Category: Kenyan Football

It’s Down To The Wire With Nairobi, Rift, and Nyanza Represented in Quest For Bragging Rights in Chapa Dimba Grand Finale

It’s Down To The Wire With Nairobi, Rift,...

June 23, 2019 By Orero Levi

If you wanted to be part of the Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom magic, you have probably been following the games since the qualifying rounds. If you want to be part of history, then you need to be in the thick of things as the tournament reaches climax in Meru on Sunday 23rd June. Acakoro Ladies

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A Star, Early Heartbreaks, and Wins As Chapa Di...

June 20, 2019 By Orero Levi

When two teams lift the Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom trophies on Sunday 23rd, scouts from within and outside Kenya will follow up on a name. A name that has appeared on the scoresheet for Barcelona Ladies for the umpteenth time now. Jane Njeri helped her team win the Central Regional Finals with a brace and she

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A Star, Early Heartbreaks, and Wins As Chapa Dimba National Finals Start in Meru
Recount a Dramatic Chapa Dimba Season as Mouth-watering Finale Looms Over Meru

Recount a Dramatic Chapa Dimba Season as Mouth-...

June 19, 2019 By Orero Levi

In the end, it will be a Chapa Dimba victory delivered in a pristine Kinoru Stadium in Meru. Girls, boys, coaches, and fans roaring in delight as their prayers and efforts finally come to fruition. However, others will huddle, slumped in defeat, contemplating what could have been. It has been one long road to this

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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
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Thrills and Spills

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Thrills and Spills

March 27, 2018 By Fabian Odhiambo

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 was a tapestry of passionate football faithful; young and old, boys and girls, men and

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Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: NAIROBI FINALS

March 19, 2018 By Orero Levi

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 Ground in Ruaraka, where the Nairobi region finals took place. The

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Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: NAIROBI FINALS
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- National Finals Draw

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- National Finals Draw

March 16, 2018 By Kevin Omondi

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 2018. The Finals mark the culmination of the tournament for the

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Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: CENTRAL FINALS

March 6, 2018 By Kevin Omondi

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 Region, Safaricom and The Dugout converged at the Thika Technical Training Institute to participate

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Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: CENTRAL FINALS
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- Player Profiles: YUSUF MAINGE.

Chapa Dimba na Safaricom- Player Profiles: YUSU...

February 27, 2018 By Kevin Omondi

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 right full back for one of the country’s most successful and

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Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Series

February 27, 2018 By Orero Levi

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 lies in unearthing and promoting grassroots talent, which coaches can further mould and hone to

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Chapa Dimba na Safaricom: The Series