The government promised to support sports affected with the withdrawal of gaming sponsor companies. The league also faces a challenge of low fanbase which makes it hard to sustain it. The KPL clubs have also be informed not to have high expectations on the increase of their annual grant from the league runners despite title sponsorship deal with Sportpesa.
10-man Gor Mahia managed to hold USM Alger to a barren draw at Kasarani in their caf confederation Cup group D match. Gor’s task of picking points off this game were made harder after Onyango was sent off for a second booking after Shoving Farouk Chefai.