The Tusker Football Club is a football club based in Nairobi, Kenya. It is the third most successful club in Kenya with eleven Kenyan league championships and four Kenyan cup wins. In addition, it has won four East African CECAFA Clubs Cup titles.
Formed in 1969, the club is sponsored by East African Breweries and its name refers to Tusker, a well-known beer brand by the company. The club was known as Kenya Breweries until 1999, when the current name was adopted. Tusker play their home games at the Kinoru Stadium in Meru.
Tusker is currently coached by Robert Matano. Charles Okere is the assistant coach.
Tucker F.C. played in the first ever match for the South Sudan national football team; the match was an unofficial friendly. Tusker won the match 3-1.
Tusker won the 2016 Kenyan Premier League on November 6th, 2016 after beating AFC Leopards 1–0 thanks to a Shafik Batambuze strike in the 69th minute. This helped them clinch their 11th Kenyan Premier League title.
They have won the Kenya Premier League 11 times in 1972, 1977, 1978, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2007, 2011, 2012 and 2016.
They have won the FKF Presidents cup 4 times in 1975, 1989, 1993 and 2016.
They have won the Kenya Super Cup twice in 2012 and 2013.
They have also won the KPL Top 8 twice 2013 and 2014.