Banyana coach Ellis praises her young team

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Banyana Banyana coach Desiree Ellis (left) and her young squad won the Cosafa Women’s Championship at the weekend.
Banyana Banyana coach Desiree Ellis (left) and her young squad won the Cosafa Women’s Championship at the weekend.

Banyana Banyana coach Desiree Ellis expressed great joy after her youthful squad brought the country a fourth consecutive Cosafa Women’s Championship title and seventh overall at the weekend.

She looked back to the day she selected her squad dominated by youngsters and how they worked hard to make it to the final and walk away victorious: 2-1 over Botswana in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

“It’s been 25 days and today was the day we had been working towards.

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