Miles Khayumbi Gachukia Kibukosya
Name – Miles Khayumbi Gachukia Kibukosya
Nationality – Kenyan
Age – 20
Playing Position – Midfield
Favourite Player – Arturo Vidal
Highest Level Played – Kenya U21 premier youth league
What made me choose EduKick? Edukick has lots of experience in the football field. Ex-professional players coming in and training the players of Edukick. Quinton Fortune of Manchester United to say the least. Lots of experience from coach Jon Macken, ex Manchester united player and Head coach Nigel Keogh Passing knowledge and experience to all. This allows me to enhance my technique and skills even more and set a platform that allows me to continue my journey to achieve my dreams
Playing Career –
- I have played at the Umbro tournament in Manchester twice and have consistently won best player in my category at Ligi Ndogo, the Kenyan youth league.
- Played at the Gothia cup in Sweden and got a certificate for my efforts.
- I was one of the athletes chosen to attend the Nike academy trials in Dublin this year. Here from a series of tests, I achieved:
Defending, Top 3% in country (Ireland) (Top 27% in Europe)
Stamina, Top 27% in country (Ireland) (Top 14% in Europe)
Dribbling, ball control of 90/100
Attack, Top 24% in country (Ireland) (Top 23% in Europe)
I also got the chance to be personally trained by the previous national team coach in Kenya – Ghost Mulei. In addition, played with his team, Liberty Stars.
- Trained with professional teams Gor Mahia, Thika United and Tusker fc in Kenya. All in the premier division
- Sept – Dec 2014 Year 12 Peponi school, Kenya. First team football captain.
- 2015- chosen into the Itchen Academy of sport – football academy. The Football Academy has developed a highly successful reputation over the previous seven years and is currently a dominant force within the Hampshire Football League