KPL defender of the year David Owino “Calabar” scored Kenya’s third goal as the Harambee stars recovered from their poor start against Ethiopia to defeat South Sudan 3-1 in their second CECAFA cup match. Owino’s goal came in the 77th minute when he made a brilliant solo run down the left lank then clinically placed the ball beyond the Sudan keeper.
Kenya’s first goal came via Jockins Otieno Atudo who converted a penalty in the 17th minute. Richard Jistin leveledfor South Sudan in the 26th minute. Jacob Keli scored the second goal in the 29th minute.
The other Kogalo player to see action was Edwin Lavatsa who replaced the injured Jacob Keli.
Other Kogalo players in the CECAFA tournament are Ivo Mapunda who is between the sticks for Tanzania and is said to have received offers from other teams as well as Dan Sserunkuma who scored the winning goal for Uganda Cranes over Rwanda.