- FKF on October 2020, unveiled Jacob Mulee as Harambee Stars coach on a 3 year deal.
- It was Mulee’s second stint at Harambee Stars and was tasked to lead national team in qualifying for the 2021 AFCON, but failed.
Harambee Stars head coach Jacob ‘Ghost’ Mulee was on Wednesday night sacked.
In a statement, Football Kenya Federation (FKF) announced that Mulee – alongside his assistant Twahir Muhidin and Goalkeeping Coach Haggai Azande had parted ways with the national team “with immediate effect.”
“Football Kenya Federation and Harambee Stars head coach Jacob ‘Ghost’ Mulee, his assistant [Twahir] Muhiddin, and the goalkeeping coach, [Haggai] Azande have reached a decision to part ways on mutual consent, effective immediately,” said the statement from FKF CEO Barry Otieno.
Consequently, assistant coaches Ken Odhiambo and William Muluya will remain in the team as FKF embarks on restructuring the Harambee Stars technical bench ahead of the 2022 World Cup qualifier against Mali scheduled for October 6, 2021, and October 12, 2021 home and away respectively.
“FKF is immensely grateful to coach Mulee and his departing members of the staff for their dedicated service and workmanship. This federation wishes them all the best in their future endeavours. The search for a new national team head coach is already underway and an announcement will soon be made in that regard. There will be no further comment from FKF until a new appointment is made.”