By Hillary Mukasa The phrase ‘Derby’ most likely originated from the Derby, a horse race in England in 1870. It has been used as a noun in English to denote any kind of Sporting Contest. Football Derbies may be about factors involved like history, animosity between a country’s different regions, religion and footballing honors. This … Continue reading Kakamega versus Musingu High School Football Derby. Is it a battle of titans – The Story
By Hillary Mukasa The “Green Commandos” of Kakamega High School is music to the ears of many football lovers countrywide. The Green Commandos is the hottest football property in the Kenya Secondary Schools Sports Association (KSSSA) football competitions in Kenya for the obvious reason. In 2018 they clinched their 14th National Secondary School games football … Continue reading THE NEVER FORGOTTEN FOOTBALL LEGENDS OF KAKAMEGA HIGH SCHOOL: GREEN COMMANDOS “CLASS OF 1986”
By Hillary Mukasa When Mr. Peter Mulama and Mrs. Dymphina Mulama were gifted by God with twins, He did not just bless them with children. Simon Mulama “Seppe” and Titus Mulama “Tito” were half children and half football geniuses. Just like the football dynasties of the Origi’s, Serenge’s, and Oliech’s, the Mulama’s would also have … Continue reading Flashback: Just how good was Simon “Seppe” Mulama, the jewel in the midfield-The Story
By Hillary Mukasa If there is a high school that has ever made the greatest football impact in Kenya then it has to be Kakamega High School. Popularly known as the Green Commandos (GC), they ruled Kenya Secondary Schools Sports Association (KSSSA) football competitions for almost a decade between 1980 and 1990. During that period … Continue reading The Giants of Kakamega High School “class of 1995”. Is it the best assembled school team to ever grace the game?
It’s early January 2018 when I find myself at Kidudu Stadium in Vihiga County. Here is where newly promoted Vihiga United are preparing for their maiden participation in the 2018 Kenya Premier League. The team's training was scheduled to kick off by 10am but the players are self-motivated and are already warming up 15 minutes … Continue reading The football story of Tom Tera “Tt”: He was “terror” to opposing defenders in the golden era of Kenyan football.