Kenya calls off football friendly with Tanzania

By BBC On Thu, 18 Mar, 2021 17:22 | < 1 min read
FKF boss Nick Mwendwa (L) and Harambee Stars head coach Jacob Mulee (R). [PHOTO | FILE]
FKF boss Nick Mwendwa (L) and Harambee Stars head coach Jacob Mulee (R). [PHOTO | FILE]
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    Coach Jacob Mulee, in a morning radio show, said the match was called off following the death of Tanzania's President John Magufuli.

Kenya’s football federation has cancelled a friendly match against Tanzania that was scheduled to be played on Thursday in the capital, Nairobi.

Coach Jacob Mulee, in a morning radio show, said the match was called off following the death of Tanzania’s President John Magufuli.

He did not indicate if it had been postponed to a later day.

The friendly match was part of Kenya’s preparation for Africa Cup of Nations qualification matches against Egypt and Togo scheduled for later this month.

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