This is after Koops guided Leopards U20 team to the Kenya Premier League semi finals.
"We are know there are plans to set up a youth league in 2018 but that really is a long time from now and i hope that the federation will hasten the process."
There is plenty is plenty of talent out there, which can only be discovered by regular participation in a structured league," added Koops.
The former AFC Leopards head coach added that his peers agree with him.
"I have already spoken to Mathare United chairman Bob Monroe and he agrees that a youth league is of paramount importance . Hopefully , we can convince the federation of the same," added Koops.
Jan Koops. He has called for setting up of a youth league immediately. photo/goal.com