Benson Omalla became the youngest player in Western Stima’s history to score a winning goal in the dying minutes of a KPL match.
The Kisumu Day youngster came on as a substitute to score the only goal of the match. Aged 17 years it made him the youngest player to play and score for Western Stima.
“Before sending him in, when I spoke to him, he wasn’t even nervous. , I issued him with instructions on how to make his runs, he was incredible to watch …
“I’ve been in the football game quite a long time and I must admit Omalla is destined for success. He’s got huge personality, he doesn’t fear anyone and you only need to see him on the pitch to see that.” narrated coach Babu Salim
Omalla who was part of the Harambee Stars Under 20 team that reached the Cecafa finals was also part of Chapa Dimba select that traveled to Spain for a one-week training.