2013 FKF President's Cup

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2013 FKF President's Cup
Country  Kenya
Teams 48
Champions A.F.C. Leopards
Runners-up Gor Mahia
Third place Sofapaka
Fourth place Sony Sugar
Confederation Cup A.F.C. Leopards
Matches played 48
Goals scored 126 (2.63 per match)

The 2013 FKF President's Cup (known as the GOtv Shield for sponsorship reasons)[1] is the 42nd season of the tournament. It began on 20 July and ended on 17 November. The domestic broadcasting rights for the competition are held by SuperSport.

After beating rivals and 2013 Kenyan Premier League champions Gor Mahia in the final, A.F.C. Leopards will represent Kenya in the preliminary round of the 2014 CAF Confederation Cup and will play Gor Mahia again at the 2014 Kenyan Super Cup.

Teams[edit]

Round Clubs
remaining
Clubs
involved
Winners from
previous round
New entries
this round
Leagues entering at this round Prize money[1]
First round 48 32 none 32 FKF Division One
Kenyan Provincial League
none
Second round 32 32 16 16 Kenyan Premier League
Third round 16 16 16 none none
Quarter-finals 8 8 8 none none
Semi-finals 4 4 4 none none Ksh. 500,000 (3rd place)
Ksh. 250,000 (4th place)
Final 2 2 2 none none Ksh. 1.5 million (1st place)
Ksh. 750,000 (2nd place)

Bracket[edit]

  First round Second round Third round Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                                                         
   Borabu Chiefs 0        Gor Mahia 6  
   Shabana Kisii 1        Shabana Kisii 0  
     Gor Mahia 2  
     Thika United 0  
   Nakumatt 7    Nakumatt 0
   Mulembe 2        Thika United 1  
     Gor Mahia 2  
     Western Stima 0  
   Intercity 4        Western Stima 2  
   Ulinzi Warrior 5        Ulinzi Warrior 0  
     Western Stima 0 (4)
     K. Homeboyz 0 (3)  
   St. Joseph 1    St. Joseph 0
   Zoo Kericho 0        K. Homeboyz 1  
     Gor Mahia 0 (4)  
     Sony Sugar 0 (2)  
   M.K. United 0        Mathare United 3  
   Nzoia United 2        Nzoia United 0  
     Mathare United 0 (8)
     Ulinzi Stars 0 (7)  
   MOYAS 3    MOYAS 1
   Ligi Ndogo 0        Ulinzi Stars 3  
     Mathare United 0 (2)
     Sony Sugar 0 (4)  
   K.N.H. 1        Sony Sugar 1  
   W. Kenya Sugar 6        W. Kenya Sugar 0  
     Sony Sugar 1
     Tusker 0  
   Top Fry AllStars 1    Tusker 1
   FC Talanta 2        FC Talanta 0  
   Gor Mahia 0
   A.F.C. Leopards 1
   K.R.A. 1 (4)        Sofapaka 6  
   Agrochemical 1 (5)        Agrochemical 0  
     Sofapaka 1  
     Nairobi City Stars 0  
   Wazito 1    Wazito 0
   Comply 0        Nairobi City Stars 1  
     Sofapaka 1  
     Finlays H. 0  
   Muhoroni Young 0        Bandari 2  
   Black Mamba 1        Black Mamba 0  
     Bandari 0 (3)
     Finlays H. 0 (4)  
   Finlays H. 5    Finlays H. 2
   Nairobi Stima 4        K.C.B. 1  
     Sofapaka 0
     A.F.C. Leopards 2  
   Kisero 1        Karuturi Sports 2  
   Hotsprings FC 2        Hotsprings FC 0  
     Karuturi Sports 1 (8)
     K. Sharks 1 (7)  
   K. Sharks 2    K. Sharks 2
   G.F.C. 105 0        Muhoroni Youth 0  
     Karuturi Sports 0
     A.F.C. Leopards 3  
   Gatundu Stars 1        Chemelil Sugar 3  
   Bidco United 4        Bidco United 1  
     Chemelil Sugar 0
     A.F.C. Leopards 1  
   Internationale 1    A.F.C. Leopards 5
   Wazee Wa Kazi 4        Wazee Wa Kazi 0  

First round[edit]

First round ties were played from 20 July to 28 July. 32 teams from FKF Division One, the Kenyan Provincial League, the Kenyan County League and the Kenyan District League combined began their campaigns at this stage.

Second round[edit]

The draw for the second round of the tournament was held on 7 August 2013 in central Nairobi.[2][3]

Third round[edit]

The third round of the tournament will be played on the weekend of 21–22 September 2013.[4]

Of the 16 teams that advanced from the second round, only Finlays Horticulture and Kariobangi Sharks are from Division One, while the rest are from the Premier League. No Provincial League side made it through the second round.

Quarter-finals[edit]

The quarter-finals of the tournament were played on the weekend of 12–13 October 2013.[5] All matches were played at the Nyayo National Stadium in Nairobi.

Of the 8 teams that advanced from the third round, Finlays Horticulture was the only remaining FKF Division One side in the tournament. The other 7 clubs were from the Premier League.

Semi-finals[edit]

The semi-finals were played on the weekend of 19–20 October at the Moi International Sports Centre in Kasarani.[6]

Controversy followed the match between Gor Mahia and Sony Sugar when fans of the former invaded the match to attack the latter while celebrating the win. Goalkeeper Wycliffe Kasaya and other players were injured in the fray and admitted to hospital later on.[7]

Third place playoff[edit]

The third place playoff was played on 16 November 2013 at the Nairobi City Stadium.[8]

Final[edit]

The final was played on Sunday 17 November at the Nyayo National Stadium.[9] It was the final Nairobi derby match of the season.[10] Noah Wafula was named Man of the Match and Player of the Tournament after the game.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Brian Moseti (12 July 2013). "FKF Cup sponsor unveiled". Futaa.com. Retrieved 24 August 2013. 
  2. ^ Patrick Korir (5 August 2013). "GOtv Shield: 2nd round draw in the offing". Futaa.com. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 
  3. ^ Dan Ngulu (7 August 2013). "GOtv Shield second round draw complete". Futaa.com. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  4. ^ Wilson Mathu (27 August 2013). "GOtv Shield: Third round dates released". Futaa.com. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  5. ^ Jeff Kinyanjui (7 October 2013). "Gotv Shield: All set for the quarters". Futaa.com. Retrieved 17 October 2013. 
  6. ^ Patrick Korir (14 October 2013). "Shield Cup: FKF confirms venue for semis". Futaa.com. Retrieved 24 October 2013. 
  7. ^ Vincent Opiyo (19 October 2013). "Hooligans attack Sony players after Saturday clash". Futaa.com. Retrieved 24 October 2013. 
  8. ^ Wilson Mathu (16 November 2013). "GOtv Shield: Sofapaka settles for third". Futaa.com. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  9. ^ Wilson Mathu (11 November 2013). "Gotv Shield: Gor Mahia Vs AFC ticketing info". Futaa.com. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  10. ^ Dennis Kituyi (21 October 2013). "Leopards boss can't wait for final derby of the season". Futaa.com. Retrieved 24 October 2013. 
  11. ^ Mercy Njueh (17 November 2013). "Wafula named MvP". Futaa.com. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  12. ^ Wilson Mathu (15 November 2013). "GOtv Shield: Omweno to oversee Gor-AFC match". Futaa.com. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 

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