Time change for Gor vs AFC clash
19 October 2011, 09:30
Nairobi - The eagerly awaited Football Kenya Limited (FKL) Cup semifinal clash pitting archrivals AFC Leopards and Gor Mahia will kick off at 5pm but not at 4pm as earlier announced.
Officials from both teams have announced that the match kick off has been extended to 5pm owing to the Mashujaa celebrations at the Nyayo National stadium venue.
The winner of the match will book a place in the finals of the FKL Cup finals set for October 26th against either Thika United or defending champions Sofapaka with the victor booking ticket to represent Kenya in the CAF Confederations Cup.
VIP Tickets are going for Kshs500 while terraces will cost Kshs200. Only 17,500 tickets have been printed (2,500 for VIP and 15,000 for terraces).
Tickets can be bought at the Nairobi City Stadium,Nyayo National Stadium,Kenya Cinema,20th Century Cinema,Dagoretti Corner(Fine breeze grill) and Gikomba Mumbai shopping mall.
Addressing the media, Gor Mahia deputy Secretary Ronald Ngala and his counterpart from AFC Leopards Duncan Angode said that tickets will not be sold on the match day to avoid confusion and security lapse.
The duo disclosed that fans who will be coming to attend the Mashujaa(Heroes Day) Celebrations will be asked to vacate the venue after the function to pave way for ticket holders of the match. Defending FKL Champions are set to face Thika United on Wednesday in the first semi final tie set at the Nairobi City Stadium.