Legendary Cameroon goalkeeper his Majesty Joseph Antoine Bell has paid the Volleyball Lionesses a surprised visit at the exit of their changing room before the start of their clash.
Bell who won 2 AFCONS with the Indomitable Lions and enjoyed a successful career in Europe greeted the girls one after the other as they left the changing room.
The business end of the 2019 African Women’s Volleyball Championship has started this Saturday at the 6th October Gymnast hall where holders Cameroon have a duty to react against host and 2003 Champions Egypt, following a 3 sets to 2 defeat in the last group game.
The Lionesses are looking forward to knock the host out of their own competition after finishing second in Pool B behind Kenya while Egypt finished top of pool A have already beaten Senegal 3 sets to zero to book a place in the final.
Cameroon vs Egypt
The semi final clashes have the potentials to produce results that see the finalistsof the last tournament (Kenya Vs Cameroon) meet again.
Coach Jean Rene Akono’s team has been Africa’s sensation in the last 2 years and the Lionesses have hardly gone on a run of 2 games without a win. So for Nana Christelle, Moma Laetitia and the rest the game is another chance to shine in the presence of Joseph Antoine Bell.
The game is program to kick off at 8:50 local time.
Angu Lesley in Cairo