Soccer giants will be facing off today seeking the Rift Valley Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom titles in boys and girls at Eldoret Showground.
Enjoying home fans, Tumkas was the first boys’team to qualify to play in the final as they awaited the winner between Al Ahly from Kajiado and Trans Nzoia’s Solidarity Boys wher Al Ahly won to set up a Tumkas final.
Representing North Rift, Tumkas Youth from Uasin Gishu County ended White Rhino’journey with a 1-4 win with goals courtesy Lameck Ochieng (3rd), Brian Kipruto (9th), Geoffrey Sakwa (65th) and Alvin Kipkosgey’s 88th minute goal as William Leshon netted a consolation in the 22nd minute.
South Rift’s Al Ahly saw off Solidarity Boys from Trans-Nzoia 1-0 with Abdulrahman Abdullahi goal but Titus Kapchanga missed a penalty on the 90th minute for Solidarity side to draw.
Former East Africa Secondary schools foorball champions Itigo girls fron Nandi County were the winners of the first semifinal with a 3-1 win against Bomet Queens.
the North Rift representatives will play Kitale Queens from Trans Nzoia, North West Rift who defeated nakuru West Queens from Central Rift.
Holger Jepkorir opened the scoring for Itigo in the 18th minute before captain Mercy Tarus doubled and Vicky Korir sealed the victory before Windrose Chepkoech scored a consolation for Bomet in the 89th minute.
Kitale Queens won the second semifinal with goals from Philis Chemtai and Metrine Nanjala.
Champions on Sunday will be joining Bishop Njenga Girls and Lugari Blue Saints from Western, Manyatta Boys and Ndhiwa Queens from Nyanza as well as Super Solico and St Mary’s Ndovea from Eastern for the national finals.
- Itigo Girls 3: 1 Bomet Queens
- Kitale Queens 2: 0 Nakuru West Queens
- Tumkas Boys 4: 1 White Rhino
- Solidarity boys 0:1 Al Ahly
- Itigo Girls (Nandi) Vs Kitale Queens (Transzoia)
- Tumkas Boys (Uasin Gishu) Vs Al Ahly (Kajiado)