Ochieng' handed rare start against Bandari

Chris Ochieng' in action in a past league match at the Moi Stadium in Kisumu.

Head coach Francis Kimanzi has made three changes to his first eleven for the Round 32 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) match against Bandari at Kasarani on Wednesday.

Allan Owiny continues in goal where he will be shielded by a back four that has Johnstone Omurwa and Samuel Olwande at the heart of defence. Olwande replaces Andrew Juma who is out due to suspension.

James Situma will play at right back while David Owino starts on the opposite side.

Number 10

Cliff Nyakeya returns to his favourite number 10 role where he will be charged with providing creativity alongside Clifford Alwanga. Francis Omondi will provide defensive cover behind the duo.

Upfront, there are two new faces in the attack in John Mwangi and Chris Ochieng’. James Kinyanjui and Mwangi will play either side of Ochieng’ who leads the line.

Starting XI: 26.Allan Owiny (GK) 16.David Owino 28.James Situma (C) 19.Johnstone Omurwa 25.Samuel Olwande 5.Francis Omondi 11.Cliff Nyakeya 17.James Kinyanjui 21.Clifford Alwanga 9.Chris Ochieng’

Subs: 1.David Okello (GK) 4.Harun Junior 23.Lennox Ogutu 14.Arnold Onyango 8.Alphonce Ndonye 27.Tyson Otieno 24.Klinsman Omulanga

Kick-off is at exactly 3pm.