Zanzibar Heroes head coach Hemed Morocco has made two changes in his starting lineup that will take on hosts Kenya in the final of this year’s CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup on Sunday December 17, 2017 at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos.
Left-back Mwinyi Haji returns to the squad after missing his side’s semifinal match against Uganda due to two consecutive yellow cards. He will partner with Ibrahim Mohammed Said, Abdula `Sebo’Salum and Issa Haidar in defense.
Also making his way into the starting eleven is Lipuli FC forward Seif Abdallah Rashid (Karihe), who replaces Feisal Salum upfront.
Zanzibar will be seeking to disappoint Kenya for their first regional trophy since 1995. The match kicks off at 15:30.
Mohammed Abrahman (Wawesha) 18, Ibrahim Mohamed Said (Sangula) 15, Mwinyi Haji Ngwali 16, Abdulla Salum Kheri (Sebo) 13, Issa Haidar Dau (Mwalala) 8, Abdul azizi Makame Hassan (Abui) 21, Seif Abdallah Rashid (Karihe) 12, Mohamed Issa Juma (Banka) 10, Mudathir Yahya Abass 4, Ibrahim Hamad Ahmada “Hilika” 17, Suleiman Kassim Suleiman “Seleembe” 7 (captain).
Ahmed Ali Suleiman (Salula) 1, Nassor Mrisho Salim 30, Mohd Othman Mmanga 6, Ibrahim Abdallah Hamad 2, Abdullah Haji Shaibu (Ninja) 5, Hamad Mshamata Makame 9, Khamis Mussa Makame (Rais) 28, Abdul swamad Kassim Ali (Hasgut) 22, Adeyum Ahmed Seif 20, Feisal Salum Abdallah (Fei Toto) 3