The count down to the 2019 women’s World cup is on and as the Lioness kicked off for France, some of them have promised to do all they can to defend Cameroon.

Speaking to after their 1-0 victory in a test match at home, they assured their determination to keep Cameroon’s hopes alive.

To Henriette Michelle Akaba, “The fact that I left my club during the championship and came here to prepare for the world cup, I think I have advanced. I know I have set the standards and I am ready to represent the nation.”

Michelle’s teammate Michaela Abam believes more in fruits from a collective game. “We will continue to learn from each other and develop a good play style. We are definitely not the finished products, we are not done but so it’s good. I’m excited that I still have a long way to go as an individual but besides, I have some great players to help me in this. I am very blessed to be here and can just promise Cameroonians to expect a game ofΒ passion.Β We have prepared and they can look forth for what will come next.”

As the France boulevard approach, Cameroonians and football lovers in particular have as aspirations to see an indomitable Lioness squad perform well in the Women’s biggest football event.

Mangek Promise Ngum