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Crested Cranes focused ahead of semi-final duel with hosts Tanzania despite slip against Kenya

CECAFA Senior Women Challenge Cup 2019 | Group B

  • Ethiopia 2-0 Djibouti
  • Uganda 0-3 Kenya

 

It is confirmed that Crested Cranes will play against hosts Tanzania in the semi-final of the 2019 CECAFA Senior Women Challenge Cup on Saturday, 23rd November at Chamazi stadium.

This followed a 3-0 loss to Kenya on Thursday during a group B contest.

Mercy Airo, Jereko Mwanalima and substitute Jentrix Shikangwa (penalty) scored a goal for each to guide Kenya to victory and finish top in group B on 9 points.

An aerial contest between Crested Cranes and Kenya

Both Uganda and Kenya came into Thursday’s encounter with semi-finals berths already confirmed.

Uganda will now face hosts and defending champions Tanzania in the semi-finals while Kenya will take on Burundi.

Crested Cranes XI Vs Kenya

Crested Cranes XI: Ruth Aturo, Viola Namuddu, Grace Aluka, Bridget Nabisaalu, Shadia Nankya, Reticia Nabossa, Asia Nakibuuka, Hasifa Nassuna, Juliet Nalukenge, Fazila Ikwaput, Fauzia Najjemba

Harambe Starlets XI: Annedy Andey, Jereko Mwanalima, Nelly Sawe, Janet Bundi, Merci Airo, Dorcus Nixon, Sleril Andiba, Cynthia Mukungu, Vivian Makoha, Aquino Corazone

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