Kenyan international defender David Owino Odhiambo says his target for 2017 is to be among the nominees for the CAF African player of the year.

The influential defender who is enjoying his third season at the club is determined that he will drive the club to achieving the set targets of collecting silverware in all competitions.

“I feel we have the ability to win honors and even the Confederations Cup, we have alot of strong teams both in the league and confederations cup meaning there will be alot of competition but we are a strong team too and we are in these competitions to win. All we need is to work hard and not lose the team spirit that has built us over the past years,” he said.

Odhiambo nicknamed Calabar says youngsters being promoted from junior teams should not relax because the have started earning a full salary but instead he says they need to work harder and challenge for places in the first team.

 

He said its his job as a senior player to be of positive influence to the young players and encourage them to fight for a place in the first team.

The Kenyan, who is is a darling among fans said he is positive that the youngsters in the team will be able to have fair game time this year.