Lillian Awuor starts in the goal as Kenya takes on host Botswana in the preliminary round of FIFA 2018 world Cup qualifiers Friday evening.
Wincate Kinyua will be the match captain while team captain Corazon Aquino has also been handed a starting berth in the midfield.
Martha Emedot and Cynthia Musungu leads the Kenyan attack in the race to France 2018.
Kenya will host the return leg with the winner between the two countries meeting Ethiopia in the first round of qualifiers.
Kenya starting XI: Lilian Awuor (GK), Rachael Mwema, Maureen Barasa, Mercy Akinyi, Vivian Makokha, Sheril Angachi, Lucy Akoth, Wincate Kinyua (C), Vivian Corazon, Martha Emedot, Cynthia Musungu.
Botswana starting XI: Mitchelle Abueng, Lesego Radiakanyo, Leungo Senwelo, Leano Atlang, Tebatso Gloria, Thuto Radipitse, Kemo Baganne (GK), Kamogelo Omphile, Lone Gaofetoge, Esalenna Galekhutle (C), Gaolebogwe Warona.