Mighty Warriors leave for COSAFA Championship

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The Mighty Warriors have left for South Africa ahead of the 2018 COSAFA Women Championship.

Coach Sithethelelwe Sibanda named a 20-member squad for the tournament that includes experienced Rutendo Makore, Chido Dzingirai, Nobuhle Majika, Danao Bhobho and Erina Jeke.

This year’s edition is set to start on the 12th of September and runs until the 22nd of the month.

Zimbabwe are in Group C alongside Namibia, Swaziland and Uganda. They take on Namibia in their first group game on September 13.

Goalkeepers: Dzingirai Chido (Correctional Queens), Rauli Shebba (Auckaland Queens), Magwede Lindiwe (Cyclone Stars).

Defenders: Majika Nobuhle (MSU Queens) Bhobho Danai (Harare City Queens), Nobukhosi Ncube (Correctional Queens,) Mutokuto Lynett (Black Rhinos Queens) Makoto Sheila (Blue Swallows Queens), Sithembile Nyoni (Weerams Queens).

Midfielders: Msipa Emmaculate (Black Rhinos Queens) Nyaumwe Marjory (Black Rhinos Queens) Chiparausha Kudzanai (Blue Swallows Queens) Chirandu Mavis (Black Rhinos Queens) Muzongondi Felistas (Black Rhinos Queens)

Strikers: Makore Rutendo (Black Rhinos Queens), Kabwe Berita (Correctional Queens), Mutasa Shamiso (Harare City Queens), Jeke Erina (Correctional Queens), Mafuruse Maudy (Faith Drive Queens), Nyama Susan (Herentals Queens)