Michael “ Tank” Otieno is the Head Coach of Kenya Cup side Blak Blad from Kenyatta University. We caught with the decorated former KCB and Kenya Head Coach who answered our five questions ahead of the new Kenya Cup season that kicks off on Saturday 8 November.
1. How has your team been preparing for the upcoming season?
Preparations are going on well and working on the basics of the game (Passing, ball retention, contact skills and going forward.)
2. Any new players coming through the ranks?
A lot of new players and a very exciting back line
3. What is your take on the upcoming season?
The upcoming season will be extremely competitive, The newly promoted teams are no pushovers
4.What are your expectations ahead of the new season?
The new season will be tough. Teams are better conditioned and player base has improved for most clubs
5. Your parting shot ahead of the new season?
We’re looking forward to exciting rugby during the new season