Vihiga Queens and Commercial Bank Of Ethiopia (CBE) FC are set to battle it out in the CAF Women Champions League CECAFA qualifiers, after beating Simba Queens and Lady Doves 2-1 and 1(4)-1(3) respectively in their semi-final matches played on Monday, September 6, 2021, at the Nyayo National Stadium.
The two will be in action on Thursday, September 9, 2021, in the finals, set to be played at the Nyayo National Stadium.
Simba Queens will be up against Lady Doves in the third and fourth place playoff at 1 pm, before paving way for the final match pitting Kenya’s representatives Vihiga Queens against Ethiopian-based side CBE FC.
The winner of this inaugural competition gets a chance to represent the CECAFA region in the first-ever CAF Women Champions League, to be hosted in Egypt later this year.
Simba Queens Starting Lineup
1. Zubeda Mgunda (GK), 5. Fatuma Suleimani, 7. Opa Clement, 11. Dotto Evarist, 17. Flavine Mawete Musolo, 18, Joelle Bukuru, 19. Julitha Singano, 20. Danai Bhobho, 24. Asha Djafari, 26. Vioeth Mwamakamba (C), 10. Monique Kipoyi
30. Janeth Simba (GK), 6. Violeth Thadea Machela, 10. Aisha Mnunka, 12. Silvia Thomas, 13. Shelda Mafuru, 16. Jackline Kulusanga, 22. Koku Kipanga, 28. Maimuna Kaimu, 6. Zena Rashid.
3. Enez Mudeizi Mango (C), 6. Joan Nabirye, 8. Mercyline Anyanago, 9. Tereza Engesha, 10. Maurine Achieng, 11. Phoeby Owiti, 13. Vivian Nasaka, 14. Jentrix Shikangwa, 16. Alice Muderi, 20. Lilian Awuor (GK), 21. Violet Wanyonyi.
1.Wilfreda Seda (GK), 2. Faith Marende, 5. Kebedi Robai, 7. Janet Bundi, 17. Bridgets Muhonja, 18. Diana Tembesi (GK), 19. Norah Ann, 4. Phelistus Kadari, 12. Topister Situma, 15. Myline Awuor.