Tusker F.C.

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Official logo of Tusker Football Club.
Full nameTusker Football Club
GroundRuaraka Stadium
Nairobi, Kenya
ChairmanDaniel Aduda
Head coachRobert Matano
LeagueKenyan Premier League

The Tusker Football Club is a football club based in Nairobi, Kenya. It is the third most successful club in Kenya with eleven Kenyan league championships and four Kenyan cup wins.[1][2] In addition, it has won four East African CECAFA Clubs Cup titles.

Formed in 1969, the club is sponsored by East African Breweries and its name refers to Tusker, a well-known beer brand by the company. The club was known as Kenya Breweries until 1999, when the current name was adopted.[3] Tusker play their home games at the Kinoru Stadium in Meru.

Tusker is currently coached by Robert Matano.[4] Charles Okere is the assistant coach.

Tucker F.C. played in the first ever match for the South Sudan national football team; the match was an unofficial friendly. Tusker won the match 3-1.

Tusker won the SportPesa Premier League on November 6th, 2016 after beating AFC Leopards 1-0 thanks to a Shafik Batambuze strike in the 69th minute. This helped them clinch their 11 title in the Kenyan Premier league


  • Kenyan Premier League: 11
1972, 1977, 1978, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2016
1975, 1989, 1993, 2016
2012, 2013 (post-season)
2013, 2014


  1. ^ Stokkermans, Karel (6 March 2014). "Kenya – List of Champions". RSSSF.
  2. ^ Jönsson, Mikael & King, Ian (21 November 2013). "Kenya – List of Cup Winners". RSSSF.
  3. ^ Machio, Dennis (3 December 2011). "Tusker FC receives new bus and 1Million bonus". Michezo Afrika.
  4. ^ http://www.goal.com/en-ke/news/4523/kenya-premier-league/2014/03/13/4681856/tusker-fc-forward-hails-coach-francis-kimanzi

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