Gor Mahia leave for the UK in style (Video and Pictures)

Mike Okinyi: Gor Mahia is the first team from Africa to play at Liverpool.
Nizigiyimana: The team is very happy and thanks the sponsor for this glorious opportunity
Shakava: As a team we have trained well for this opportunity. A chance to showcase our talent. The weather is not favourable. We will not put pressure on ourselves. We will just relax and play. We promise the fans that we will enjoy the game and play well.

 

 

Dylan Kerr: Man of the people

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Images courtesy of Dylan Kerr’s social media pages.

Gor Mahia vs Hull City In Pictures

A crowd this large has not been seen locally for many years

Tuyisenge taking his spot kick which he duly planted in the top right corner of the net

 

William Keane chased by Philemon Otieno

 

Second half sub Kevin Omondi takes on Daniel Batty

 

Kahata was brilliant

Kagere ready to take his spot kick which he scored with a well taken hesitation shot

 

Walusimbi reacts after being foiled by the goalkeeper David Marshall

 

Jacque Tuyisenge takes on a Hull defender Daniel Batty

 

Adam Curry and Goebel Evandro of Hull trying to stop the marauding Samuel Onyango and Cercidy Okeyo

 

Shakava will Hull City Captain Frazier Campbell

 

Adam Curry pays close attention to Ephrem Guikan and Humphrey Mieno

 

Sportpesa CEO Ronald Karauri greets Francis Kahata

 

Hull City reserve Keeper Callum Burton during the shootout

 

Kagere came on for Guikan

 

Philemon Otieno “Mbish” had a brilliant game

Hull City and Gor Mahia players after the match

 

Hull City also had fans at the stadium

 

Raila Odinga and Ronald Karauri

Raila Odinga greets David Marshall

 

Raila Odinga freets Boniface Oluoch, Ephrem Guikan and Francis Kahata

Raila Odinga, Joe Kadenge and Bobby Ogolla

 

Dylan Kerr meets the Hull City coach Nijel Adkins

 

Jaro Soja met the Hull players for lunch on Saturday

 

Jaro Soja was on hand to meet Hull City and JKIA

 

Jaro and traditional dancers were on hand to meet Hull City and JKIA

Gallery: Gor Mahia in Kigali

 

Gor Mahia line-up before the match

 

Cercidy Okoeyo, Humphrey Mieno, Kevin Omondi, Philemon Otieno, Godfrey Walusimbi in the dressing room before the game

 

Philemon Otieno left it all on the field

 

Kahata: His goal got Kogalo here

 

Nizigiyimana gave team-mates a motivational speech on Saturday

 

Ade and Philemon relax between training sessions

 

Gor Mahia board the team bus to training

 

Karim Nizigiyimana joined the team in training

 

Walusimbi , Wendo et al get a feel for the field on Saturday night

 

Tuyisenge and Kagere on arrival in Kigali

The Fans

K’Ogalo fans traveled to Kigali in droves and played a key role in pushing the team.