Kenya’s Junior Starlets, the national under 17 soccer team will be chasing the the slot to represent Kenya at the 2022 Women’s World Cup Qualifiers.
The under 17 side has been drawn against Rwanda, South Sudan, Eritrea, DRC Congo and Equatorial Guinea in pool A.
The competition has 29 teams in contention, but only 10 teams will play in the main contest. The remaining 19 teams were exempted from the main competition due to poor FIFA ranking.
The first round matches are scheduled for January 14 to 29, while the second round of matches are scheduled for March.
The junior Harambee Starlets are scheduled to fly to the city of Malabo to face Equatorial Guinea in their first leg.
At the same time, Eritrea will host South Sudan, while DRC Congo welcomes Rwanda.
Senegal will play host to Sierra Leone, while Benin take on Mauritania in the Pool B contest.