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FKF Cup Women’s quarter-finalist confirmed

Monday, March 25th, 2024 10:41 | By
Ulinzi Starlets warm-up ahead of their match . PHOTO/FKF Women's Cup/Facebook.
FKF WPL side Ulinzi Starlets warm-up ahead of their match . PHOTO/FKF Cup/Facebook.

Ulinzi Starlets dominated their FKF Women’s Cup Round of 16 match against Royal Starlets, securing a commanding 3-0 victory on Sunday, March 24, 2024, at the Ndura Sports Complex.

Fasila Adhiambo set the tone for Ulinzi Starlets with a goal in the 22nd minute, swiftly followed by another in the 34th minute, completing her brace and extending her team's lead to 2-0 by halftime.

FKF Cup win for Ulinzi

In the second half, Linda Kihara sealed the deal for Ulinzi Starlets with a goal in the 66th minute, solidifying their victory with a final score of 3-0.

Ulinzi Starlets players ahead of the FKF Super Cup. PHOTO/FKF Women's Cup
Ulinzi Starlets players ahead of the FKF Super Cup. PHOTO/FKF Cup

Meanwhile, at the Nakuru Showgrounds, Zetech Sparks secured their spot in the quarterfinals with a dominant 4-0 win over Vickers Queens.

FC Milima Queens and Kisiwa Starlets also booked their spots in the quarterfinals after defeating FKF Women Premier League sides Nakuru City Queens and Vihiga Queens, respectively, on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at Sudi Stadium.

The first half of the matches ended in stalemates, but the second half saw a shift in momentum. Barbara Masitsa opened the scoring for Milima Queens in the 47th minute, followed by a brace from Eunice Nabwoba in the 81st and 88th minutes, securing a 3-0 victory.

In the early kick-off at Sudi Stadium, Kisiwa Starlets edged past Vihiga Queens with a sole goal in the 32nd minute, courtesy of Shamim Makokha.

Ulinzi Starlets players iin a prematch warrm-up. PHOTO/FKF Women's Cup.
Ulinzi Starlets players iin a prematch warrm-up. PHOTO/FKF Cup.

At MamboLeo Stadium, Kenya Police Bullets secured their quarterfinal berth by defeating KISPED with a 2-0 victory. Lucy Kwekwe found the back of the net in the 31st minute, followed by Diana Wacera's goal in the 54th minute, sealing their team's progression.

Ladies now shift focus to the quarters while the men's FKF Cup is scheduled for the round of 16 with top matches slated to take place after the International break.

FKF Cup

Round of 16 Results

Saturday, March 23, 2024

  1. Kisiwa Starlets 1-0 Vihiga Queens (Sudi Stadium)
  2. Milima Queens 3-0 Nakuru City Queens (Sudi Stadium)
  3. KISPED 0-2 Kenya Police Bullets (Mamboleo Stadium)

Sunday, March 24, 2024

  1. Royal Starlets 0-3 Ulinzi Starlets (Ndura Sports Complex)
  2. Vickers Queens 0-4 Zetech Sparks (ASK Showgrounds)
  3. Kangemi Ladies 1-0  Kayole Starlet (Ruaraka Grounds)
  4. Equity Queens 0-2 Bungoma Queens (Ruaraka Grounds)
  5. Acakoro Ladies 1-3 Kibera Soccer Ladies (Ruaraka Grounds)

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