Ayub Khalifa (R) with his technical team that won COSAFA
Uganda U17 girls team under the guidance of women football ‘prophet‘ Ayub Khalifa won the inaugural COSAFA U17 Girls Championship, just concluded in Mauritius after beating South Africa 2-1 on final with Juliet Nalukenge and Fauzia Najjemba appearing on the score sheet.
After lifting the trophy, reactions and congratulation messages started to flood from all corners especially social media platforms with women football lovers giving opinion and ideas towards the direction of women football in Uganda.
The former Kawempe Muslim goal poacher and currently at South Western Oklahoma State University, Sandra Nabweteme in her statement wrote on her official Facebook page, she insinuated about the change of technical team at senior national women’s team the Crested Cranes if Uganda is to win games and tournaments.
All said and done! Get me a better coach and will win you games and tournaments!!! If you know you know
Congrats UGANDA” Sandra Nabweteme wrote on her Facebook page after U17 girls win COSAFA championship as gets.
The foreseers in women football fretanity interpreted the statement of the national player, as that she calls for a change at the technical team of of Crested Cranes where the Kampala Queens tactician and Elite League delegate, Bulega Farida is the head coach.
Sandra Nabweteme last featured for Crested Cranes when the side lost to Ethiopia in Olympic games qualifiers, early this year.
But apart from Sandra a number of women football coaches, administrators and fans requesting the football governing body, FUFA to trust Kawempe Muslim head coach and one of the pioneers of Elite league, Ayub Khalifa with the National team, claiming that he has everything to make Uganda a glory in women football on the continent.
“We told you when the right team selection is done with the right coaches…we gonna be great in women football!! 🇺🇬🇺🇬🇺🇬 so so talented guys im dying of joy🕺🏼💃🏽👯🏽 😍😁⚽⚽
Bulega en gogolimbo out” reaction from social media.
“This generation of girls is on another level. Whatever Ayub is doing is phenomenal. 🙌🏾🇺🇬🇺🇬🇺🇬
I just don’t understand why with such incredible statistics and brilliant brains is not a crested Cranes head Coach??
Alot of reactions came from all corners and it’s in hands of the governing body to pay a deaf ear and continue with Multitasked Faridah Bulega or to hear a call from the society.