Alfred Foloko, the National Olympic Committee of Zambia (NCOZ) President, praised Zambia’s ladies’ football crew after their triumph against Cameroon made sure about the country’s first Olympic billet in the game for a long time.
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They are the main ladies’ group from the nation to meet all requirements for the Olympic football rivalry. Zambia has just equipped for in men’s football previously – for the Moscow 1980 and Seoul 1988 Games – arriving at the quarter-finals in the last mentioned.
Foloko noticed that the Copper Queens had won against a monster of African football, with Cameroon the present African bosses. As the Olympic Movement in Zambia, we are extremely cheerful and glad for this accomplishment and I might want to send my hottest congrats to the group for meeting all requirements to the Tokyo Olympic Games, he said.
We are very glad for these inconceivably gifted and capable young ladies whose surprising resolve, strength, and responsibility has not just served to support their athletic exhibition and standing, yet additionally the permeability and eminence of Zambia on the world stage.
Zambia lost the primary leg 3-2 yet won 2-1 on Zambian soil to progress on away objectives. FIFA President Gianni Infantino has likewise complimented the group on the accomplishment, calling it no uncertainty, the aftereffect of difficult work, energy, and duty, reports Goal.
The incorporation of the ladies’ football crew implies Zambia will have their greatest group at an Olympics since Seoul 1988, with three fighters fitting the bill to date just as 200 meters sprinter Sydney Siame.