As Shabana get promoted to the Kenyan Premier League we remember Henry Motego,the greatest Kisii footballer.Below is the profile of Motego who is not a retired footballer:
Born at Igare in Bobasi Sub County – Kisii County After his primary education at Boitangare primary, Motego later joined Cardinal Otunga 1983-1984 (form 1 form 2). He did his form 3 & 4 at Itierio High school.
Played for the following Clubs:
• Shabana FC – 1983 – 1988
• Kenya Breweries now Tusker FC – 1989-2005 and later coached the same team in their KPL title winning season of 2004-2005.
• Al Oruba FC – Oman (1991 – 1992)
• Harambee Stars – 1986-1992.
His contemporaries included J.J Masiga, Bobby Ogolla, the late Sammy Onyango Jogoo, Elijah Onsika, Mike Okoth, Richard Otambo, Salim Mabruk, Ambrose Ayoyi the late Henry Nyandoro, Vincent Abuga among others.