Harambee stars Head Coach Jacob “Ghost” Mulei has named the squad for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Comoros.
The first leg will be played at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on November 11 while the return leg November 15 in Comoros.
Mulei has recalled former assistant skipper and Zesco United defender David ‘Calabar’ Owino while dropping Simba SC playmaker Francis Kahata.
Sofapaka midfielder Elly Asieche is among the local based players included in the squad.
Also making a comeback to the team is Wazito creative midfielder Musa Masika,Spain based midfielder Ismael Gonzalez,Sofapaka and Eric ‘Marcelo’ Ouma who recovered from an injury.
Goalkeepers: Arnold Origi (HIFK, Finland), Robert Mboya (Tusker), Brian Bwire (Kariobangi Sharks), Ian Otieno (Zesco United, Zambia), Timothy Odhiambo (Ulinzi Stars);
Defenders: Johnstone Omurwa (Wazito), Brian Mandela (Unattached), Joash Onyango (Simba, Tanzania), Daniel Sakari (Kariobangi Sharks), Andrew Juma (Gor Mahia), Mike Kibwage (Sofapaka), Joseph Okumu (Elfsborg, Sweden), Samuel Olwande (Kariobangi Sharks), Baraka Badi (KCB), David Owino (Zesco United, Zambia), Hillary Wandera (Tusker), Eric Ouma (AIK, Sweden), David Owino (Mathare United);
Midfielders: Kenneth Muguna (Gor Mahia), Victor Wanyama (Impact Montreal, Canada), Ismael Gonzalez (UD Las Palmas, Spain), Eric Johanna Omondi (Jonkoping’s Sodra, Sweden), Cliff Nyakeya (Masr FC, Egypt), Anthony Akumu (Kaizer Chiefs, South Africa), Musa Masika (Wazito), Bonface Muchiri (Tusker) Lawrence Juma (Sofapaka), Johanna Omolo (Cercle Brugge, Belgium), Ayub Timbe (Unattached), Peter Thion’go (AFC Leopards), Hassan Abdallah (Bandari), Elli Asieche (Sofapaka), Matthew Olake (Unattached), Moses Mudavadi (Kakamega Homeboyz), Austin Odhiambo (AFC Leopards);
Forwards: Michael Olunga (Kashiwa Reysol, Japan), Benson Omala (Gor Mahia), Masud Juma (JS Kabylie, Algeria), John Avire (Tanta FC, Egypt), Oscar Wamalwa (Ulinzi Stars); Reserves: Dennis Sikhayi (Wazito), James Kinyanjui (Mathare United).