10 Kenyan athletes who switched to a different sport

10 Kenyan athletes who switched to a different sport
Photo: Haron Koech.

Images of Usain Bolt training with football club Borussia Dortmund last year saw many think the athlete had made serious his desire to play football or was it just one of his antics. But there are those who made the switch and have never looked back as compiled by Lynette Matheka.

1. JJ Masiga (Rugby to football)

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Joseph “Joe” Masiga commonly known as JJ Masiga is one of the greatest footballers Kenya has ever produced. He played for AFC Leopards in the early 80s but that was after switching from rugby where he plied his trade for Mean Machine and the national rugby team.

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