Harambee Starlets provisional squad for Equatorial Guinea AWCON Qualifier named

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Harambee Starlets vs Equatorial Guinea
Harambee Starlets players in a past training session at the Ruiru Grounds

The National Women football team, Harambee Starlets, coach David Ouma has named 26 players in his provisional squad for the upcoming Africa Women Cup of Nations Qualifier against Equatorial Guinea.

The team is largely comprised of players who did duty for Kenya in the first round against Uganda.

Notable inclusions include Teresa Engesha and Janet Bundi, who have starred for Vihiga Queens and Eldoret Falcons respectively in the FKF Women Premier League.

Teresa Engesha
Teresa Engesha in a past training session with the national team before the CECAFA Women Championships, which has since been postponed

Oserian Ladies defender Anita Adongo has also been called up, while Vihiga Queens Goalkeeper Lilian Awuor, who was part of the U20 Women team last year, has been recalled.

The team is set to report to camp on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Machakos ahead of the two-legged qualifier. The first leg will be played on June 6, 2018, at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos, with the second leg slated for June 9, 2018.

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Full Squad

Goalkeepers

Poline Atieno (Makolanders), Annette Kundu (Eldoret Falcons), Maureen Shimuli (Wadadia), Lilian Awuor (Vihiga Queens)

Defenders

Wendy Achieng (Spedag), Dorcas Sikobe (Oserian Ladies), Dorris Anyango (Spedag), Elizabeth Ambogo (Spedag), Phelistus Kadari (Vihiga Queens), Lilian Adera (Vihiga Queens), Vivian Nasaka (Vihiga Queens), Anita Adongo (Oserian Ladies)

Midfielders

Cheris Avilia (Spedag), Ruth Ingosi (Eldoret Falcons), Sheryl Angachi (Gaspo Youth), Corazon Aquino (Vihiga Queens), Faith Kwamboka (Thika Queens), Caroline Anyango (Spedag)

Attackers

Mwanahalima Adam (Thika Queens), Mercy Achieng (Thika Queens), Neddy Atieno (Makolanders), Esse Akida (Spedag), Janet Bundi (Eldoret Falcons), Teresa Engesha (Vihiga Queens), Cynthia Shilwatso (Vihiga Queens), Mary Kinuthia (Gaspo Youth)