The Panama U-20 women's team directed by coach Raiza Gutierrez is already in Guatemala.
Gutierrez leads a group of 18 players who are ready to see action in the U20 Championship of the Central American Football Union (Uncaf).
The tournament, which serves as preparation for the Concacaf U-20 Premundial, will take place in Guatemalan lands, from Monday November 11 to Sunday November 17.
"The tournament is important since the Premundial is coming and so we can see how the girls are doing," Gutierrez said in statements to the social networks of the Panamanian Soccer Federation.
The Panamanian coach mentioned the importance of working in the order of the team and being able to maintain possession of the ball.
– FEPAFUT (@fepafut) November 8, 2019
A total of 18 players set off from Panama on Saturday night and they only count the hours for their debut.
Panamanian girls are located in group C next to Honduras Y Nicaragua.
Panama He will play his first game on Monday, November 11 against Honduras at noon. Then they will return to the court on Wednesday, November 13, at the same time, before Nicaragua. All matches will be played at the stadium Progress Cements of artificial grass.
The winner of the group will advance to the next phase and will face the first place of group A and B.
In group A they are Guatemala, Cuba Y Belize while in B are Costa Rica, The Savior Y Dominican Republic.
The tournament format points to 70-minute games.
The team that adds the most points in the next qualifying phase will take the title.
Recall that the Central American tournament serves as preparation for the Concacaf U-20 Premundial, to be held next year.
Selection # PanamaSub20Fem He continues his training preparing to face the Women's U20 Tournament @UNCAF to be held in Guatemala from November 11 to 17. Those directed by Raiza Gutierrez travel on Saturday and debut on Monday against Honduras. #AllWe arePanamapic.twitter.com/5cxcGoavXn
– FEPAFUT (@fepafut) November 7, 2019
List of Summoned
Gilary Vasquez – West Panama
Daisurys Rosales – CAI La Chorrera
Wendy Natis – University CD
Hillary Jaen – Tauro FC
Ana Rodriguez – CAI La Chorrera
Yatmilia Gonzalez – CAI La Chorrera
Ismeray Avila – University CD
Yirsi Salas – Alianza FC
Deysire Salazar – Tauro FC
Andrea Stanziola – CAI La Chorrera
Daniela Ventura – Tauro FC
Maria Guevara – University
Gloria Saenz – SD Atletico Nacional
Whitney De Obaldia – Tauro FC
Shayari Camarena – Sporting SM
Yeisy Fuentes – Tauro FC
Anuvis Angulo – Tauro FC
Isidra Vanegas – Veraguas FC