Green Commandos line up coaching events

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 00:00 |
Fredrick Alishula (L) of Green Commandos FC contest for ball with Alex Yoronga of Modern Coast FC during their National Super League (NSL) match at Bukhungu stadium. Photo/PD/FREDERICK LIKUYANI

Former secondary schools football powerhouse Kakamega School’s Green Commandos, currently featuring in Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Division One has lined up a series of sporting activities for players and coaches in Nairobi and Kakamega Counties.

According to events coordinator Isaac Kwoba who is also a former player of Green Commandos, they will be hosting a camp for talented players in Upper Hill and public service club Nairobi that will involve basketball and swimming as from November 28 - December 20.

“On November 25-27 we will be privileged to have Polish under 23 national coach Marek Dragosz lead and conduct football training for the players and coaches registered Nairobi camp before he proceeds to Kakamega for another three-day football camp from November 20.

Good structures

“We are receiving a lot of requests from various and interested individuals right from across the country and also foreign countries as we expect to have a major soccer camp in the country, that will open doors for our players.

“As Green Commandos we are working out on putting up good structures in place as our long term soccer investments hence need to partner with likeminded colleagues as we strive to take local soccer to a great level.

“It’s through this kind of programs that opens doors to our talented players in top leagues in Europe and other regions that’s why we want to build as many contacts and create a platform for exposure for our youths.

“In our earlier camp that was hosted in August this year under the three coaches from Spain were managed to secure opportunities for four players who are currently under youth programs of big clubs in Spain,” said Kwoba.

He revealed that all the participants will be forced to pay a certain fee to help in the facilitation of the event that will benefit many. 

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