CUEA hosts Championship double header

Runaway leaders Strathmore Leos play 4th placed Northern Suburbs in the early kickoff at the Catholic University in KRU Championship match day 12 action on Saturday 25 January 2020. The Leos have collected 11 wins from 11 outings and on 53 points, are 28 points clear of Suburbs whom they defeated 32-7 in match day one action in Madaraka on Saturday 26 October 2019.

The 4.00pm kick at the Catholic University will see hosts Catholic Monks, currently placed 10th on the log with 17 points taking on 11th placed Mombasa who are on 14 points. The Monks will be out to avenge their first leg 10-5 loss to Mombasa in what is a big game for these two former Kenya Cup sides whose survival in  the second tier depends on how they perform over the next five rounds of the regular season.

Mean Machine, placed 3rd heading into Saturday’s fixture have a home tie against 7th placed South Coast Pirates as they look to build on their 18-17 first leg in Ukunda and keep their promotion hopes alive.

Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology sit 2nd on the log and play host to 6th placed Egerton Wasps whom they defeated 18-11 during their first leg encounter in Njoro in October.

5th placed USIU Martials travel to 9th placed Eldoret seeking to avenge their shock 18-17 home defeat against the same opponent while bottom of the table Kisii are at home to 8th UoE Trojans who beat them 26-3 during their first leg encounter.


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