After 12 unsuccessful attempts in the Kenyan Premier League, forward Kelvin Etemesi Injili finally found his scoring boots that earned him his maiden goals – a brace – in the most recent game against Mathare United at Kasarani Annex on Wednesday 29 March 2023.
Etemesi grabbed his first ever topflight goal in the 22nd minute and went on to complete his brace three minutes into the second half. Vincent Owino provided both assists.
“I thank God for all these; it feels good to be on the scoresheet today for my first Premier League goal(s). I have been working hard to get here,”
“I thank the team for pushing me and believing in me. There’s more to come.” added Etemesi
In the Mathare game, Etemesi, formerly of Kangemi All Stars till the start of the season, made his ninth start of the season, earning his 13th game.
He has so far clocked 828 premier league minutes. Due to his brace against Mathare United, Etemesi was named MVP.