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Mathare United will be taking on visiting side Nairobi City Stars at Moi International Sports Centre in the Premier League fixture on Sunday.
Our Mathare United v Nairobi City Stars predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Mathare United will be hoping to return to winning ways here after the 2-1 Premier League loss in their previous game against AFC Leopards.
At least three goals per game were seen in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where Mathare United have played. Opposition teams scored 15 times in these games whereas Mathare United bagged a total of 6. We will find out whether or not that trend can be continued on here.
Nairobi City Stars
Since a loss in their previous game against KCB in Premier League action, Nairobi City Stars and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Looking at their form, and Nairobi City Stars have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 9 goals overall. At the back, Nairobi City Stars have seen their frailties exposed.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head to head meetings dating back to 30/03/2016 tells us that Mathare United have won 2 of them & Nairobi City Stars 4, with the tally of drawn matches being 0.
A combined sum of 12 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 3 of them from Slum Boys and 9 being from City Stars. That is an average goals per game value of 2.
The last league contest between these sides was Premier League match day 21 on 26/02/2022 which ended up with the score at Nairobi City Stars 3-0 Mathare United.
Team News: Nairobi City Stars
Owing to a completely injury-free squad available for selection, the Nairobi City Stars boss has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this match.
We’re of the view that Mathare United might well have a job on their hands to score goals against this Nairobi City Stars side who we think might get a goal themselves and run out victorious.
We’re therefore tipping a hard-fought 0-1 victory for Nairobi City Stars at the end of the 90.
We’ll see what happens.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Moi International Sports Centre (5,000)
Chairman: Bob Munro
Competitions: Premier League position 18