Top 5 Most Famous And Super Football Couples in Kenya


Footballers often dominate the headlines or news whenever they get engaged, hitched or are caught in the middle of controversial relationships. However as more and more footballers walk down the aisle or get engaged and many others walk in and out of relationships, we want to acknowledge a few footballers who have proven that the normal saw; marriage is not a bed of roses or a stroll down the street is wrong after all. Yes, just a few married footballers can grace our list of “Most famous Kenyan Football Super Couples” as we are focusing on the super marriages that get us itching to join the league.

Even though fame comes with both good and bad attributes, these super couples have managed to keep their private lives from the public eye. They are really in love, and they do nothing out of the ordinary to attract public attention and whats more, they understand each other’s workload. Before I forget and go and on, here are the most famous super football couples in Kenya you should know.

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James Situma And Maureen Aketch


James Situma is a Kenyan footballer who as of yet plays for Tusker in the Kenyan Premier League and the Kenya national team. He also could play as a central defender or as a central midfielder. He gained prominence during his first spell at Sofapaka prior to his move to KF Tirana, winning 4 trophies during his 4 years at the club which was their first ever Kenya Premier League title as well as captaining the side in the CAF Champions League. James Situma got hitched to his long time girlfriend Maureen Aketch. They are blessed with  a baby girl called Mikalya and they seem to be more in love now than ever.

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Musa Mohammed and Sakina Nshimirimana


Musa Mohammed is a reliable defender and among the most skillful players of Gor Mahia, a football club based in Nairobi, Kenya. He is among the big hard workers who are behind the huge success K’ogalo has seen this season. He captained his side all through the season and played actively in all matches without missing any.  Musa is married to the stunning tennis player named Sakina Nshimirimana, a Rwandese woman. The super couple have one beautiful daughter together.

 Allan Wanga and Brenda Mulinya


Here is another super couple football has produced. The one-time AFC Leopards striker tied the knot with NTV’s reporter Brenda Mulinya Wanga. The marriage is blessed with two children. As of yet, Allan is plying his trade in Tanzania; Azam FC.

Ezekiel and Racheal Otuoma


This couple are the recent football partners in town. Ezekiel newly married his old time lover Racheal in a rich and glowing wedding ceremony that attracted the presence of several local football players. Just like Nelly Eric’s wife, Ezekiel’s sugar plays handball while he himself plays for the KPL side Ulinzi.

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Eric Masika And Nelly Tietie Masika

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Eric Masika seems to be leaving the eyes of public but he is still one of the best defenders Kenya has ever produced. It feels as though the ex Sunshine Secondary School student is fading into oblivion. However that’s not our business as we only want to concern ourselves with his marriage. The remarkable sportsman, Masika walked down the aisle with Nelly, a player for one of the top handball clubs in Kenya. The pair who no doubt understand each other’s workload and are among the super sports couples have spawned one girl so far. The young couple is still together and their love is growing strong and healthy by the day.