Gor Mahia face Azam in CECAFA cup finals

Gor Mahia supporters
Gor Mahia supporters

Kenya’s Gor Mahia FC will be looking to win their first trophy in 30 years when they face Azam FC of Tanzania in the CECAFA Kagame Cup finals at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam.

The Kenya Premier League defending champions have scored 13 goals in the tournament, while Azam, who are targeting their first CECAFA win, are yet to concede in the tournament that ends today (Sunday).

Gor Mahia reached the finals after beating Khartoum of Sudan 3-1 while Azam edged out KCCA of Uganda 1-0 to book their spots in the final match.

Ahead of the match, Gor Mahia received overwhelming support from Kenyans and the country’s leadership including President Uhuru Kenyatta, who has sent his best wishes to the team.

In his twitter post Sunday morning, President Kenyatta said: We pray for victory, Kenya hopes that after decades of waiting @OfficialGMFC will lift the #CECAFAKagameCup. Viva #Gor Mahia! Viva K’ogalo”.

The match kicks off at 3:45 PM.

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