Origi left out of Harambee Stars squad
25 May 2016, 14:23
Nairobi - Arnold Origi was amongst some of the surprise omissions in the Kenya
squad for the friendly games against Tanzania and Sudan on May 27 and
The Lillestrom goalkeeper was recently involved in an incident during
an African Cup of Nations qualifier against Guinea Bissau, where he
held up play for 30 minutes in protest against a goal conceded.
Also excluded from Stanley Okumbi's squad are the likes of Patilah Omoto, Dennis Odhiambo, James Situma and Omar Mbongi.
Gor Mahia left-back Eric Ouma makes the cut and is in line to make
his debut, as has Ismail Said Athuman Gonzalez, who is based in Spain.
The Harambee Stars take on Sudan on May 27, followed by the East African derby against Tanzania on May 29.
Full Kenya squad:
Goalkeepers: Boniface Oluoch, Lucas Indeche, David Okello;
Defenders: Aboud Omar, Musa Mohammed, Brian Mandela,
David Owino, Joackins Atudo, Collins Shivachi, Eric Ouma, Duncan Otewa,
Ismail Said Athuman Gonzalez;
Midfielders: Johanna Omollo, Joseph Mbugi, Anthony
Akumu, Victor Wanyama, Eric Johana, Francis Kahata, Humphrey Mieno, John
Mark Makwata, Clifton Miheso, Paul Were, Ayub Timbe, Ali Abondo;
Strikers: Ovella Ochieng, Wycliffe Ochomo, Michael Olunga, Jesse Were, Masuta Masita.
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