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NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 9 – Tusker FC midfielder Brian Osumba can’t wait to don the yellow along with black shirt in a competitive match after returning to full training following a year out which has a broken leg.
The 2013 Kenyan Premier League midfielder of the year suffered the freak injury in December 2015 in a motorcycle accident along with spent the whole of the 2016 season watching via the sidelines as he recovered.
“in which was very painful for me to sit out along with watch on TV as the boys played along with I couldn’t even get to the pitch. in which has been a difficult one year yet I am glad in which all in which can be behind me today. The recovery period has not been easy especially the last two months,” Osumba, formerly with KCB told Capital Sport.
After resuming full training under the tutelage of completely new head coach George ‘Best’ Nsimbe, Osumba today hopes to return to his best along with he can be aware of the task of getting playing time will not be an easy one.
“I feel my muscles are today stronger. I can kick a ball along with run very well without difficulty. My aim today can be to get back to the top along with I know the journey can be not easy. Hopefully from the next two months I’ll be back to the top,” he added.
Osumba will expect to accumulate a few minutes under his belt on Saturday when Tusker hosts Mauritian side AS Port Louis 2000 from the first leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round first-leg at Nairobi’s Kasarani Stadium.
“Playing from the Champions League can be great along with for me, I am working hard to see whether I can impress the coach along with get a few minutes. Of course I don’t expect to start because I am not yet at fully fit. As a team, we expect we can get to the group stages because the path today can be a bit manageable,” Osumba noted.
Nsimbe, who took charge of the team in January after the departure of Paul Nkata to Bandari, says he can be 75 percent done in terms of getting his starting team along with has been impressed with the input of the players in training.
“Everyone can be working hard along with I am happy in which we are getting ready for in which important match. Our target remains to qualify for the group stages along with though in which can be a tough call, we will work hard to achieve in which,” Nsimbe noted.
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Osumba excited ahead of Tusker return after a year