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Kenya: Tusker Rise From the Dead to Revive Title Hopes as Bullets Shoot Vital Survival Points

Nairobi — Tusker had misplaced six video games of their opening 12 matches of the season, and their title protection seemed accomplished and dusted, rugged extra with Kakamega Homeboyz having fun with an unbeaten begin to the season.

But with 4 rounds of matches left to play, Tusker have risen from the useless, actually, to take a seat facet by facet with Homeboyz within the race for the 2021-22 FKF Premier League title.

The brewers beat Homeboyz 2-0 on the Ruaraka Complex on Sunday, a consequence that had an enormous affect on the title race.

Homeboyz may undergo extra with Mathare United’s relegation, having dished out their third walkover on Friday, after they didn’t honour their match towards Sofapaka.

According to the FKF guidelines and rules, all groups which performed Mathare within the second half of the season can have their factors deducted and this will likely be an enormous blow to Homeboyz who had overwhelmed the Slum Boys within the second leg.

“According to the rule book, all teams which have played against Mathare in the second leg will have those points deducted. That is what we expect the Caretaker Committee’s leagues and competitions department to do,” a supply aware of the problem informed Capital Sports.

If this rule ebook is adopted, then the management on prime of the standings will change, and Tusker will bag a two-point lead as they have been but to play Mathare within the second leg.

Against Homeboyz, Tusker have been in no temper to let their eyes off the prize, as they registered an 18th unbeaten match. Avoiding defeat was prime of their agenda, to crush the broad hole that had been as many as 12 factors during the season.