Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Louis

Gor Mahia (pre-season, rescheduled for November)

Recommended Posts

They're currently playing eachother in a competition to decide which team will play against Everton at Goodison Park inthe pre-season.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 minutes ago, markjazzbassist said:

we played them last time i believe.

We did, sure they'll enjoy the trip to Goodison though.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

https://allafrica.com/stories/201808080782.html

Quote

 

The highly billed friendly match between Kenyan champions Gor Mahia against English side Everton is unlikely to be played this year, Nairobi News understands.

The match was to be played either last month or this month - a period coinciding with the pre-season period for European clubs - at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England.

The English club had in early June confirmed as much on its official social media pages.

Quote

 

👏 | Congratulations, @OfficialGMFC!

We look forward to welcoming you to Goodison Park. #EFC #SportPesaSuperCup @SportPesa https://t.co/2kCUi8q906

-- Everton (@Everton) June 10, 2018


 

Giant gaming firm SportPesa, which incidentally is the jersey sponsors for both clubs, are involved in organizing this match. The firm's chief executive Ronald Karauri told to Nairobi News arrangements are ongoing and an announcement will be made soon.

"We are working with Everton to get the best possible date and will announce in the coming week," Karauri said.

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

According to the post on Facebook we will be playing each other either on the 6th or 7th November which I believe is a few days before we play Chelsea at Stamford Bridge (and just after a home game with Brighton). 

Despite it stating in the piece that Gor Mahia will play the Everton "first team" I would be shocked and annoyed if we risked anyone from the Starting XI in this. I expect a side plucked from the youth department with the odd experienced head such as Stekelenburg and Jagielka to keep things ticking. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
39 minutes ago, Zoo 2.0 said:

According to the post on Facebook we will be playing each other either on the 6th or 7th November which I believe is a few days before we play Chelsea at Stamford Bridge (and just after a home game with Brighton). 

It would make more sense if it was the weekend after the Chelsea game because that's an international break.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×