AFCON U-20: Uganda qualify for quarters

Substitute Derrick Kakooza’s ice cold 88th minute penalty handed Uganda a 2-1 victory over hosts Mauritania. The do-or-die game was played at the Stade de Olympique in Nouakchott on Saturday evening. The win saw the CECAFA region debutants progressed to the quarter finals of the Total Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations. Both sides needed victory to assure passage to the…

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Byekwaso happy for Hippos’ victory

The Uganda Hippos head coach Morley Byekwaso appreciated his side’s hard work that led them to victory in the first game. Uganda edged Mozambique 2-0 in Group A of the Africa U20 Cup of Nations at Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott, Mauritania. The East Africans scored their goals courtesy of Derrick Kakooza and Steven Sserwadda. According to Byekwaso, the victory came…

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