Thika United FC have suffered an injury set back following a foot fracture of new acquisition Emmanuel Kapchanga during their 3-3 draw against Nakumatt over the weekend at Ruaraka.
The player who joined Thika United this season from Agro Chemicals FC, came on as a sub in the league match and became the fourth victim to suffer a serious injury in the same ground and with the same opponent (Team);
Last season Dennis Odhiambo,Boniface Baraza and Baraka Badi were laid off 3 weeks,8 weeks and 4 months respectively after injuries were incurred during Nakumatt versus Thika United league match at the same venue.
Kapchanga now has cask on his foot, will be out for eight weeks before rehab training commences; this is after a scan confirmed a fracture on the calf bone (Fibula).
Michael Mutinda and Christopher Oruchum who have been out also on rehab training after a Metatarsal injury in December, are reported to be picking up well according to the team doctor.
Meanwhile Thika United will host Bandari FC in their third KPL match, on Sunday 18th, at Thika Sub-County Stadium, kickoff 3pm. Compiled by Ken_Magu.