AFC Leopards coach Andre Cassa Mbungo has handed Collins Shichenje his Kenyan Premier League debut as he parades his side to take on Wazito in a match slated for a 3 PM kick-off at the Bukhungu Stadium.
Denis Shikayi, Collins Shichenje, Eugene Mukangula and Hansel Ochieng are handed their first starts of the season. Makwatta will be hoping to score Leopard's first goal of the season as he is once again trusted with leading the line.
Benjamin Ochan starts in goal after his impressive outing against Kariobangi Sharks while Soter Kayumba and Robert Mudenyu partner in defense. Paul Were is missing from the squad while Austin Ochieng is on national team duty with the U20 that is in Uganda for the CEFAFA U20.
Starting XI: 99 Benjamin Ochan, 30 Denis Shikayi, 5 Soter Kayumba, 15 Robert Mudenyu, 12 Isaac Kipyegon, 6 Collins Shichenje, 8 Tresor Ndikumana, 19 Eugene Mukangula, 20 Whyvonne Isuza, 11 Hansel Ochieng, 34 John Mark Makwatta
Subs: 16 Owade Ezekiel, 24 Shivachi Collins, 18 Boniface Mukhekhe, 31 Ismailia Diarra, 7 Brian Marita, 14 Vincent Oburu, 28 Clyde Senaji