SportPesa Premier League All Stars will take on Spain’s La Liga Second Division side Cordoba CF today in a friendly to be played at the Estadio El Mauli stadium in Malaga, Spain. The match will kick off at 10 PM East African time. The All Star team will also face Sevilla’s reserve team Sevilla Atletico on Saturday 22nd July. These fixtures will be used to select the Kenyan squad for the 2018 Africa Nations Championships which it will host. The fixtures have been made possible courtesy of the deal between SportPesa and the Spanish La Liga.
The team’s assistant coach John Kamau who is Kenya’s under-20 national team head coach is optimistic they will emerge victorious and he lauded the opportunity provided to the youngsters saying it will help in developing the sport locally. Harambee Stars coach Stanley Okumbi is in charge of the team.