Zesco United striker Jesse Were is back into the Harambee Stars team ahead of a friendly match against Uganda next month at Moi Sports Centre, Kasarani.
Newly appointed Stars coach Francis Kimanzi named a provisional list of 27 players to set into the camp as Were returns after he was omitted from the team for the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt.
Kimanzi and Were have previously worked together, at Tusker FC in 2015, when the striker bagged the Kenyan Premier League Golden Boot with 22 goals.
Other new entrants include Kariobangi Sharks’ newly signed defender Samuel Olwande, Kakamega Homeboyz’s midfielder Moses Mudavadi and Bandari’s Nicholas Meja.
Goalkeepers: Patrick Matasi (St. George SC, Ethiopia), John Oyemba (Kariobangi Sharks, Kenya), Faruk Shikalo (Young Africans SC, Tanzania)
Defenders: Joseph Okumu ( Real Monarchs FC, USA), Mike Kibwage (KCB FC, Kenya), Joash Onyango (Gor Mahia FC, Kenya), Benard Ochieng (Wazito FC, Kenya), Abud Omar (Sepsi OSK Sfantu Gheorghe, Romania), Erick Ouma (Vasalunds IF, Sweden) Nicholas Meja (Bandari, Kenya), Samuel Olwande (Kariobangi Sharks, Kenya)
Midfielders: Victor Wanyama (Tottenham Hotspurs FC, England), Francis Kahata (Simba SC, Tanzania), Boniface Muchiri (Tusker FC, Kenya), Kenneth Muguna (Gor Mahia FC, Kenya), Duke Abuya (Kariobangi Sharks FC, Kenya), Ismael Gonzales (UD Las Palmas FC, Spain), Cliffton Miheso (Gor Mahia FC, Kenya), Johanna Omolo (Cercle Brugge, Belgium), Ayub Timbe (Beijing Renhe FC, China), Cliff Nyakeya (FC Masr, Egypt), Erick Johanna (IF Brommapojkarna, Sweden), Moses Mudavadi (Kakamega Homeboyz FC), Whyvone Isuza (AFC Leopards SC).
Strikers: Michael Olunga (Kashiwa Reysol FC, Japan), Jesse Were (Zesco United, Zambia), John Avire (Sofapaka FC, Kenya).