Kenya thrash Uganda in tune up game

By Julia Wanjeri Mary Kinuthia scored twice from the penalty spot as Kenya beat Uganda 4-0 in an international friendly on Sunday 3 July. However, it was her fellow joint top-goalscorer in the ongoing Kenya Women’s Premier League, Esse Akida, who was player of the match. Uganda were fast off the block

KeWPL Weekend Roundup: Top-scoring teams tamed

By Julia Wanjeri   Four matches were played over the weekend in the Kenya Women’s Premier League (KeWPL) and for the first time this season, it was not a goals festivity as defences proved impenetrable even to defending champions Thika Queens and league debutants Vihiga Queens who until the 4-5 June weekend

KeWPL: Akinyi to the rescue

By Julia Wanjeri     A tightly-contested encounter between the Soccer Sisters and Soccer Queens seemed headed for a draw when Rebecca Akinyi found the back of the net twice in quick succession to give the visitors a much-needed win at Camp Toyoyo Grounds, Nairobi, on Wednesday 1 June 2016. Missed chances Coming from a

KeWPL: League debutantes Gaspo find redemption

 By Julia Wanjeri     Just three weeks into the Kenya Women’s Premier League (KeWPL) and the league has seen a whopping 31 different players find the back of the net around the country. This is inspite of a few teething problems, including the lack of a league sponsor plus most teams still

KeWPL: Thika Queens bags bragging right

  By Julia Wanjeri     Early signs in the Kenya Women’s Premier League (KeWPL) indicate a goal-filled season, as a barren draw is yet to be recorded and a whopping 31 different players have scored so far. This is in spite of a few teething problems, including the lack of a league

KeWPL: Vihiga Queens on a flogging spree

   By Julia Wanjeri   Three weeks into the Kenya Women’s Premier League (KeWPL) and it’s goals galore. So far, 31 different players have scored around the country, with league debutantes Vihiga Queens leading the pack on matters battering teams to smithereens. Six fixtures were set to be played in the weekend of May