AFC Leopards get on the edge of shedding their top striker Elvis Rupia that will certainly be a freelance in a month.
The seasoned marksman has actually corresponded for the 13-time Football Kenya Federation Premier Organization champs, as well as to day he has actually racked up 11 objectives as well as developed 2, placing him 2nd in the leading markers’ graph which is led by Erick Kapaito of Kariobangi Sharks that has actually racked up 14 objectives.
With the suches as of Tusker FC as well as unrevealed Zambian groups interested in the gamer, Ingwe need to act initially.
Why should Leopards followers be stressed?
“Rupia will be a free agent in less than four weeks because his contract is almost ending,” a resource near to the gamer as well as club informed Objective on Thursday.
” There are groups chasing after the striker, we have regarding 2 from Zambia as well as one, Tusker, from the FKF Premier Organization.
“The Leopards management has not yet initiated extension talks which puts them in an awkward position of leaving on a free soon.”
When grabbed remark, the gamer was timid regarding his future, urging he is still under agreement at the club.
“Even if there is a month or so remaining in my contract, I have a duty to give my best,” Rupia claimed.
“I am still Ingwe’s player, and that is where my focus is. I will not comment on my future right now because in football, things change really fast.”
Ingwe chairman Dan Shikanda was inaccessible for remark because his phone was turned off.
At The Same Time, Leopards were compelled to rally from behind as well as choose a 2-2 draw versus Sofapaka in an organization job at Wundanyi Arena on Wednesday.
Lawrence Juma’s support was later on terminated by initiatives from striker Rupia as well as Austin Odhiambo to make sure the previous organization champs shared factors in Taita Taveta area.
Juma, a constant goalscorer for Sofapaka this period, racked up in the initial min prior to Ingwe had actually also cleared up right into the video game. The previous Nzoia Sugar as well as Gor Mahia midfielder finished his support in the 10th min to stun the site visitors.
Rupia racked up for AFC Leopards in the 18th min from the place after they recouped as well as began releasing straight assaults versus the 2009 Premier Organization champs.
After missing out on a clear possibility in the very early minutes of the 2nd fifty percent, Odhiambo ultimately aided AFC equalise in the 70th min. The midfielder took a free-kick from the side of the box as well as took care of to power past an outstretched Kevin Omondi for his initial objective of the period.