Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Nyanza Region FinalsFebruary 6, 2019
Header Image: Mercy Airo (in red) from Plateau Queens taking on Maxmilla(in green) of Beijing Raiders in a past Match
After the success of the Western regional finals, the #ChapaDimbaNaSafaricom tournament now heads to the lake side city of Kisumu for the Nyanza region finals. The tournament will be held at Moi Stadium this weekend in search of the best young talent in the region. This season has already seen the elimination of last season’s winners, Kapenguria Heroes from West Pokot and Plateau Queens from Kisumu at the group stages, proving how competitive the tournament is.
In the girls’ semifinals, Kisii United will take on Manyatta Girls while NCEOD Queens will take on Migori Education Centre. In the boys’ semifinals, Manyatta boys will play Nyamaharaga while Nyamira Springs take on Victory Strikers.
The winners of this regional final with represent the region at the national finals in Meru in addition to taking home KES 200,000. The runners up will not go home empty handed as they will take a bounty of KES100,000.
The Safaricom Chapa Dimba aims to nurture new talent from the grass root level and provide exposure to outstanding performers in the game. The overall winners of the tournament will take home KES1,000,000 each and a chance to play youth teams in Spain.