Friendly Why Tanzania stands to benefit from FIFA Series tournament – Morroco

Tanzania national team ‘Taifa Stars’ Interim coach Hemed Morroco has emphasised on the importance of the upcoming FIFA Series tournament saying it will greatly contribute to the development and performance of the team.

Taifa Stars will be the only team from the East and Central Africa (CECAFA) zone selected to compete in the newly introduced 2024 FIFA Series, the pilot project. The 2024 FIFA Series, the pilot project is expected to run from 18 to 26 March this year.

“These matches are excellent and crucial for us because they will help build our players and elevate their standards,” he remarked.

Furthermore, he highlighted that the FIFA Series will assist the national team in maintaining and improving its competitive edge, as international matches of this caliber are highly valuable.

“These competitions will also aid our team in fostering good chemistry within the squad respectively,” he explained.

Algeria, Azerbaijan, Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka will be the hosts of the first FIFA Series this month.Tanzania (CAF) will feature in the Azerbaijan showdown which also includes hosts (UEFA), Bulgaria (UEFA) and Mongolia (AFC).

Algeria includes the host Algeria (CAF), Andorra (UEFA), Bolivia (CONMEBOL), South Africa (CAF) and Saudi Arabia ‘A’, includes Cabo Verde (CAF), Cambodia (AFC), Equatorial Guinea (CAF), Guyana (Concacaf).

Another series is Saudi Arabia ‘B’, which consists of Bermuda (Concacaf), Brunei Darussalam (AFC), Guinea (CAF), Vanuatu (OFC) and Sri Lanka (AFC) hosts Bhutan (AFC), Central African Republic (CAF) and Papua New Guinea (OFC).

Dennis Mabuka

Dennis Mabuka is a seasoned Kenyan journalist with 18 years of experience covering sports events. He is currently a sport content creator with

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *