KeWPL Update: Eldoret Falcons capture six ahead of second round

Rebecca Magoma

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Women Premier League Zone B side Eldoret Falcons, have injected  six new players in their squad ahead of the second round of the league due to kick off in a few weeks.

The players include the duo of Linda Auma (striker)  and Maureen Shimuli (goalkeeper) joining from two-time champions Thika Queens, Joyce Awuor and Ruth James (strikers) from Moi University.

Diana Shakava joins the Eldoret -based side from Bishop Njenga while Njoki Mutua rejoins the side after a long season absence.

Falcons have been struggling for the last two seasons and this season is not different following their performance as at the first leg.

The side has seven points from seven matches in the fifth place on the table.

Oserian Ladies who missed the play-offs last season is top of the standing with 19 points ahead of Vihiga Queens who have 18 points.

Wadadia is third with 14 points while newbies Palos Ladies has nine points in the fourth place.

Vihiga Leeds is in the sixth place with six points ahead of Bulemia who have three points and Nyamira Starlets who are languishing at the basement of the table standing without a point.

Falcons open their second round campaign against Nyamira Starlets.

Photo Credit: Fabian Odhiambo

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