Starlets humble Uganda to qualify for CECAFA Semis
Kenya's Harambee Starlets have qualified for the women CECAFA Semi finals after defeating Uganda 3-0.
Kenya's women soccer team Harambee Starlets have qualified for the semi finals of the ongoing 2019 CECAFA Senior women championships in Tanzania.
The Kenyan girls qualified as group B winner with maximum points after humbling Uganda 3-0 in their final group match on Thursday.
Goals by Mercy Airo in the 8th minute , Mwanahalima Adams in the 19th minute and a late penalty by Jentrix Shikangwa were enough to cruise Kenya to the semis.
Starlets will next take on Burundi in the semis on Saturday afternoon in a chase for the slot to the finals. The other semi final will see defending champions and hosts Tanzania take on Uganda.
Harambee Starlets StartingSquad
1. Annette Kundu (GK), 3. Vivian Nasaka, 11. Nelly Sawe, 5. Dorcas Shikobe (C), 20. Ruth Ingosi, 17. Vivian Corazone, 8. Mercy Airo, 4. Cynthia Shilwatso, 2. Mwanalima Adam, 7.Janet Bundi, 6.Sheryl Andiba.
10. Jentrix Shikangwa, 19. Monica Odato (GK), 9. Topister Situma, 19. Lumasia Siliya, 13. Lucy Akoth, 12. Lydia Akoth, 18. Judith Osimbo (GK)