NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 – Tusker FC Youth team will conduct trials for talented footballers in a bid to reinforce the under 20 team.
The selection will be conducted at the Ruaraka Sports Complex starting Thursday to Saturday with a probability of a friendly match on the same weekend.
The process will be conducted by the Tusker Youth team coaches and will be strictly monitored to avoid age cheating and any other malpractices.
Candidates are requested to carry with them their original birth certificate and the photocopy, their identification cards and if in school, a document proving the same.
Those from outside Nairobi are requested to find friends or relatives who can accommodate them since the team will not carter for it. Players will be selected on merit.
Started in 2012, the youth team was formed with an aim of identifying players with excellent football skills and assisting them in achieving their football ambition while also empowering them with academic enrichment.
The team is tasked to produce quality players for the Tusker senior team and also contribute to various clubs in the country.
The youth team actively participates in year round Aberdares Branch FKF Regional League.
The newly recruited U-20 team will reinforce the other players to play in the Kenya Premier League U-20tournament at a date to be announced later and the league matches.