Former Harambee Stars under 21 forward Benson Omala scored a hattrick to send record Kenyan champions Gor Mahia to the top of the Football Kenya Federation Premier League (FKF PL) on Tuesday, February 14, 2023.
Omala netted thrice in the first half as K’Ogalo trounced Wazito FC 4-0 at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani in Nairobi.
John Ochieng came off the bench replacing Philemon Otieno to seal Wazito’s fate with four minutes left by heading the ball home.
Gor Mahia lead the standings with 33 points to ahead of Nzoia Sugar with a game in hand.
Gor Mahia Starting XI: Gad Matthews, Paul Ochuoga, Geoffrey Ochieng, Philemon Otieno, Joshua Onyango, Sydney Ochieng, Alpha Onyango,Boniface Omondi,Benson Omala, Peter Lwasa, George Odhiambo
Subs: Caleb Otieno, John Nyawir, Dennis Ng’ang’a, Ernest Wendo, John Ochieng, Peter Oudu,Austin Odhiambo, John Macharia, Lyson Muyonga
Wazito FC Starting XI: Ezekiel Owade, Vincent Otieno, Mohammed Yusuf, Denis Owino, Stanley Okwemba, Reagan Okoth, Ibrahim Ochieng, Hillary Otieno, Collins Neto, Dickson Raila, Felix Ochieng
Subs: Churchill Obudho, Anthony Odhiambo, Clinton Bulimo, Clinton Okoth,Calvince Odoyo, Fredrick Okello, Griffins Miheso, Cliff Oruko, Kevin Okinda