Twiga coach unveils squad

Twiga Stars head coach Charles Mkwasa

Twiga Stars head coach Charles Mkwasa yesterday unveiled a provisional squad of 30 players who would embark on training ahead of international meets next month.

Mkwasa said the team would start training sessions three times a week at the Karume Memorial Stadium effective tomorrow.

The squad is expected to be trimmed to 25 players after two weeks training. The final line-up would then camp at the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) hostel ahead of the international friendlies to be announced later by the soccer body.

During the two-week training stint, players would be off the campus.

Out of the 30 selected players 13 are new comers.
More players from Mwanza, Mara, Zanzibar, Arusha and Dodoma would also be added in the future so as the team to portray national image.

Players have been selected during the just ended Dar es Salaam women soccer league won by Mndela Queens over the weekend.

The full line up of players and their respective clubs are:
Goalkeepers: Fatuma Omary (Sayari), Zena Juma (Mndela), Mwasiti Juma (Tanzanite) and Tausi Ally (Emima).

Defenders: Polikeria Chalaji and Sophia Mwasikili (Sayari), Mwajuma Abdallah and Helena Peter (JKT),  Fatuma Hassan, Fatuma Hatibu, Biasha Ally and Mwanaidi Tamba (Mburahati), Zainab Seseme (Tanzanite), Juddy Hassan ( Evergreen), Happiness Kampawi (Emima) and Suzan Komba (Mndela).

Midfielders: Eveline Sekikubo and Zena Hamisi (Mburahati), Fatuma Bushiri and Neema Kaojo (Mndela), Fridoline Daudi (JKT) and Merry Masatu (Sayari).

Strikers: Mwanahamisi Omary, Fadhila Kilele and Asha Rashidi (Mburahati), Hindu Mharami (Tanzanite), Etoo Mlenzi (JKT), Aziza Lugendo (Mndela) and Fatuma Omary and Ester Chabruma (Sayari).


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