Gor Mahia charge up the Kenya premier league
27th March 2019 13:15 GMT
Gor Mahia continued their charge up the Kenya premier league with a convincing 4-0 away win over Zoo Kericho to move within a point behind league leaders at the Green Stadium in Kericho.
Gor Mahia on a two-game winning run after a 2-1 win over Kakamega Homeboyz in their last encounter in the Kenya premier league and after a great morale boost in sealing qualification in the CAF Confederation Cup
while their opponents were yet to bag three in the last couple of games to remain in relegation contention with a draw and loss against Nzoia Sugar and Vihiga United.
The hosts Zoo were yet to take a win against the KPL defending champions in 5 meetings betweenK’Ogalo with having the Green Army winning 4 games and drawn once.
The trend of the encounter between the two sides however wasn’t to change with former player of the year Kevin Muguna opening the scoring on 18 minutes of the game with veteran Dennis Oliech adding the second two minutes later.
The second half proved no different with Nicholas Kipkirui notching the third on 81 minutes and the hosts were hit again after Kenya premier league legend Oliech adding the second a minute later.
Gor Mahia move to within a point with 35 points and three games in hand folloeing their continental adventures while Zoo are on 16 points in the relegation zone with goal difference keeping the in the automatic spots for going down.
Gor mahia wouldn’t be resting on their laurels with Kariobangi Sharks their next opponents on Saturday in the Kenya Premier League.