Harambee Stars midfielder Ayub Timbe offers free Afcon tickets to fans

Harambee Stars midfielder Ayub Timbe offers free Afcon tickets to fans

SportsBrief.com, Fred Kennedy
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:41 PM
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Two lucky fans will have an opportunity to watch the Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Cairo, Egypt, courtesy of a kind gesture by Harambee Stars midfielder Ayub Timbe.

Timbe is offering two free tickets to two lucky fans to watch him live in action when he makes his dream debut on the Africa's biggest football tournament.

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"It was my dream as a young boy to ever represent my country at the AFCON. I want to invite 2 people to join me through this Road!! In 2 days i will be giving a full trip to Cairo for the AFCON to 2 of you guys," Timbe posted on his social media platforms.
"It does not matter in which country you are," he added.

The philanthropic Kenyan international was in scintillating form in Stars' 1-1 draw against the Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday, June 15.

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He set up Michael Olunga who put the Stars to the lead before Patrick Matasi's schoolboy mistake gifted Congo the equalizer in the final build up match staged in Madrid, Spain.

Meanwhile, Timbe will now have to shake off a knock he picked in the match against DR Congo ahead of Kenya's Afcon opener against Algeria.

Stars are expected to arrive in Egypt on Tuesday, June 19, from France, where the team has been camping for the last three weeks.

Kenya has been pooled in Group C alongside Tanzania and Senegal.

Story by Elvince Joshua, TUKO.co.ke correspondent.

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