Zablon Amanaka

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Zablon Amanaka
Personal information
Full name Zablon Davies Amanaka
Date of birth (1976-01-01) 1 January 1976 (age 41)
Place of birth Kenya
Height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Number TBA
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998 Kenya Breweries
2002–2004 Kenya Pipeline
2004 Saint-Michel United
2004–2006 Željezničar Sarajevo 14 (0)
2005–2006 Thika United
2006–2007 AFC Leopards
2007 East Bengal
2007–2008 Anse Réunion
2009 Sofapaka
2009 La Passe
2010– Mahakama
National team
1998– Kenya 38 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Zablon Davies Amanaka (born 1 January 1976) is a Kenyan international football defender who plays for Mahakama in the Kenyan National Super League.


After playing in clubs like Kenya Breweries (former name of Tusker FC) and Kenya Pipeline from Nairobi, in 2004 he had a spell in Seychelles League club Saint-Michel United. From January 2005 until January 2006, he played in Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina traditionally strongest club, FK Željezničar from the capital Sarajevo. Then he returned to play in Kenyan Premier League clubs Thika United and AFC Leopards. Since January until June 2007 he was in India in I-League club East Bengal Club. Next, he moved to Seychelles club Anse Réunion FC. In January 2009 is back to his country playing for Sofapaka, but after 6 months he signed with another Seychelles club, La Passe FC. At end of 2009 he returned to Kenya and plays with Mahakama[1] He usually plays as central defender.

National team[edit]

He has been playing regularly for the Kenya national football team since 1998, having achieved team captain.[2]



  1. ^ Zablon Amanaka at
  2. ^ 102sports

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