Amid vocal support from the Kogalo faithful and the loud drum beats of the Sofapaka cheering squad, the two teams played to a tie in an evenly contested encounter that saw both teams miss golden chances.
It was Gor Mahia who took the lead when skipper Julius Owino converted a penalty that resulted when James Situma handled the ball in the penalty box. Gor Mahia went into halftime leading 1-0.
Sofapaka brought on the pressure in the second half. It resulted in a goal 5 minutes into the second half through John Baraza.
The tie leaves Kogalo in 2nd place trailing Ulinzi by 3 points