Uganda To Face Rwanda In CECAFA Cup Final

Uganda Cranes 0 (5) – 0 (3) Ethiopia

Rwanda 1 (4) – 1 (2) Sudan


Uganda Cranes on Thursday evening won their semifinal tie against hosts Ethiopia after a 5-3 penalty affair to book their place in the final against Rwanda.

Cranes shot stopper and Vipers SC goalie, Ismail Watenga saved Panom Gathuoch’s first kick from the penalty mark.

Uganda’s penalty shoots were scored by Muzamiru Mutyaba, Denis Okot, Isaac Muleme, Joseph Ochaya and skipper Faruok Miya.

The Cranes are seeking a 14th CECAFA title and will face regional rivals Rwanda in the finals today at 4:00pm in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Uganda has won the Cup 13 times than any other CECAFA member followed by Kenya with 7.