COSAFA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP
KAMPALA - The Uganda National women football team, Crested Cranes has been invited to take part in the Cosafa Women’s Championship.
Crested Cranes and giants Cameroon are the two guest teams that will feature in the football event scheduled for September 12-22 in South Africa.
Cameroon, who will be making their debut in this competition were runners-up at the 2016 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations while Uganda finished second in the just concluded CECAFA Women Challenge Cup in Rwanda.
Uganda will be the third East African country to feature in the Cosafa Women’s Championship after Tanzania (2011) and Kenya (2017).
Uganda and Cameroon will be joined by ten Cosafa sides such as defending champions South Africa and runners-up Zimbabwe.
Other countries to grace the competition will include; Zambia, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia and Swaziland.