The team lost 0-1 to KRA and gave walkovers against FC Talanta
and Ligi Ndogo prior to bowing down to Kibera Celtic and
Nairobi Stima by 3-0 and 2-1 respectively last weekend.
However, the team’s coach Billy Mwangemi said he is optimistic
that the team will do better in its upcoming matches.
learnt a lot in these few games that we’ve played and with
this kind of exposure, I’m sure we will pick positive
results,” Mwangemi told futaa.com.
He added that they have confidence to win their next three
fixtures at home.
Maweni will face K.C.C in its next match scheduled for Sunday
It was doomsday for all the Coast teams in the division one
league save for Modern Coast Rangers who managed to squeeze a
barren draw against Mt Kenya United in the match played at
Admiral, Sparki Youth, Coast United, West Ham, Maweni City and
Brighter Stars lost their matches against Posta Rangers,
Kibera Celtic, KCC, Adminis-tration Police, Nairobi Stima and
Ligi Ndogo respectively last Sunday. As usual the losers
blamed it all on poor officiating.
Coast United coach Yahya Hassan complained the referee was
biased against them during their tie against KCC at Meru.
referee had no watch. He blew the whistle only after 37
minutes into the second half when he discovered we were
about to equalize.
still, he denied us a penalty and awarded our opponents a
‘dubious’ penalty after an opponent dived inside the box,”
Admiral technical director Aref Baghazal and Modern Coast
Rangers secretary Ferdinand Ogot also expressed displeasure at
the standard of officiating.
The division one zone A2 2 tie between Green Berrets and
visiting West Ham failed to kick off on Saturday due to the
pathetic state of the playing field.
Both teams arrived at the Ruiru ground, the match venue, only
to find the field waterlogged and muddy and hence match
officials were forced to call off the match.
As result, West Ham is demanding to be awarded points as per
the league rules and regulations.
7 (d) of the league rules and regulations categorically
states that the home team shall organize for the match
venue, security, pre-match meeting, gate management and any
other issues related to organization of home matches,” he
He said because of the failure of their opponents to find an
alternative playing field, “we therefore deserve to be awarded
three points and two goals,” said a club official on condition