Western Stima head coach Salim Babu has been named the Kenyan Premier League’s coach of the month for December 2019.
Babu, who had earlier on in the season bagged the same accolade, becomes one of the very few coaches to win the award twice in the same season.
At an award ceremony held at the team’s training ground in Kisumu, Sports Journalists Association of Kenya (SJAK) declared the former Sony Sugar tactician as the best for the month of December having aided the Kisumu powermen to three wins and one draw in the month.
The wins came as follows; Nzoia Sugar 3-1, Zoo FC 4-1. 2-1 win over Chemelil Sugar and a 1-1 draw against Sofapaka.
For his exploits, Babu takes home Ksh 75,000 courtesy of the award sponsors Fidelity Insurance.
Western Stima are currently 7th on the log with 30 points after 17 matches.
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