Kenyan Coach Beldine Odemba Selected For FIFA Women Scholarship Program

Beldine Odemba FIFA
Beldine Odemba [Photo/Courtesy]

Kenyan female coach Beldine Odemba has been selected for FIFA’s Coach Education Scholarships.

The U20 national team coach is amongst 47 coaches selected for the FIFA program that is designed to increase the number of female coaches working in football.

Faridah Bulega from Uganda is the only other East African on the list.

Also Read: FIFA Bans Russian Anthem And Flag In International Matches

The program seeks to offer talented female coaches and/or players financial support to further their coaching education, along with career development mentoring, and networking opportunities.

Former Canadian national team player Carmelina Moscato, who benefitted in the past from the Coach Education Scholarship, praised the impact it had on her coaching career.

Also Read: FIFA, UEFA Ban Russia From All Football Activities

“Receiving a FIFA Coach Education Scholarship genuinely changed my life,” she said. “This opportunity afforded me the means to get an education that propelled my dreams of coaching to another level.

“Not only did I learn from unbelievable instructors, but the candidates on the course were also a source of knowledge for me. I left this experience enriched, more competent and having made lifelong friends in the game.”

Email your news TIPS to or WhatsApp +254708677607. You can also find us on Telegram through

Written by Bonface Osano

Communication And Media Student. Sports Writer.


Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Cynthia Nixon

“Sex and the City” Star Cynthia Nixon, Family Vacationing in Kenya (Photos)


Over 250 Keroche Employees Risk Losing Jobs As KRA Shuts Down Plant