CECAFA lauds Gor, Leopards
17 February 2014, 11:42
Nairobi - CECAFA has lauded the performance of Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards who both did well in their recent continental encounters.
Gor beat Gabon's US Bitam in their CAF Champions League meeting, with Leopards accounting for Ethiopia's Defence in the CAF Confederations Cup.
Both sides will now take part in the first round of competition and CECAFA Secretary General Nicholas Musonye was happy that the two did the region proud.
" The clubs did well and should be congratulated for the job done, he said.
" It has been a long time since Kenyan football did well in continental circles and it is great news that they have done well. I hope the form continues, he added.
Both sides will hope to continue in the later rounds of the championships, with Leopards taking on South Africa's Supersport United and Gor Mahia taking on Tunisia's Esperance.
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