AFCON U20: Ghana edge Uganda in the final

Ghana shuttered Uganda’s hopes of winning the AFCON U20 title after their 2-0 win against the Hippos. The Black Satellites of Ghana defeated Uganda in the final game played in Nouakchott on Saturday. A brace from Daniel Afriyie Barnieh handed Ghana the needed win to claim their fourth title in the competition. The Hippos looked deflated and lacked the right…

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AFCON U20: Who is who between Ghana and Uganda

Ghana will be targeting their fourth AFCON U20 crown on Saturday evening at the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott when they take on Uganda. The tournament first timers Uganda is looking to make history by winning the title on their first time of asking. Both teams have shown grit and determination, at times a touch of luck, to find their way…

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AFCON U20: Uganda edge Burkina Faso to make semis

Debutants Uganda beat Burkina Faso 5-3 on post-match penalties at the AFCON U20 quarter finals. The Hippos edged the Young Stallions at Stade Cheikha Boidiya in Nouakchott to qualify for the semi-finals. The two sides played to a goalless stalemate under the beaming floodlights in Nouakchott. However, penalties separated them with Uganda marking their debut with a last four spot.…

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AFCON U20: Thrilling quarterfinal encounters

The quarterfinal games for the Total Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON U20) will kick off on Thursday in Mauritania. Thursday will see two games played and the other two will be played on Friday after the completion of the last round of group matches on Monday evening. The remaining eight teams are expected to provide top notch entertainment on…

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