Ethiopia finally got off the mark at the ongoing maiden CECAFA U-18 Women’s Championship with a 2-0 victory over Burundi on Sunday evening.
Emush Daniel opened the scoring half an hour into the game and Ethiopia’s first goal in the competition.
Few minutes into the second stanza , Daniel added another to extend the lead.
Burundi had an opportunity earlier missed after they failed to convert a penalty.
The win saw Ethiopia recover from the poor start after two narrow defeats to Uganda and hosts Tanzania.
In the other fixture at Azam complex , the Hosts pipped Zanzibar 1-0 to record their third consecutive win.
Inform Aisha Juma scored the all important goal after a haul from the goalkeeper to take her tally to three goals.
Tanzania now boost a chance to clinch the championship with their final game against Uganda.
Uganda play Burundi next month on match day four.
Aisha Juma – 3
Daniel Emush – 2
Allen Nassazi – 1
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