AFC Leopards climbed up to second in the
Kenya Premier League table following a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Sofapaka on
Sunday. Cassa Mbungo’s side is now unbeaten in six league outings since losing
the first match of the season to Kakamega Homeboyz.
an early lead with a brilliantly taken goal by former ulinzi stars forward John Mark Makwatta .The striker showed
great skills to control the ball and finish on the half turn.
at it again just 17 minutes later, this time converting with a close-range
finish from a low cross from the right. Sofapaka never gave up and pressed on and
were rewarded with a consolation goal in the dying minutes of the match through
leaves Leopards second on the table with 14 points, one behind leaders and arch
rivals Gor Mahia while Sofapaka sits 12th with 7 points.