Kariobangi Sharks will face Everton on 7th July 2019 after they won SportPesa Cup for first time in Tanzania.
Everton has faced fellow Kenyan Premier League team Gor Mahia for the past two years after they secured successive SportPesa Cup victories.
Kariobangi sharks is the first Kenyan club to face Everton on Home ground and they are determined to up their game to achieve the teams dreams of beating an international team.
Speaking at the announcement of the match Chairman Kariobangi sharks Robert Maoga says that The opportunity of playing with Everton will stimulate the players in achieving their dreams in football.
“Kariobangi sharks has players with a lot of stories of what they went through for football and this opportunity to play with Everton will be giving them 50 percent of their dream,” he said.
Kariobangi sharks were promoted from the national super league to the premier league which they have done well and will also be in the sportpesa shield finals against Bandari on 1st June.
Sportpesa CEO Ronald Karauri says that Kariobangi sharks deserve to be where they are because they earned it.
“When they won the sportpesa cup it was a surprise but they realy deserve to be where they are because they have displayed remarkable talent through out the season.” He says