The head coach of the Under 17 national selection of Tanzania, Oscar Miriambo has told kick442.com that 16 year old forward John Kevin will be available for selection this Saturday when Tanzania challenge 5 times champions in the 2019 Under 17 AFCOn opening game in Dar Es Salaam.

The Wonder-kid on the books of the books of House of Talents Academy I Tanzania was taken off in the first segment of Tanzania’s 2-1 win in the FERWAFA & BINEWA Sports Management Invitational tournament clash against Cameroon in Kigali less than 10 days ago.

Born on the 10th of June 2003,the forward is already developing an exceptional CV for himself.

He was on target on 8 occasions for Tanzania in the qualifiers and has scored 14 goals and 6 assists for the national team.

John Kevin and John Edmund are expected to lead the Tanzanian team when the tournament begins for them against Nigeria on Saturday.

Angu Lesley in Dar Es Salaam

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