Marlon Tangauzi in action Credit: Tusker FC Media
  • International Friendly
  • 4th June 2017
  • Kenya vs. Angola
[/media-credit] Marlon Tangauzi in action for Tusker Football club Credit: Tusker FC Media

Former Sports Club Victoria University (SCVU) and The Saints defender, Wilkison Marlon Tangauzi is among the 26 players summoned by Kenya Harambee Stars head coach Stlanley Okumbi ahead of the international friendly against Angola on 4th June 2017.

Tangauzi, was born in Nairobi to Kenyan parents but had lived in Uganda for a long time.

In January, he was recruited to play for the reigning KPL champions, Tusker after a spell with Ugandan schools and top flight clubs.

Gor Mahia, Posta Rangers and Kariobangi Sharks have contributed a lion’s share of players to this Kenyan squad of only home based players.

Tangauzi makes the team alongside another Tusker player, midfielder Jackson Macharia.

[/media-credit] Marlon Tangauzi reacts after conceding a goal in the KPL this season Credit: Soka

The summoned players are expected to report to camp on 28th May 2017.

The team will camp in Machakos ahead of the international friendly match, which is part of the preparations for the CHAN 2018 tournament that will be hosted by Kenya in January and February next year.

Full team summoned:

Goalkeepers: Boniface Oluoch (Gor Mahia), James Saruni (Ulinzi Stars), Patrick Matasi (Posta Rangers)

Defenders: Wilkison Marlon Tangauzi (Tusker), Bolton Omwenga (Kariobangi Sharks), Haron Shakava (Gor Mahia), Hillary Achesa (Posta Rangers), Jockins Otieno Atudo (Posta Rangers), Musa Mayeko Mohammed (Gor Mahia), Pascal Ogweno (Kariobangi Sharks), Robinson Mwangi Kamura (AFC Leopards), Simon Mbugua (Posta Rangers)

Midfielders: Ovella Ochieng (Kariobangi Sharks), Daniel Waweru (Ulinzi Stars), Duncan Otieno (AFC Leopards), Ernest Wendo (Gor Mahia), Jackson Macharia (Tusker), Kenneth Muguna (Gor Mahia), Samuel Onyango (Ulinzi Stars), Stephen Waruru (Ulinzi Stars), Victor Majid (Chemelil Sugar)

Strikers: Boniface Muchiri (Sony Sugar), Daniel Mwaura (Mathare United), Joseph Waithera (Wazito FC), Masita Masuta (Nzoia Sugar), Musa Masoud (Kariobangi Sharks)

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

Leave a comment

Please let us know what you think