REACTIONS: Joy as Kenya qualifies for Women’s African Cup of Nations
National women’s football team, Harambee Starlets will make its second appearance at the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations slated for November 17-December 2 in Ghana, following Equatorial Guinea’s disqualification from the competition.
This follows yesterday’s Confederation of African Football Confederation (CAF) decision to upheld Football Kenya Federation’s appeal against six ineligible Equatorial Guinea players, who featured in their two-legged final qualification round.
The David Ouma coached side had lost 3-2 on aggregate to the West African Nation, but FKF successfully lodged an appeal on June 9 2018.
The decision comes barely a four days after their male counterparts, Harambee Stars thrashed Ethiopia 3-0 to put themselves in a pole position to qualify for next year’s African Nations Cup in Cameroon