23 November 2018 – Amanda Mthandi made an impact when she came on for two-goal hero Thembi Kgatlana against Equatorial Guinea, where she scored a goal in her first ever Women’s AFCON. She was one of six goal scorers – Kgatlana, Jermaine Seoposenwe, Refiloe Jane, Nompumelelo Nyandeni and Linda Motlhalo. The University of Johannesburg student made her national team debut here in Ghana – playing in an international friendly match against the hosts (Sunday, 11 November 2018) shortly before the start of the tournament. Here she tells her story, starting with the goal: