Vihiga United handed defender boost ahead of Wazito clash

Vihiga United will welcome defender Bernard Ochieng back when they play Wazito FC in a National Super League match that will be staged at the Mumias Sports Complex on Sunday 10 September.

Ochieng was Morocco with the national team, Harambee Stars for international friendly matches against Mauritania and Morocco under 21 side although he did not feature. In his absence Vihiga lost to Nairobi Stima and drew with Modern Coast Rangers and assistant coach Francis Xavier says his return is a boost for his team.

Bernard returnsĀ 

-Bernard is one of our best players and definitely having him back will be a big boost for us against a tough side like Wazito. We hope he will not be affected by jet lag and will be ready to play. He's a strong character and if given a chance he will fight well for the team, Xavier told

Vihiga sits at the helm of the KPL log with 51 points.