National women’s soccer team Harambee Starlets finished 4th at this year’s CECAFA Women championship which concluded Friday in Kigali Rwanda.
Starlets, who wore a favorites tag heading into the championship, found the going tough in the 5 nation tourney managing 4 points from 4 games following 2 losses one win and one draw.
Tanzania’s Kilimanjaro Queens retained the title after finishing top of the Chart with 7 points edging out Uganda on goal difference.
Ethiopia finished third while hosts Rwanda wound up 4th on 4 points.The tournament which attracted only five countries after other member nations failed to enter teams was partly funded by football’s world governing body, Fifa
Tanzania was awarded Ksh. 250,000 in prize money while first runners up, Uganda walked away with Ksh.150,000 as Ethiopia pocketed Ksh.100,000.