Walcott Leads a Star-Studded Everton Side as They Land in Nairobi For Sharks Tie

EPL Side Everton FC have landed in Nairobi for their first pre-season friendly of the summer against Kariobangi Sharks on Sunday.

Marco Silva and his squad departed from Manchester Airport on Friday night.

The Blues take on Kariobangi at the 60,000 capacity Kasarani Stadium on Sunday (4pm kick-off E.A.T), the match representing a return to East Africa for the Blues two years after visiting Tanzania to face Gor Mahia. 

Former Arsenal striker Theo Walcott is among the star players in the squad.

The Everton squad in Kenya is:

Maarten Stekelenburg

Jonas Lossl

Mason Holgate

Lewis Gibson

Morgan Schneiderlin

Dennis Adeniran

Tom Davies

Theo Walcott

Ademola Lookman

Leighton Baines

Andre Gomes

Oumar Niasse

Ryan Astley

Callum Connolly

Morgan Feeney

Antonee Robinson

Beni Baningime

Joe Williams

Nathan Broadhead

Fraser Hornby

Josh Bowler

Nathangelo Markelo