Indomitable Lionesses striker,Henriette Michele Akaba Edoa,26 has been in fine form since her return to Cameroon to Camp and better prepare for the 2019 Women’s FIFA World Cup coming up next Month France.
The AS FAP forward has made the most of the minutes given her by Cameroon head coach Alain Djeumfa scoring 2 goals in Cameroon’s last 4 World Cup Warm up games out of the country.
Akaba was on target on Thursday evening to against Spanish side Levante as Cameroon got an impressive 4 nil win to shake-off worries of a same-score defeat to Spain 5 days earlier.
Akaba came from the bench got Cameroon’s fourth goal in the 64th minute of the game to seal a 4 nil win over the 3rd best team in La Liga last term. She also came from the bench to score in a 2-1 win over Croatia in China in April’s camp with Magdalene Ngono Mani getting the other goal.
“I am particularly excited about this one,the hunger to show the World how much work we have done is huge.Most young girls in Africa dream to play football for their National Teams, but not all realize the dream,we are lucky that hard work has taken us this far,personally I feel very light and ready to go,this is unarguably my best feeling before a major tournament.
The Hunger is there and I am really excited we can make represent fatherland in style in France,this win against a very good team puts us in the right frame of mind as we continue working” Akaba told kick442.com
Cameroon is finalizing preparation for the country’s second Women’s World Cup appearance in Spain before heading to France with expectation from Cameroonians to see the Lionesses do more than what they did in their debut campaign in 2015 in Cananda.