Mathare United sorry start to the new season with a 2-0 loss at the hands of Nairobi City Stars in a Kenyan Premier League game staged at Kasarani on Tuesday 2, March 2021.
Mathare who came into the game on a back on a draw were to go behind in the 27th minute when Bolton Omwenga handed their opponents a deserving; goal that was to be the difference between the two sides heading into the half-time break.
There was changes done by both sides as the game went on but with the Salim Ali all out to look for the elusive goal that could earn them a point, City Stars put the game beyond their reach with Okuku scoring a second with a minute remaining on the clock.
The loss leaves the Slum Boys at position 15th on the log with nine points having won just two games in the eleven they have played this season. Newbies City Stars on the other end jumped to position eighth on the log with the win increasing their point tally to 19.