Sofapaka FC veteran mid fielder Humphrey Mieno has acknowledged Ulinzi Stars FC will be a tough nut to crack but they are up to the task when the two teams lock horns at Ulinzi Sports Complex, Nairobi on September 24 2023 from 3pm.
Mieno who joined Sofapaka from Tusker on a year- long deal stated that the team is ready to take on the soldiers who stunned them a 1-0 in the first leg before playing to a 2-2 all draw in the second leg during last season.
“We are heading into this game will three points on our minds, we are going give it all our best at the pitch to emerge victorious. Quipped Mieno.
Sofapaka are yet to win any of their match this season after playing to 1-1 all draw against Champions Gor Mahia FC before going down 2-0 in the hands of visiting Bandari FC in their second league match and playing to 3-1 loss against Posta Rangers last weekend.
The experienced midfielder said he trusts coach Francis Haringingo way of play and urged fans should be patient with the team.
“We are being coached by a foreign coach who has brilliant tactics and a different way of play than what the Kenyan scene was used to. We as players are catching on and within no time our fans will see the results,” Said Mieno. Humphrey Mieno follows sporting events on a regular basis. The other day he bragged to the team about a nice win, here’s how he comments: “When I download 10bet app , I was really drawn in, I’m interested in betting on other sports, not only soccer, but also tennis and basketball.” We wish Mieno good form, success in betting and slochennosti with the team.
On whether he believes he can help the team lift the trophy at the end of the season Mieno Said, “ Lifting the cup at the end of the season is club goal and I trust it starts by winning one game at a time,”