South Africa’s national women football team Banyana Banyana will be seeking to qualify for 2016 African Women Championship. It is paramount that the team qualifies for all big tournaments.
Banyana Banyana hopes to beat Botswana in the two-leg qualifier. Banyana had previously beaten Botswana in the all Africa fame qualifies the previous year, It is expected to be an easy win. Also in 2014 for the Africa women championship, they did the same with a 9-0 win against Botswana. Things are really looking up for Banyana Banyana. With the assured victory over Botswana expected, they are certain to claim a spot in the AWC. The two-leg qualifier will be a test for Banyana since Olympics are just around the corner. The results will determine if there is a need to change the training tactics.
The friendly match they had with Cameroon showed that Banyana needs to improve their training. The draw with Cameroon in the friendly match was an indicator that a lot needs to be done. The results from the Botswana game will help the gauge their problems and improve in the problem areas.
The match is also important for Botswana, if they beat Banyana, it will be the first time in history for them to qualify for African Women Championships. And with the long standing rivalry between them, it is expected the two will come to a standstill.