Kenya qualifies for the knock out stage in COPA Coca Cola tournament

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Kenya started the second match on a high at the inaugural Copa Coca Cola under 16 Africa championship scoring the fastest goal so far in the competition .

It took sensational striker Isa Rashid in the 1st minute putting the hosts in front against Botswana in the tournament being played in Nakuru county.

Kenya qualified to the knock out stage after Botswana were held by Ethiopia to a barren draw yesterday and  coming into this match Botswana needed to concede less than 9 goals to secure their place in the quarter finals.

It looked like Kenya were to massacre the South African side to repeat the fete against Ethiopia where Kenya beat them 11 goals to one in the opening day of the competition but the team kept possession in their half.

In the 29th minute shamuni  answar scored the second goal for Kenya.

The 1st half ended by 2 goals to nil . the second half started slowly with kenya enjoying possession in their half.

In the dying moments Kenya scored the 3rd goal 16 year old Kyallo beat the offside trap after a cross from no. Was deflected in the box. Kenya topped group A with 6 points while Botswana finished second same points with Ethiopia but had a good goal difference. In the second match of the day

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