Tusker F.C.

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Tusker
Official logo of Tusker Football Club.
Full name Tusker Football Club
Founded 1969
Ground Kinoru Stadium
Meru, Kenya
Ground Capacity 1,000
Chairman James Musyoki
Head coach Francis Kimanzi
League Kenyan Premier League
2014 3rd

The Tusker Football Club is a football club based in Nairobi, Kenya. It is the third most successful club in Kenya with ten Kenyan league championships and three 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 Francis Kimanzi.[4] George Maina took over as caretaker coach on August 15, 2012 following the sacking of Sammy Omollo.

Honours[edit]

1972, 1977, 1978, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2007, 2011, 2012
1975, 1989, 1993
2012, 2013 (post-season)
2013, 2014

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