Dinknesh Ã¢â‚¬Å“LucyÃ¢â‚¬Â qualifies for African Women Soccer Championship finals
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Ethiopian women national soccer team Ã¢â‚¬Å“DinkneshÃ¢â‚¬Â (Lucy) qualified to the finals of the African Women Championship (AWC) after defeating its Tanzanian counterpart, the Twiga Stars, 1-0 in the return leg match played here today.
The Ethiopian team has thus qualified on a 3-1 aggregate score following its 2-1 victory in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia two weeks ago.
The Ethiopian team dominated the match and scored its lone goal thanks to Birtukan Gebrekristos 65 minutes into the game, according to a report posted by the Addis Ababa-based EthioFootball.com.
Tanzania – Ethiopia (1-2 & 0-1) – 0-3 on aggregate
Mozambique – Ivory Coast (0-7)
South Africa – Zambia (3-1)
Senegal – Morocco (0-0)
Nigeria – Zimbabwe (2-0)
Cameroon – Ghana (1-1)