TANZANIA U-17 National Women group Serengeti Girls have superior to the ultimate qualifier spherical for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup finals after recording a 5-2 combination victory towards Burundi.
Tanzania will then face Cameroon to seal one of many three tickets for Africa’s illustration within the World Cup finals within the final spherical.
Other groups on this spherical are Ethiopia, Nigeria, Ghana and Morocco.
Ethiopia will play towards Nigeria and Ghana will face Morocco to safe the 2 remaining tickets.
Serengeti Girls had a downhill process over Burundians following their 4-0 victory within the first leg final month in Burundi.
In the return leg, Burundi received towards their host Tanzania 2-1 at Amaan Stadium in Zanzibar; regardless of Burundi successful, the Tanzanian women progressed to the third and ultimate spherical after banking a 5-2 combination win.
Following the victory, Coach Bakari Shime hailed his gamers on their success.
After the sport, Shime famous, “I congratulate my gamers for exhibiting distinctive efficiency within the away and residential recreation.
I made many modifications, permitting most key gamers to relaxation and use those that didn’t play in Burundi. Our purpose was to advance to the ultimate stage, and now we have achieved the plan.”
Shime urged Tanzanians to place confidence in their gamers and that they’re dedicated to creating Tanzanians proud.
Hence they name for help from all soccer followers. They applauded TFF and the federal government for his or her effort to help the nation.
The Serengeti Girls returned on Monday from Zanzibar and headed to Karatu, Arusha, to organize for Cameroon.
Cameroon whipped Zambia 5-0.
The first leg of the ultimate spherical shall be on May nineteenth, twentieth or twenty first in Cameroon earlier than the return leg in Tanzania in June.
Africa shall be represented by three groups within the World Cup Finals, which can happen in India from October 11-30 this yr.
Serengeti Girls striker Clara Luvanga leads the 2022 FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup scoring chart for Africa qualifiers.
She has thus far netted seven targets to maintain commanding the scorers’ record.
Luvanga has due to this fact overshadowed Yasmine Zouhir of Morocco and Opeyemi Ajakaye from Nigeria who’ve every scored 5 targets thus far within the competitors to assist their groups attain into the final pair of qualifying video games.
Also, Tanzanian Neema Paul and Djennah Cherif of Morocco are current on the scoreboard after netting 4 targets apiece to allow their flag provider sides to maneuver forward.
With three targets are Aisha Juma (Tanzania), Omowunmi Bello (Nigeria), Doha El Madani (Morocco), Fatoumata Samoura (Guinea), Georgina Aoyem (Ghana) and Camila Daha (Cameroon).
Meanwhile, the Minister for Culture, Arts and Sports, Mohamed Mchengerwa has hailed the group for efficiently advancing into the final stage of the World Cup qualifiers.
Mchengerwa mentioned his ministry will proceed issuing help to the nationwide group and make sure the gamers have a beneficial surroundings within the camp.