Int’l Friendly: Uganda, Kenya Ladies to Square in Kisumu

Regional football rivalry between Uganda and Kenya is set to take a new twist after the two federations agreed on an international friendly for the women’s teams.

The friendly has been scheduled for Sunday 3rd July at the Moi international stadium in Kisumu, buy information pills Kenya.

Women football in the country has been dormant since 2013 when the Under 20s crushed South Sudan 13-0 in a Fifa world cup qualifier. They later withdrew from further participation after failing to raise funds to travel to Ghana.

Crested Cranes senior team last featured in 2012 crushing 5-3 to Dr. Congo.

“The friendly game will be good for players’ motivation. After a tireless period of hard work in the FUFA Women Elite League, they will feel rewarded for their efforts, ” Crested Cranes Head coach Majidah Nantanda said.

Totally different script for the Kenyans who are using this match as part of the preparations for this year’s African Women Cup of nations to be held in Cameroon between November 19th to December 3rd.

The Kenyans eliminated Algeria in the last qualifiers 3-3 thanks to the away goals rule with a one all at home and 2-2 away.


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