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Oliech named in the champions league squad

Dennis Oliech has been named in the 25 man squad as Kenya Premier league (KPL) champions Gor Mahia prepare for Confederation of African Football (CAF) champions league preliminary round.

The former Harambee Stars captain, who broke his hand early this year, will be traveling with the squad that will play Aigle Noir of Burundi in the  preliminary round that starts this weekend seeking to qualify to the group stages of the tournament.

The Sunday match will be crucial as Oliech will be in the striking force alongside new signings Gislain Yikpe Gnamien, Francis Afriyie, Dickson Ambundo and David Mapigano.

In the list, newly signed players Kennedy and Dennis Oalo from Nairobi Stima have been omitted as well as Eliud Lokuwam and Erick Ombija.

The winner of the two-legged tie will face the winner between USM Alger of Algeria and Sonidep of Niger.

Squad: Goalkeepers: Fredrick Odhiambo, David Mapigano, Boniface Oluoch; Defenders: Wellington Ochieng, Philemon Otieno, Shafik Batambuze, Geoffrey Ochieng, Joachim Oluoch, Joash Onyango, Charles Momanyi, Maurice Ojwang; Midfielders: Ernest Wendo, Tobias Otieno, Kenneth Muguna, Curtis Wekesa, Boniface Omondi, Lawrence Juma, Samuel Onyango; Forwards: Dennis Oliech, Nicholas Kipkirui, Dickson Ambundo, Gislain Yikpe Gnamien, Francis Afriyie. 

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