McDonald Mariga Wanyama is a retired Kenyan footballer who played as a defensive midfielder for the Kenya national team. Mariga made history as the first Kenyan footballer to play in the UEFA Champions League, for Internazionale on 16 March 2010.
He was born on born 4 April 1987 in Nairobi where he was eventually raised up.
MC DONALD MARIGA EDUCATION
Mariga was a member of the Kamukunji High School ‘Golden Boys’, which also included Kenyan striker Dennis Oliech who won two consecutive National Championships in 2002 and 2003.
KCSE results slip for the former Jubilee Party candidate for the Kibra by-election McDonald Mariga was leaked to the internet during the hotly contested Kibra elections.
According to the document, Mariga sat for his KCSE exam in November/December in 2004 at the famous Kamukunji High School.
He scored a min grade of D – (minus).
When the results are broken down , he got a D – in English, Bio, Physics, and Chemistry. He managed to score a D + (plus) in Kiswahili, a D plain in history and C in Commerce (Business Studies).
Mariga became the first Kenyan to win Champions League with Italian giants Inter Milan in 2010.