Future Stars Prepare Players for
Soccer In Arabian and European Leagues
The thoughts of many football
pioneers are to make sure their clubs are
involved in the league from the grassroots to
the Kenya Premier League.
But the founders of the Future Stars
FC, Khamis Baghazally, Alhady Muhiddin
and Hatim Bana, did not intend to
incorporate the club in any league but
they have a common interest of
developing talented youngsters who
blossomed in order to playing football
Baghazally, said in an interview with
Coastweek at a football ground used by
former Coast soccer giants Liverpool (Mwenge)
that they don’t want to join any
league because of making sure players
are not injured and develop their
talents for greener pasture of playing
professional soccer in Arabia or
“We know when any team participates in
the league; most of the players got
“We don’t want to play in any league
but to develop their skills and play
friendly matches with competitions
which teams play it cool and in the
sportsmanship spirit!” said Baghazally.
At the moment, Future Stars FC play
friendly matches against teams whose
players play football to demonstrate
Suleiman Salyany, the team main
Last Saturday, Future Stars U-19 team was in
Nairobi where they beat Kariobangi Sharks
U-20 side 3-1.
The most interesting thing is that the
Future Stars has trustees who are
increasingly helping the club and persuade
other sponsors to help raise the required
money and facilities for the players to be
able to concentrate in playing to achieve
their intended goals of making to the
professional football abroad.
The two main sponsors in the Future Stars FC
are Suleiman Salyany who has for the past
many years involved in helping youngsters
and Mahmood Noor.
In co-operation with the club Chairman
Hashim “Oscar” Ali, they made possible to
have many pairs of jerseys and with
track-suits, footballs and other playing
Salyani said he found no reason as to why
not to involve himself with the club which
is committed to developing young talented
“I want to offer every help to this youthful
club which I’m sure will prosper and its
players to play top flight soccer,” he said.
Hashim Oscar who works in the United Arab
Emirates says he will work hard to ensure
the players meet the required standard of
football to join the paid ranks; playing for
Head Coach Yusuf Ndere says in all four
age-group categories of the teams they have,
there are many talented footballers who
after few years, they will be ready to play
for big clubs locally and overseas.
Players for the Future Stars FC Under 19
team are Alele Said, Mohamed Casilas, Kevin
Ochieng, Munir Mohamed Abdalla Ali, Faraj
Abdalla, Kamal Abdulnasir, Swaleh Mohamed,
Omar Mwinyi and Mathew Okumu.
Others are Anthony Okoth, Shimai Fuad Ahmed
Swabiri, Hussein Machinga, Nurein Mohamed,
Swaleh Ali, moreover Ibad, Matano Omar,
Clinton Okoth, Ismail Ibrahim, Aboud Amin,
Salim Hassan, Abubakar Hassan and Steven UIA.
The club is led by many former soccer stars.
They are; Mohamed Madigi, Alamin Ahmed,
Mahmoud Baresi, Abdulmalik Wafula, Ali Breik,
Omar Faraj, Salim Rashid, Mohamed Ridha,
Shahabuddin Haidar, Bernard Ogola, Fuad
Rashid and Hussein Rashid.
Coach Sportsman Ndere told that they have
big plans to travel to neighbouring
Tanzania, Zanzibar and Uganda later this
year or early next year to play friendly
matches so that the youth may have the
experience and develop their talents.