Gor Mahia drew 1-1 with Mathare United at Kasarani on Sunday. Jacque Tuyisenge scored for Kogalo. Kevin Kimani replied for Mathare. The 2018-2019 league is proving difficult.
Additional reporting from the Nation
Champions Gor Mahia were held to a 1-1 stalemate by leaders Mathare United in a SportPesa Premier League match at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on Sunday.
Rwandese import Jacques Tuyisenge converted from the spot the breakthrough goal for Gor on 32 minutes after Lawrence Juma was hacked in the box by Mathare United goalkeeper Allan Owiny.
Kevin Kimani restored parity from yet another penalty awarded after James Situma was adjudged to have been clipped inside the box by Boniface Omondi on 56 minutes.
Legendary striker Dennis Oliech was given a standing ovation by a sizeable crowd that turned up at the 60,000-seater when he replaced Nicholas Kipkirui on 68 minutes.
His return to the Kenyan top flight football after 16 years, however ended just with a few applause from the fans.
Oliech had few sniffs at goal but lacked the final touch that would’ve made the difference