DOUBLE CHRISTMAS GIFT

Once again Thika United came from a goal down to win against premier league champions Tusker FC in an entertaining premier league encounter at the Thika municipal stadium. Tusker FC were the first to score in the 42 minute through national U-20 striker George Odari who headed home an Abubakar Yusuf deep ball from the midfield. Odari was bound to move to Thika United last May but his move was lured with a bigger package to sign for Tusker FC.

Thika United came in for the second session with rejuvenated spirits but had to wait until the 68th minute when second half enterprising strikerJackson Mungai Tairara took a precise corner kick which was met with equal artistry by team captain Nicholas Muyoti for the equalizer. This was also a farewell match for the captain who will be joining S-leaguer champions Tampines Rovers (Singapole) next week.

Thika United FC dominated the proceeds for the better part of the second session and their efforts were rewarded in the 83rd minute when Fredrick Kuria