Two wrongs don’t make a right


It's been more than a year since the 2019 Women's World Cup happened in France. Most people I'd like to believe, apart from analysing players growth and development patterns, and reflecting back on their national teams outcome from that month, have pretty much moved on. Except yours truly, at least I'd like to believe.

Why AWCON 2020 was cancelled


The Chairperson of the CAF Organizing Committee for Women’s Football Isha Johanssen has explained CAF's decision to cancel the 2020 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations. The CAF official, who also doubles up as the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) President also explained that logistical dilemmas contributed largely to the cancellation of the event.

How I got into football – with Brenda Mongina


Newly signed Kayole Starlets defender Brenda Mongina knows this all too well. Her interest in the beautiful game began in primary school where she played mostly as a goalkeeper and occasionally as a defender. It is no surprise that she was the only girl in the team.

What’s The Fuss? Coaches switching from women’s to men’s football


Telegraph Women's Sport published an article titled "England Women's job always three year stepping stone to club football, says Phil Neville". Going by the headline, you can definitely tell that it stirred up a hot debate, yet again. It is not the first, and probably not the last time that we'll hear of a male coach switching to men's from women's football.

Neddy Atieno: Four of my best matches for Harambee Starlet


Former Kenyan international Neddy Atieno is a player that fans of the women’s national team Harambee Starlets will know all too well. From her trademark speedy runs down the wings to her firing touch in front of goal, she has produced some very memorable moments dorning the Kenya colours. 

Africa Women’s Regional Competitions Have Been Long Over Due, Associations Finally Heed That Call


African regional bodies have finally ‘smelt the coffee’ as it were and arrived to the party that is women’s football. For quite a while now, female national teams have had games that are few and far in between. Thus, the FIFA international break has literally been just that – a break riddled with inactivity that has seen quite a number of nations unranked by the world governing body. 

What’s it like to coach a team of the opposite sex? Vihiga Queens head coach Alumirah provides the insight


With over 15 years of coaching experience in football, Alex Alumirah is one of the most successful tacticians in women's football in Kenya. He has led his current outfit Vihiga Queens to an unprecedented three consecutive Kenya Women's Premier League (KWPL) titles in 2017, 2018 & 2019 and will be keen to extend their dominance as and when the league resumes.

Turkish Women’s Cup 2020: Kenya’s opponents and what they should expect


The women's national football team Harambee Starlets will open their campaign in their maiden Turkish Women's Cup, also the Alanya Gold City Cup against Northern Ireland B on Wednesday at the Gold City Sports Complex.