One Down One More To Go- South Africa Has London 2012 on Their Mind
|Banyana celebrates their qualification|
In the light of this, the South African Football Association's women's soccer committee member,Nomsa Mahlangu has pledge the association's undying support for the Banyana,“We are going to support them to do well in Mozambique and also qualify for the Olympics". As they prepare for the tasks ahead, The Banyana's technical staff member,Jerry Laka called on the team to give their all in order to better the record set by the class of 2003 Banyanas who won a silver medal at the All Africa Games in Nigeria.
Nigeria Lick Their Wounds After Ghana Spanking
"We just have to take it that way because it's all part of the game. It would have been great to have our women's team in the All-Africa Games because that would have meant one gold medal guaranteed. But it is not going to happen and we must not lose focus.
"The FIFA Women's World Cup is starting in Germany next month and we are in the final round of the qualifying race for the London Olympics. We must ensure the team is adequately prepared for the World Cup and that we don't falter in the last round of the Olympics qualifying against another tricky team like Equatorial Guinea," said Amadu.Nigeria will have to recover quickly from the Ghana defeat since Equatorial Guinea are seeking to revenge their loss to Nigeria at the 2010 African Women's Championship final.