Nigel Adkins heaps praise on Gor Mahia, Kasarani atmosphere


Hull City coach Nigel Adkins heaped praise on Gor Mahia and the atmosphere at the Kasarani as his side overcame the home outfit on penalties.

Action from Gor Mahia vs Hull City at Kasarani on Sunday

The Tigers won 4-3 on penalties following a goalless draw at a fully packed Moi International stadium on Sunday and their coach couldn’t hide his excitement.

“What  a great experience! 60000 fans in the stadium!,” exclaimed Adkins as quoted by Michezoafrika.  “What a sports atmosphere! A great great thank you,” he added before admitting the weather was a little harsh on the England Championship side and praised Gor Mahia team.

“The weather was a bit hard on us but what a great game of football. It was so friendly, great collaboration It was a great show from both set of players. They have done themselves proud. Dylan has a great side here.”

Ugandan international Godfrey Walusimbi featured in the game.

It’s the third time the Kenyan giants faced a side from England – Norwich City (in the 80s), Everton and now Hull City.


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