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Maryango wins MTG Primary School Tournament!

Kilifi Kenya (4th July, 2015) - Maryango primary school was crowned the winners of the 2015 MTG primary school tournament. The finals were played on 4th July, 2015 at Karisa Maitha stadium in...Read more

MTG United under 16 wins the East Africa Cup 2015

KILIFI, KENYA (June 30, 2015) - The MTG United under 16 year team has won the East Africa Cup. In 2012, the team reached the finals of the annual event, but lost. This year, MTG's selection of...Read more

MTG Primary School Tournament Finals

KILIFI, KENYA (June 30, 2015)  - The semifinals and finals of the 13th edition of the MTG primary school football tournament for girls' teams will be held on Saturday 4th July 2015...Read more

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The situation of women’s football in Kenya

By cvandam - Posted on 04 July 2015

Mejumaa Mwakaramu, from Matuga Primary School, the prize winner of the MTG essay competition about 'Girls  & Football' writes in her essay: 'When girls participate in football, like boys, they become famous and get the chance to travel to many places to represent their country. A female footballer will also be treated equal as a boy because she can play even better than male players.

Maryango wins MTG Primary School Tournament!

By cvandam - Posted on 04 July 2015

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Kilifi Kenya (4th July, 2015) - Maryango primary school was crowned the winners of the 2015 MTG primary school tournament. The finals were played on 4th July, 2015 at Karisa Maitha stadium in Kilifi town. In an exciting final, it was Maryango that beat Kawala primary school with 3 -2.

Maryango primary school first beat Bogamachuko primary school with 1 - 0 in their group match.  Followed by a 3 -0 win against Mwamivi primary school. Kawala primary school found their way to the finals with a 3-1 win against Sokoke primary school and a 2-2 draw against Mnarani primary school.

MTG United under 16 wins the East Africa Cup 2015

By cvandam - Posted on 30 June 2015

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KILIFI, KENYA (June 30, 2015) - The MTG United under 16 year team has won the East Africa Cup. In 2012, the team reached the finals of the annual event, but lost. This year, MTG's selection of players younger than 16 year won the final after a tough match and a thrilling penalty shoot-out against Buguruni Youth from Tanzania. Salama Ali and and Lilian Nyongo brought the cup to Kilifi with their perfectly taken penalties. With thanks also to keeper Zainab Mwalimu who saved one of the opponents' penalties.

MTG Primary School Tournament Finals

By cvandam - Posted on 30 June 2015

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KILIFI, KENYA (June 30, 2015)  - The semifinals and finals of the 13th edition of the MTG primary school football tournament for girls' teams will be held on Saturday 4th July 2015 at Karisa Maitha stadium in Kilifi. Six teams that played in the group matches in Bamba, Vitengeni, Ganze, Kilifi North/South, Kaloleni and Kwale have qualified for the final matches.

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Girls and women in Kilifi District, Kenya are some of the world’s poorest and most disadvantaged people. Low retention in school, early and unintended pregnancies and vulnerability to HIV/AIDS trap them in a cycle of poverty. Moving the Goalposts Kilifi (MTG) uses football to empower girls and young women, helping them to fulfill their potential both on and off the football field.