Gor Mahia declared champions in Kenyan Premier league

first_imgNAIROBI: Kenya has opted to end its Premier League season prematurely and enthrone Gor Mahia as season champions in order to meet the deadline imposed by continental governing body CAF.”After consideration, we have reached a decision to announce the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) has ended. Congratulations Gor Mahia! You are champions once again and you will represent Kenya in the CAF Champions League next season. Let us do this,” Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa said in a message directed at Gor Mahia on Thursday. Nairobi City Stars have also been promoted to the KPL from the lower leagues. “Let me take this opportunity to welcome Nairobi City Stars to the Kenyan Premier League. The time is now to recruit top players,” added Mwendwa. After 23 league games, Gor Mahia were sitting top with 54 points followed by Kakamega Homeboyz. However, the Kenyan government halted all sporting activities in March with nine league games still left to play. IANSlast_img

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