute when he floated in a corner connected home with aplomb by Allan Katerrega.