Cameroon scored a dramatic extra-time winner against Ivory Coast to set up a 2014 CAF Women Championship tantalizing final against Nigeria who piped South Africa in the semifinals matches played on Wednesday night at the Sam Nujoma stadium in Windhoek.
Despite a Group stage exit, golden Brave Gladiators poster girl Zenatha Coleman was overwhelmed by the support the national women football team received during the ongoing 2014 TN Mobile CAF Women Championship.
In the final Group B games played on Saturday afternoon, South Africa booked their place in the semifinals by beating Algeria 5-1 at the Independence Stadium while Cameroon, top of the Group went down 1-0 to Ghana at the Sam Nujoma Stadium.
The Ghanaian women soccer team-alias the Black Queens on Saturday bowed out of the 9th TN mobile African Women Championship in style when they beat Cameroon's women soccer team 1-0 in the last matches of the group stages played here in the Capital at the Sam Nujoma Stadium.
Despite going out with two defeats and one victory, Brave Gladiators coach Jacqui Shipanga is proud of her team’s journey at the 2014 TN Mobile CAF Women Championship and looks ahead to the 2016 qualifiers for the continental women football showpiece.
Following another memorable and emotional performance in front of a packed Sam Nujoma stadium, the Brave Gladiators bide farewell to the 2014 TN Mobile CAF Women Championship with a 2-0 defeat to Nigeria on Friday night, while Cote d’Ivoire progressed despite being held 1-1 by Zambia.
The Golden Brave Gladiators will go for victory on Friday afternoon as they face Nigeria in their ultimate 2014 CAF Women Championship Group A game at the Sam Nujoma Stadium as they eye the semifinals.
Cameroon became the second team to qualify for the semifinals of the 2014 TN Mobile CAF Women Championship underway in Windhoek as they bested Algeria 2-0, while South Africa and Ghana played to a one-all draw in Group B action at the Independence Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.
Following her team’s 3-1 defeat against Ivory Coast on Tuesday night, Brave Gladiators coach Jacqui Shipanga said individual brilliance won the day for Ivory Coast in their 2014 CAF Women Championship encounter played at the Sam Nujoma stadium on Tuesday night.