South Sudan’s Vice President Taban Deng sees off U-20 Women’s team
Uganda has accepted to host a 2020 FIFA U-20 World Cup Women’s qualifier between South Sudan and Algeria.
The first leg which will see South Sudan host Algeria on January 19th at the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo.
First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan, His Excellency Taban Deng Gai met the team on Wednesday in his office and wished them the best of luck. ‘Go and represent the country well,” said the First Vice President.
The winner after two legs will qualify for the next round of the qualifiers. South Sudan opted to play the game in Kampala because the Juba National Stadium is still under going reconstruction.
The 2020 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup will be the 10th edition of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, the biennial international women’s
The 2020 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup that will be hosted by Costa Rica and Panama. Since its inception in 2002 as the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship the age limit was raised from 19 to 20 in 2008.
South Sudan Football Association (SSFA) started the National Women’s Cup last year before entered the national team in the 2019 CECAFA Senior Women’s Challenge Cup in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.