Moses Emudung, the Coordinator, Airtel Rising Star for North East Region, says the selection was done during the competition held in Soroti. The competition kicked off on Friday and ended on Sunday. He noted that out of 59 players, 30 are boys while 29 are girls.
A total of 16 teams participated in the Airtel Rising stars Competition. Amuria Crane City beat Bukedea FC 1:0 in the finals to win the Airtel Rising star trophy for North East Region, while the girls’ team AS Roma from Soroti hammered Eastern Heroes 3:0.
Emudung points out that all the eight regions will meet in Fort Portal in July this year.