FIFA U20Q: Kenya takes on Uganda on Saturday

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On Saturday, September 25, 2021, Kenya will host their neighbours Uganda in the second round of the 2022 FIFA U20 Women World Cup Qualifiers.

The match will kick-off at 3 pm EAT at Nyayo Stadium, Nairobi, with the second leg slated for October 8 in Kampala.

The winner of the tie on aggregate will face the winner of the second-round tie pitting Mozambique against South Africa.

Kenya’s head coach Charles Okere is optimistic the team can pick a positive result from the encounter.

Ugandan players jetted into the country on Thursday ahead of the duel.

Kenya’s provisional squad:

Goalkeepers: Ursula Nasimiyu, Valentine Khwaka (Zetech Sparks), Lucy Kisaga

Edith Auma, Sophy Akinyi.

Defenders: Veronica Awino, Peris Oside, Mercy Masika, Joyce Andeo, Eunice Mwangi, Invioleta Mukoshi, Lucy Kahuga, Martha Simiyu, and Redempta Mercy.

Midfielders: Medina Abubakar, Drailer Salome, Lydia Akoth ks), Maximilla Robi, Milka Awino, Catherine Aringo, Jane Hato, Lavender Akinyi, and Mildred Kanyisi.

Forwards: Fasila Adhiambo, Elizabeth Muteshi, Sylvia Makungu, Shirlyne Opisa, Charity Midewa, Joy Kinglady, and Catherine Kizito.

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