Lebanese U17 Women Football NT are Arab Champions!

23 Feb. 2015- We are the U17 Women Arab Champions thank to our amazing national team U17 girls! They raised our flag high using their passion, determination and hard work. We are really proud of you.

By Following these girls’ training via social media (Facebook and twitter) you would definitely know that this national team under the supervision of its coach Hiba Jaafil aims for glory! The girls were determined to practice under any circumstances just to be ready for their upcoming competitions and today the hard work was payed off!

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Lebanese U17 Football National Team Girls! Photo Credits: Lebanese Women Football

The start was against Djibouti, our girls showed a great performance but Djibouti secured a point after a late equalizer the game ended with a draw 2-2. The girls were more than ready for their second win and they were able to score 7 goals against Qatar to lead their group and play against Algeria in the semi finals.

The girls defeated Algeria 1-0 to meet Djibouti in the final for a rematch! An early goal from Haneen Tamim in the 5th minute of the game gave Lebanon the advantage and the title.