Ulinzi's Ocholla thrilled with Harambee Stars recall
10 July 2014, 16:05
Nairobi - Ulinzi Stars captain Stephen Ocholla has expressed his delight with his
recall to the Kenya squad for next week's AFCON qualifier against
The Kenya Army midfielder last featured for Harambee Stars at the
2010 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup in Tanzania, where he captained the
However, he has been overlooked since then, but caught the eye of the
current Stars head coach Adel Amrouche, who has rewarded him with
another crack at international football.
Ochollah could not hide his excitement with the call-up for the
crucial clash set to the first of the two-legged match-up against
Likuena set for Maseru next weekend.
"I feel happy to be called up to the national team," the Ulinzi midfielder told his club's official website.
"It is a proud moment for me because every player dreams of playing
for his nation. I will work hard to get a place in the final team
because it is another challenge all together.
"Interacting with the best players in the country is also good
because I will learn a thing or two as well as from the national team
coach," he added.
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