Author: Deryl Aduda

Laiser Hill and Wiyeta win Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Rift Valley Region Titles

Laiser Hill and Wiyeta win Chapa Dimba Na Safar...

March 8, 2020 By Deryl Aduda

Participating in their second Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom tournament, Laiser Hill came back from a goal down to win the Rift Valley Regional Title. The team from Kajiado County defeated Kapenguria Heroes 4-2 on penalties after the game ended 1-1 in normal time. Samson Tanui calmly slotted Kapenguria Heroes ahead in the 8th-minute latching on

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Dagoretti Mixed and Beijing Raiders win Chapa D...

February 23, 2020 By Deryl Aduda

Dagoretti Mixed have won the Chapa Dimba na Safaricom Nairobi Region Title. Dagoretti beat Hakati Sportiff 4-3 in post-match penalties after the game finished 0-0 in normal time. Dagoretti Mixed had the better chances but they were unable to capitalize on their dominance. “It was a tough game. Both teams put their best foot forward

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Dagoretti Mixed and Beijing Raiders win Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Nairobi Region Titles
Beijing Raiders Put 6 Past Acakoro to Lift Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Nairobi Region Girls Title

Beijing Raiders Put 6 Past Acakoro to Lift Chap...

February 23, 2020 By Deryl Aduda

Beijing Raiders have won the 2020 Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Nairobi Region Title after putting 6 past Acakoro Ladies. Sato Drailer Salome scored 4 goals and Omondi Fasila Adhiambo added a brace to complete the win. Sato also finished the competition as the tournaments top scorer. Coach Pauline Mango of Acakoro was proud of her

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Goals Galore as Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Nairob...

February 22, 2020 By Deryl Aduda

A thunderous header, a peach of a free-kick and an impudent chip were part of the 15 goals scored at Jamhuri High School grounds today as teams tussled for a chance to win Kshs. 200, 000/= and the Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Nairobi Region crown. The first semi-final of the girls’ competition pitted previous winners

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Goals Galore as Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Nairobi Regional Finals Takes Centre Stage
Benson Omalla – Magical Boy Wonder Destined For Greatness

Benson Omalla – Magical Boy Wonder Destin...

February 17, 2020 By Deryl Aduda

The Dug Out speaks to Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom All Star, Benson Omalla.

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In Defence of the Away Goal Rule

April 30, 2019 By Deryl Aduda

How different would the final four of the Champions League look had the Away goal rule not been in place? Paris Saint Germain and Manchester City could make a genuinely compelling case that they would still be in the competition. Last year, news filtered out of UEFA’s pristine headquarters in Nyon that the European football

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In Defence of the Away Goal Rule
Mwingi’s Supersolico and St Mary’s Ndovea Win Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Eastern Finals

Mwingi’s Supersolico and St Mary’s Ndovea Win C...

March 10, 2019 By Deryl Aduda

Kitui Kenya – Sunday 10th March 2019…  Supersolico from Mwingi and St Mary’s Ndovea from Makueni are the new Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom Eastern region champions. St. Mary’s Ndovea came from a goal down to beat Chuka Starlets two goals to one in a hotly contested finals held under the scotching heat at Kitui Showground.

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Dusan Tadic and Ajax Amsterdam Take Real Madrid...

March 6, 2019 By Deryl Aduda

Ajax Amsterdam arrived in Madrid, went to the Estadio Bernabeu and gave a lesson in footballing excellence. This was an ode to the Cruyffian wholesome principle of passing the ball and moving into space, all as a unit while destroying the 13 time European champions, Real Madrid. To quote Musa Okwonga, “Ajax took Real Madrid

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Dusan Tadic and Ajax Amsterdam Take Real Madrid to Church!
Manyatta United and NCEOD Dominate the Awards at Safaricom’s Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom

Manyatta United and NCEOD Dominate the Awards a...

February 10, 2019 By Deryl Aduda

Header Image: Cynthia Okwada of Manyatta United girls (left) battles for the balll with Imelda Akoth of NCEOD Queens (right), during the Safaricom Chapa Dimba season two, Nyanza region finals at Moi Stadium, Kisumu. NCEOD Queens qualified for the national finals by winning 3-0. The curtains have come down on the Nyanza Region of Champa

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Was it Offside or Not? The Case of K-Sharks vs ...

September 22, 2018 By Deryl Aduda

I came across a tweet by the Kariobangi Sharks Official Twitter Account, @K-SharksFC, that piqued my interest. It was a video of the highlights of their 3-1 win over AFC Leopards in a KPL game played on Tuesday, 18th September in Machakos. My immediate thoughts at that time were leaning on how KPL teams were

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Was it Offside or Not? The Case of K-Sharks vs AFC Leopards