Mighty Warriors beat Egypt in international friendly

Mighty Warriors beat Egypt in international friendly

The Mighty Warriors have beaten Egypt 2-1 in an international friendly played at Rufaro Stadium this afternoon.

Maud Mafuruse opened the scoring with a 13th minute header following Greater Bande’s cross.  The Mighty Warriors continued to dominate proceedings and added a second goal in the 27th minute through Tonderai Masango.

Halftime came with Zimbabwe having a comfortable 2-0 lead.

Egypt can back a much improved and four minutes after the resumption pulled one back through Alain Shukry.

Chances continued to fall for both side and Kuda Basopo though she had added a third for the Mighty Warriors but saw her effort ruled out for offside

Both teams were using the match to prepare for the African Women’s Cup of Nations set for Cameroon in November this year.

Zimbabwe is in Group A alongside Egypt ,South Africa and Cameroon.

Zimbabwe XI:

Magwede,Majika,P.Ncube,Bhobho,Mutyavaviri,Bhamu,Bhande,Nyaumwe,Mafuruse,Masango,Kabwe

 

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