Warriors target Madagascar in CHAN qualifers

The Braves Warriors departs for Madagascar on Wednesday morning for the final round first leg match in the 2020 CAF African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifers.

Interim coach Bobby Samaria will name his final 23 Warriors after tonight’s training session and have made it clear that the goal remain to get a positive result away from home.

‘”Just like we did with Comoros and Eritrea away from home, we need to continue that kind of start and finish the job at home. We have the players to do so and again we bank on them to make the work easy for us as coaches. We have so much talent and it’s all about finding the right balance”, Samaria.

He coach adds that Madagascar won’t be easy opponent on Sunday 22 September and adds that thier ranking won’t matter on the day.

” They had a good AFCON campaign and ate ranked higher than us and that gives them motivation but we have the right to get the good result and we are capable of that. I just hope the boys will have the same hunger and determination they have showed thus far”, Samaria states.

Apart from the usual suspects, Wangu Gome, Petrus Shitembi and Pat-Nevin Uanivi are part of training group.

The team will fly out on Wednesday and the match will be on Sunday 22 September. They return to Windhoek by Tuesday, 24 September.