The Red stars have taken Dancehall artist wyre de love child on trial just days ahead of the tournaments kick off on Saturday 4th at BP grounds kawangware.
The international heartthrob has expressed his delight on this development citing that he has always wanted to Play for a Local soccer team “I am so delighted of being granted the opportunity to play for the Red stars, I bet most fans didn’t that other than music I also play soccer, as a matter of fact soccer was my first love, before I ventured into music and became successful, Playing for the Red stars is like a dream come true for me”.
He further thanked Sportpesa and Extreme Sports Limited for championing the growth of Sports and local talent, through the Sportpesa Super8 tournament “The youth and grass root football are the real winners in such initiatives and I urge other co-operates to follow suit.
And sensing an opportunity to cash in on the lucrative potential of Wyre’s legion of devoted fans, The Red Stars are ready to sign him up, subject to emergency dispensation from the local football Association.
What Wyre brings to the table, even more than his familiar face and upbeat dancehall sound is an overwhelming number of diehard fans who might not normally intersect with our traditional fan base, claimed the Red Stars coach.
The Red stars are scheduled to play against Melta Kabiria which also features Local Hip Hop Star Kaligraph Jones in their rooster, when the Sportpesa Super 8 tournament kicks off on Saturday 4th of April at BP Grounds kawangware.
Local soccer pundits were quick to brand this kick off match as the “Best Match Ever” in which two of Kenya’s finest artist takes the leading role to promote the growth of local football. What will be the turn of events? Only time will tell, Sportpesa Super 8 tournament ‘’ Wakilisha Mtaa Yako”
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By Graham Etyang