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.
Former Minister of Youth and Sports Pendukeni Ithana today implored the Brave Gladiators to gallantly march to victory in their crucial 2014 CAF Women Championship encounter against Ivory Coast at the Sam Nujoma Stadium tonight.
Day-two of the ninth edition of the TN Mobile CAF Women Championship saw late narrow victories for Cameroon and Algeria over South Africa and Ghana respectively in Group B at the Windhoek’s Independence Stadium on Sunday.