Tusker-Sofa Preview: Time to break the ties as race for second intensifies
Former KPL champions Tusker FC and Sofapaka will be out to cancel each other out as the battle for KPL runners-up enters its second last round at Ruaraka this Saturday.
Both teams will out for a win to break the tied outcome that has dominated the recent fixtures pitting the two.
Four draws have been generated from nine league games pitting the two since 2013. An equal number of draws (two) have been shared between them in the time span.
Onus on Sofapaka
Both teams head to the on back of a narrow 1-0 defeat against Sony Sugar and Thika United through its Sofapaka who will look for a turn of fortunes more than their Brewers counterparts.
Sofa on a slump, Brewers on the Mend
Am inconsistent streak of result has seen Batoto Ba Mungu flattering at the league's homestretch with no winless outcomes in their previous three games.
Sam Simbwa's team let go of second place in the log and dropped to the fourth, point behind Tusker at third.
On their part, Brewers are eager to give their fan a proper end to an underwhelming season and will give anything in hunting for a second place.
Barring, the last week defeat to Thika, the host club is a turnaround of sorts in what should inspire them another win buoyed by the home support.