Gor Mahia recovered from a disatrous first round exit from the Presidents Cup to destroy Chemelil 4-1 at the Nairobi city stadium. Cheered on by a large crowd, Kogalo seized the initiative as early as the 8th minute when “Blackberry” Odhiambo finished off a move by Camerounian Baldwin Ngwa. Chemelil leveled the score via a spot kick in the 39th minute. Kogalo were back on top when from a converted a penalty after a foul on Kevin Omondi. Further goals by Blackberry and Dan Makori buried Chemelil.
The match saw the appearance of new signings Collins Okoth and Abdimaalik Mohammed, both of whom gave fans a lot to cheer with their stellar play.
Gor Mahia are now placed 4th in the standings, six points behind league leaders Tusker. The onus is on club officials and fans to provide the team with moral, material and financial support to enable to keep up this rare form.