Yesterday the Togo National Ladies team, including Futurestars players Odette and Amira, boarded an Air Côte d’Ivoire flight to Abidjan to play in the WAFU Nations Cup representing their country.
Raman Ibrahim, Futurestars manager in Togo commented:
“I am so proud that through our education and sport project, two children are now crossing borders, leaving their home country for the first time and will represent our nation at the highest level.”
Odette and Amira are competing in the first-ever women’s championship in the sub-Sahara running from February 14-24 featuring the seven countries in the West African Zone B with Senegal appearing as guest country.
Their first match is 15th February Togo vs Senegal. Togo will be dressed in green, Senegal in white & yellow, kick off 1600 hours at the Treicheville Sports Park. The match will be broadcast on RTI1