Junior Harambee Starlets readies for Ethiopia test next week

Harambee Starlets also paraded a strong side with captain Mary Kinuthia leading the line
Goal Kenya.
The Kenya enjoys a two goal advantage having had to battle from two goals down to hold the hosts to a 2-2 draw away in the first leg

The National U20 Women's team will take on Ethiopian next Friday, September 29th in the return leg of the FIFA U20 World Cup Qualifier.

The junior Harambee Starlets forced draw away in Ethiopia in the first leg and will need only a scoreless draw to progress to the final stage of qualification for the 2018 games to be staged in Paris, France.

The Kenya side, that is currently in camp in readiness for Ethiopia challenge, had to battle from two goals down to hold the Ethiopians to a 2-2 draw away.

The team went straight to camp in Machakos after jetting back in the country last Wednesday.

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“Our focus now is on the second leg and hopefully, we will get positive results and progress to the second round,” said Musa Otieno, the team’s Technical Lead.

Squad: Corazone Aquino, Judith Osimbo, Wincate Kaari, Sherryl Angachi, Diana Wacera, Foscah Nashivanda, Lilian Awuor, Lucy Akoth, Rachel Muema, Cynthia Akinyi, Cynthia Shilwatso, Veronica Awino, Gentrix Shikangwa, Vivian Makokha, Maureen Khakasa, Leah Cherotich, Martha Amunyolete, Stella Anyango

Technical Bench: Caroline Achieng (Coach), Ann Aluoch (Coach), Jackline Akoth (Coach), Musa Otieno (Technical Head).