The 25-year-old forward sends a message of encouragement to the youth after the achievements of the previous campaign.
Caribbean Sharks striker Eric Capito has called on players to believe in themselves and pursue their dreams after emerging as the most valuable players of the 2020-21 FKF Premier League season.
The 25-year-old former FC Talanta player was named the best player during the gala night on Tuesday and went home with another cool Ksh 8million (for MVP wins and Golden Boot Awards).
Capito scored 24 goals last season and won the Golden Boot, helping the Sharks finish fifth in the season with 48 points from 32 games under William Molloya.
Addressing the aim. After receiving his second MVP, playing for the Sharks even after winning it in the 2017-18 season, Capito urged incoming players not to rely on the process.
What did Capito say?
“I want to emphasize the players who have not yet hit the headlines, who do not yet know that everything is possible, the lower level players should trust this process, anything is possible,” Capito said. , And it is possible. ” the aim..
The striker, who also won the Golden Boot in the 2018 season after scoring 16 goals, won the MVP by defeating Sofapaka midfielder Lawrence Jama and AFC Leopard striker Elvis Rupee.
“I wasn’t expecting to win the MVP because I knew I was facing a tough challenge from my opponents but I’m happy to get it for the second time in league history,” Capito added.
“I want to dedicate this award to my teammates. Without them, I could not have won it. It is a great honor to take it home, and I will try to do even better next season.”
Tusker dominates the awards.
During the awards, the new champion Tusker dominated as his coach Robert Matano was named the best mentor after defeating KCB’s Zaidkia Otino and Bandari’s Casa Mambango.
Another award given to the Brewers was Best Defense of the Year, which Captain Eugene Essex won after defeating David Kalama of Budco United and Nation Alembi of KCB, while Henry Meja also won the Young Player of the Year award. Got it. .