Stopper Lennox Ogutu, 24, is the third and final Nairobi City Stars signing in the current transfer window.
Ogutu penned a three-year contract and comes in from Mathare United where he had been for the last six seasons.
His arrival adds competitiveness to the backline that has four other stoppers; Salim Shitu Abdalla, Kenedy Vidic Onyango, Wycliffe Wiked Otieno, and utility Edwin Malebo Buliba.
“Lennox adds the coach more selection options for the coach as well as solidify the backline,” said team coordinator Samson Otieno
“Other than his physicality and ball handling, Lennox is also well known for attending to dead balls which is an extra that he brings to the team. We welcome him on board,” added Sam
On his part, Lennox said; “It’s a new challenge being in a new home and I am looking forward to having a good season and helping the team achieve something,”
Left-back Dennis Wanjala and attacker Michael Madoya are the other new faces at Nairobi City Stars.
Lennox will don jersey no. 27.
The complete 30-man City Stars squad for the 2021-22 season
Goalkeepers: 23. Stephen Njunge, 1. Elvis Ochoro, 16. Jacob Osano
Defenders: 19. Kevin Okumu, 12. Edwin Buliba, 27. Lennox Ogutu, 26. Dennis Wanjala, 25. Kenedy Onyango, 4. Salim Abdallah, 8. Calvin Masawa, 28. Herit Mungai, 22. Wycliffe Otieno
Midfielders: 6. Ronney Kola, 14. Rowland Makati, 7. Rodgers Okumu, 10. Peter Opiyo, 30. Anthony Kimani, 5. Michael Madoya, 20. Timothy Noor Ouma, 2. Elvis Noor Ojiambo, 18. Sven Yidah, 3. Charles Otieno, 15. John Kamau, 21. Oliver Maloba
Strikers: 17. Nicholas Kipkirui, 24. Erick Ombija, 29. Ebrima Sanneh, 32. Ezekiel Odera, 9. Vincent Otieno Okoth, 11. Davis Agesa