Austin’s sublime free kick in the 20th minute secured the victory for Gor Mahia in their match against Tusker. The win allowed Gor Mahia to maintain their unbeaten run this season and move ten points clear at the top of the league table. It was a closely contested match that lived up to its billing as a potential title-deciding clash. Gor Mahia dominated the game and created more chances, although the scoreline did not reflect their dominance. Tusker struggled to create opportunities and were not clinical in front of goal.
Both teams started slowly in the opening quarter, with neither side able to take control of the game. However, Gor Mahia’s midfield took control of possession and put pressure on Tusker, which eventually paid off in the 20th minute when Austin scored from a free kick just outside the box. Gor Mahia continued to attack and came close to doubling their lead before halftime.
In the second half, Tusker made changes and tried to increase their attacking efforts. However, Gor Mahia remained resolute and weathered the storm, ultimately securing the three points and completing the league double over Tusker. The victory was praised by Gor Mahia boss Johnathan McKinstry, who was impressed with his team’s performance. On the other hand, Tusker head coach Rober Matano lamented his team’s slow start and lack of clinical finishing.
Overall, it was a well-fought match that showcased Gor Mahia’s dominance and secured their position as the leading team in the league.