The draw for the 2016 KPL U20 has been conducted with arch rivals Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards falling in the same group of the tournament scheduled to run between Sunday 17th to Saturday 30 April.
The two rivals will face off in Group A of the tournament, which will be running in its third edition. The two other teams in the group are the defending champions Western Stima who will be gunning for a second straight title, and Sofapaka, who have little to show in their two appearances in the tournament.
Group B of the tournament has the 2013 finalists Tusker, Posta Rangers who will be making their first appearance, Chemelil Sugar and the 2013 semi finalists Mathare United.
Group C has the 2011 finalists Sony Sugar who will be leading a group that also has Ulinzi Stars, Bandari and Ushuru who will be making their first ever appearance at the tournament.
Thika United, winners in the first edition, organized in 2011, will be in Group D alongside Kakamega Homeboyz, Muhoroni Youth and Nairobi City Stars.
As revealed at the launch, the tournament in 2016 will be held in three editions; April, August and December.