Lady Doves (Uganda), PVP FC (Burundi) Simba Queens (Tanzania)
Commercial Bank FC (Ethiopia), Yei Joint Stars FC (South Sudan), New Generation (Zanzibar)
Scandinavian WFC (Rwanda), FAD Club (Djibouti), Vihiga Queens (Kenya)
Africa’s ruling body is exploring the possibility of qualifiers – should they happen – on a regional basis, along the lines of the various zonal unions in a bid to save money on expensive travel costs.
FUFA Women Super League Champions Lady Doves has been pitted in the same group (Group A) alongside Tanzania’s Simba Queens and Burundi’s PVC FC in the CECAFA Zonal Qualifiers.
Both Simba Queens and PVC FC were Champions of their leagues in Tanzania and Burundi respectively.
The draw had a total of 9 teams and these were divided into three groups.
Group B has Commercial Bank FC (Ethiopia), Yei Joint Stars FC (South Sudan) and New Generation (Zanzibar)
The final pool (Group C) also has three teams including Scandinavian WFC (Rwanda), FAD Club (Djibouti) and hosts Vihiga Queens (Kenya)
The Zonal Qualifiers will kickoff on 17th July to 1st August in Nairobi, Kenya with the Champion earning a slot to represent CECAFA in the inaugural edition in Egypt later this year.