Sofapaka vs Tusker: Preview, stats, numbers and team news.
Batoto Ba Mungu faces Robert Matano’s Tusker Fc on Friday in round 19 of the FKF Premier League fixture.
Sofapaka returned to winning ways a fortnight ago with a 2-1 win over Wazito, while the brewers settled for a point against Ulinzi Stars.
Tusker is the better side, having won three of the last four fixtures, while Sofapaka won once and drew three other fixtures. Sofapaka sit tenth in the log on 24 points, while our opponents, the brewers, are sixth on 30 points.
A sum of 20 encounters were played between the two sides. Of the twenty matches, Sofapaka won ten while our opponents won six. Ten other fixtures ended in draws.
A total of 30 goals have been scored with an average of three goals per match.
Geoffrey Ojunga has recovered in time for Friday’s match, while Brandon Obiero will miss the encounter. Wilberforce Lugogo and Sammy Kiplangat have resumed group training.
In a closely battled tie in December 2021, the two teams settled for a point each in an encounter staged at Ruaraka grounds.
The match will be staged at Kasarani Annex.