Two defensive blunders saw Gor Mahia U20 lose their opening match of the KPL U20 tournament. The match was played at Camp Toyoyo. Gor Mahia coach Maurice Onyango had expressed a high level of confidence in his new charges which features Barding High School attacker Oscar Omondi, and Richard Okinyi who’s been recruited from Kakamega High School. All is not lost however since during the August edition Kogalo U20 also lost their opening match and still reached the final
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KPL U-20 August edition finalists Gor Mahia were defeated by Posta Rangers junior team in the tourney’s December edition
Gor Mahia kicked off the December edition of KPL U-20 tournament on a wrong foot falling 2-1 to Posta Rangers in a match played on Saturday, December 17 at Camp Toyoyo grounds.
Being the August runners up, K’Ogalo juniors were heads up going into the match only to be subjected to a shock defeat by Rangers. George Kimani and Clinton Obasanjo finished the game in the first half with a goal apiece to dilute Nashion Thiongo’s consolation goal for Gor Mahia.
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All goals were clearly realized as a result of defensive error; goal keeper Ismail Otieno and defender Teddy Osok being the players in question. Their coordination at the defense cost K’Ogalo twice in the game to hand their opponents the easy win.