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Harambee Stars conclude the World Cup qualifiers with a 2-1 victory over Rwanda

Harambee Stars conclude the World Cup qualifiers with a 2-1 victory over Rwanda

The Kenyan football team, Harambee Stars finally registered their first victory in the World Cup qualifiers, after beating Rwanda’s Amavubi 2-1 in the Nyayo national tournament on Monday afternoon.

Captain Michael Olunga made good use of the Rwandan defenders’ error and scored the first goal in the third minute.

10 minutes later midfielder Richard Odada extended Kenya’s lead with a second goal via a penalty kick after Eric Ouma was brought down.

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Oliver Niyonzima scored Rwanda’s only goal of the season, with the drums breaking with a 2-1 victory, the first victory for Harambee Stars in a World Cup qualifier.

Kenya finished third in Group E with a total of 6 points, behind Uganda who finished with 8 points and Mali leaders with 14 points.

Rwanda scored only 1 point.