Chemelil Sugar Captain delights at a win over Tusker
KPL Chemelil skipper happy at positive start to the season Elvince Joshua Last updated 1 year ago 13:32 2/4/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Timothy Olubulu. KPL Chemelil v Tusker Tusker Chemelil Clifford Omondi and assistant captain, Philip Muchuma both beat David Okello in goal with powerful headers Chemelil Sugar goalkeeper, John Waw was left with a big smile on the face after he guided the Millers to a positive start to the new season with a win over Tusker.Waw, who is among the senior players at Chemelil, guided the youthful side to a 2-0 win over immediate former champions in the opening match of the 2018 Kenyan Premier League match on Saturday.Having begun the season with a clean sheet against a team of Tusker’s calibre, Waw said the result could not have come at a better time for the side that narrowly survived relegation last season. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player While the final result was a good start to Waw who was appointed the captain last January, it was a different script for Tusker coach, Sam Timbe whose second return to the KPL was met with a shock defeat at Chemelil Sports Complex.“Am happy to have kept a clean sheet in my first game of the season and especially against a big team like Tusker.“The win is a big morale booster to the players considering that we have a youthful side,” Captain Waw told Goal in a post-match interview.Clifford Omondi and assistant captain, Philip Muchuma both scored to hand Chemelil a strong start to the season.Omondi headed home Chemelil’s opener from a corner before Muchuma headed again past David Okello for a second goal to hand the millers all the available three points. KPL season opener results: Ulinzi Stars 4-2 Zoo Kericho FC, Chemelil 2-0 Tusker FC, Gor Mahia 4-0 Nakumatt FC, Nzoia Sugar 0-1 Kariobangi Sharks, Wazito 1-0 Sony Sugar, Posta Rangers 1-1 AFC Leopards.