The Kenyan national football team, Harambee Stars, have started their training camp in Nairobi, preparing for the upcoming back-to-back World Cup qualifiers against Uganda and Rwanda.
Kenya will open their campaign against Uganda in Nairobi before squaring it off with Rwanda in Kigali.
All players plying their trade in Football Kenya Federation Premier League reported to the camp on Thursday. On the other hand, foreign players are expected from Monday, August 2021.
After holding the first training sessions, players are optimistic about registering positive results in the upcoming matches.
“Today’s training session was fruitful and exciting, we got to see how good our endurance is and I believe over the next training sessions we will improve and be in our best form for the crucial 2022 World Cup qualifying matches against Uganda and Rwanda,” said defender Eugine Asike.
“I hope to transfer my good form from the club to the national team and help attain a positive result in the crucial back-to-back 2022 World Cup qualifier matches against Uganda and Rwanda,” reiterated Lawrence Juma.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.