Tanzania unveils AFCON 2019 squad

Harambee Stars opponents in this year’s Africa Cup of Nations Tanzania have unveiled a team that will take part in the continental event this June in Cairo Egypt. 

Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke has included 15-year-old Kelvin John Pius in his initial 39-man squad.

With only a month left now before the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations; AFCON kicks off in Cairo Egypt, teams have intensified their preparations that will see national team Harambee Stars battle with neighbours Tanzania, Senegal and Algeria in group C.

Tanzania head coach Emmanuel Amuneke has included 15-year-old Kelvin John Pius in his initial 39-man squad.

John scored in Tanzania’s opening game of Under 17 African Nations Championship; CHAN as they lost 5-4 to Nigeria and went onto play in the losses to Uganda and Angola as the hosts, failed to qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament.

Meanwhile, Harambee Stars is set to travel to France for a training camp in the next two weeks as the Sebastian Migne side seeks to intensify training ahead of the continental event.

Kenya will open the campaign with a match against Algeria on 23rd next month then lock horns with Tanzania on 27th same month.

  

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