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AFC Leopards Defeat Posta Rangers, Dealing Blow to Tusker’s Title Hopes

Thrilling encounter at the Machakos Stadium, AFC Leopards emerged victorious with a hard-fought 1-0 win over Posta Rangers in the FKF Premier League round 26 match held on Sunday.

The decisive goal came in the 40th minute, courtesy of Kennedy Odhiambo, who stunned his former team with a well-placed strike.

The Leopards displayed tenacity and determination throughout the game, earning three valuable points that further solidify their position in the league standings.

Meanwhile, Tusker FC’s hopes of clinching the league title were dealt a significant blow as they suffered a 3-1 defeat against FC Talanta.

The Brewers initially took the lead in the 23rd minute when Eric Kapaito found the back of the net.

However, FC Talanta quickly responded, as Kisaka December equalized just before halftime, leaving both teams level at the break.In the second half, FC Talanta showcased their dominance, taking control of the match.

Machika Kevinton’s goal in the 62nd minute tilted the scales in their favor, adding to Tusker FC’s woes.

Jairo Alfred sealed the victory for FC Talanta with a late goal, securing an impressive win and three crucial points.

As the FKF Premier League standings currently stand, Gor Mahia sits comfortably at the top with 54 points, followed closely by Kenya Police and Bandari with 45 and 44 points respectively.

The race for the league title remains fiercely contested, with each team fighting to stake their claim for glory.Round 26 of the FKF Premier League will come to a close on Monday, as Muhoroni Youth takes on Shabana at Kenyatta Mamboleo Stadium at 3 pm.

Expectations are high for another enthralling matchup as both teams strive to make their mark in the league and secure positive results.

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