Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Thrills and Spills

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Thrills and Spills

Over the past weekend, football lovers from across the nation descended on the impeccably refurbished Bukhungu Stadium in Kakamega County to witness the culmination of the Chapa Dimba na Safaricom football tournament. Indeed, and this is no exaggeration, in attendance...
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: NAIROBI FINALS

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: NAIROBI FINALS

Thus far the Chapa Dimba na Safaricom tournament has been fantastic, a season played out with the emergence of new tantalizing talent, and is producing superb games and show of skill at each level. During this past weekend, Nairobi converged at the Stima Club Sports...
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- National Finals Draw

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- National Finals Draw

Following the exciting round of fixtures for the Chapa Dimba na Safaricom Central Region Semi-finals and Finals, the draw for the Nairobi Region and National Finals, was held in Nairobi, with the National Finals being held at the Bukhungu Stadium from 22nd -25th March...
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: CENTRAL FINALS

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: CENTRAL FINALS

Come Play your Passion! If there ever were a showcase for passion, then the Chapa Dimba na Safaricom Central Region Semi-Finals in Thika, over the weekend was certainly it. Unabating rain, passionate fans, spectators from Thika town, the best teams from Central...
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- Player Profiles: YUSUF MAINGE.

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- Player Profiles: YUSUF MAINGE.

Having scored for his club in the 2017 CAF Confederations Cup qualifiers, in their 1-1 draw at the Bukhungu Stadium against Madagascar’s Fosa Juniors; this week, The Dugout had the pleasure of speaking to the calm, soft-spoken and laid back Yusuf Mainge; the starlet...
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Series

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Series

A huge billboard stands proudly at the Haile Selassie roundabout in the heart of Nairobi’s Central Business District- a testament to a mission by Kenya’s largest telco, Safaricom: Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom. The development pipeline of any successful sports industry...
Change, but what Change?

Change, but what Change?

The more things change, the more they remain the same. Those were the iconic words of French novelist Alphonse Karr so many years ago that still undoubtedly reverberate and echo through the ages. The events on Wednesday night at the Estadio 24 de Setembro in Guinea...

Immortality is Green!

“I swear you’ll never see anything like this ever again!” Those were the timeless words of football commentator Martin Tyler when Sergio Agüero scored that famous 94th minute goal against Queens Park Rangers than won the Premier League title for Manchester City in May...