After the intense 15th round of matches in the Kenyan Premier League (KPL), teams will take a break to concentrate on the GOtv Shield on Saturday 8 - Sunday 9 July, with the domestic cup entering the second round of matches across the weekend. Consequently, the venues and ticketing information for selected matches have been confirmed.
Holders Tusker who defeated SS Assad in the previous round, will play host to second tier side Palos FC on Sunday at Kinoru Stadium. Ticket handlers, Big Brother, have confirmed tickets for the game will go for a flat rate of Kshs 200.
At the Mumias Sports Complex on Saturday, fans will have a double treat with Kakamega Homeboyz set to host Zetech University at 2pm EAT before paving way for AFC Leopards against Nairobi Stima FC at 4pm EAT.
The 2013 winners AFC Leopards will be seeking to put their recent woes aside while Homeboyz will not only be banking on home advantage but also seeeking to build on the good start they have had in the second half of the season. The main stand tickets for the match have been set at Kshs 500 while the terrace tickets will go for Kshs 200.
Thika Sub County Stadium will also host a double header; Bidco United taking on Rainforest as from 2pm EAT on Sunday before paving way for Gor Mahia against the 2015 winners Bandari at 4.15pm EAT. Tickets for this match will go for a flat rate Kshs 300.
For the matches stated, tickets will be available on match day from 9am EAT and will be sold from Big Brother branded vans at all venues.
Other weekend matches:
Mwatate FC v Butterfly FC at Wundanyi Stadium - 4.15pm EAT.
Kenpoly v Kariobangi Sharks at Kenyatta Stadium - 2pm EAT.
Nakumatt v Modern Coast Rangers at Kenyatta Stadium - 4.15pm EAT.
Ulinzi Stars v Sony Sugar at Afraha Stadium - 3pm EAT.
Coast United v Nzoia Sugar at Camp Toyoyo - 3pm EAT.
Karatina Homeboyz v GFE 105 at Thika Sub County Stadium - 2pm EAT.
Sofapaka v Western Stima at Thhika Sub County Stadium - 4.15pm EAT.
Young Divers v Eldoret Youth at Mbaraki Sports Club - 3pm EAT.
Wazito v KCB at Camp Toyoyo - 2pm EAT.
Ushuru FC v Vihiga United at Camp Toyoyo - 4.15pm EAT.
Taqwa v Savannah Cement at Kinoru Stadium - 2pm EAT.