Namibia (Brave Gladiators) head coach, Jaqueline Shipanga has announced her squad to compete at the TN Mobile 9th African Women Championship, Namibia 2014.
The hosts unveiled a 21-player squad which included regulars such as captain and defender Uerikondjera Kasaona, playmaker Zenatha Coleman and midfielder Thomalina Adams making the final selection.
Jaqueline Shipanga had to pick from the 24-players at her disposal, she commmented on the CAF official website: “As I said before, I worked with these girls for so many years and I know what they can do and they all deserve to be around but the rules are clear we need only 21. We have the option of having a shortlist of players namely Anna Shikesho and Novata Paulus, who will be ready to ship in once there are injuries or something major to any of the 21 players before the competition starts”.
Namibia are in Group A at the 2014 African Women’s Championship, alongside Zambia, Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire. View the TN Mobile 9th African Women’s Championship Groups.
The hosts kick off their tournament campaign against Zambia at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on 11 October. View the full TN Mobile 9th African Women’s Championship fixtures.
Namibia squad for the TN Mobile 9th African Women’s Championship:
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