Zimbabwe Senior women’s national soccer team kick started their campaign to win the Cosafa Women Championship in style after they defeated Angola 4-1 in a game that was full of offside and missed scoring opportunities for the Mighty Warriors
Angola who had last played in the Cosafa Womens Championship in 2008 is fielding a youthful squad in this tournament. An easy going for the Mighty Warriors who welcome the return of 2016 star striker Rudo Neshamba who scored a hat trick in today game.
It was Marvis Chirandu that opened the scoring in the 3rd minute courtesy of a good pass from Rudo Neshamba. 19th minute Neshamba welcomed herself back into the Mighty Warriors squad with a BEAUTY of a goal companied by a relaxed and chilled goal celebration.
44th minute a good long pass from the right wing and Neshamba header made it 3-0 for Zimbabwe. Angola scored their first goal in the 45+minutes before the ref had blown for half time. Rudo then scored her third five minutes into the second half and the game ended 4-1 with Neshamba winning the player of the match award.