CECAFA: Starlets humiliate hosts Uganda

CECAFA: Starlets humiliate hosts Uganda

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Harambee Starlets started their chase for the 2016 CEACAFA Women Championship on a high with a 4-0 beating of home side Uganda at the Njeru Technical Institute on Sunday 11 September 2016.

Esse Akida was the toast for the Starlets scoring a brace, the first four minutes into second half and the second with two minutes left.

Mary Kinuthia opened the scoring in the 22nd minute for a 1-0 halftime lead. Corazon Aquino, who came on for Doreen Nabwire, scored the third in the 75th minute.

The starlets could seal their place in the semis with a win over Burundi on Tuesday 13 September at the same venue starting 2pm EAT.


Starlets’ lineup

18. Akinyi Vivian, 8. Onyango Ann Aluoch, 15. Asol Wendy-Ann Achieng, 3. Ogutu Irene Awuor, 5. Nixon Dorcas Shikobe, 10. Omondi Carolyne Anyango, 14. Mbeyu Esse Akida, 7. Salano Cheris Avilia, 9. Okoth Nedy Atieno, 23. Omondi Doreen Nabwire, 4. Kinuthia Mary Wanjiku


1. Akinyi Samantha, 12. Teresa Ouko Calleb, 21. Jumah Jackline Akoth, 11. Ogol Jacky, 16. Onyango Mercy Achieng, 6. Christine Nafula, 19. Ambogo Elizabeth Mwikali, 17. Odhiambo Vivian Corazon, 30 Onyango Lilian Awuor

Harambee Starlets 4 Uganda 0

Goal scorers

22″ – Mary Kinuthia

49″, 88″ – Esse Akida

75″ – Corazon Aquino

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