Kisumu might not host CECAFA matches
06 December 2013, 13:45
Nairobi - Kisumu might not host CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup semi-final matches as the Moi Stadium in Kisumu is not yet ready.
The CECAFA Challenge Cup organizing committee chairman Arab Said
Abidiqaan said his committee was considering looking for an alternative
venue for the semifinals following reports from Kisumu that the stadium
may not be ready by Tuesday next week.
After the quarter finals, Abdiqaan said his committee woud convene to
decide the way forward. Sources however point at having the semifinals
played either in Mombasa, Machakos or back at Nyayo stadium in Nairobi
Technicians from FIFA were contracted to lay the artificial turf in
Kisumu, an exercise they embarked on only a week to the kick off date.
The finals are scheduled for Thursday 12th December at Nyayo stadium.