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CAF U-20 Championship: East African affair for Uganda vs Rwanda match on Saturday

CAF U-20 Championship

Venue: Mandela National Stadium, Namboole 

Saturday 23rd April, 2016

Time: 4pm (EAST)

Charges: 10,000/- (Open stands), 20,000/- (Pavilion)


The East African Community affairs but strictly on football will be part of Saturday’s tie between two Junior teams of Uganda and Rwanda in the qualification stages of the Africa U-20 championship.

Most Ugandans do understand the political side of the region at the mention of  ‘East African Community’

The Continental football body CAF named match officials from Kenya and Commissioner from Tanzania to handle the Uganda U-20 and Rwanda U-20 on Saturday at Namboole.

It is a coincidence that four countries from the same region and all neighbors to Uganda will be handling the return  leg fixture of the Preliminary  round.

Edrisa Lubega kissing the FUFA badge after netting against Rwanda in Kigali. The deadly striker has scored 19 goals for his club Proline this season so far and on the verge of joining top flight football.

Meanwhile the Uganda U-20 team will train later today (4pm) at Namboole stadium. Rwanda U-20 team arrives tonight (11.15pm) aboard RwandAir.

The Pre-match meeting will be conducted on Saturday morning (9 O’clock) at Namboole stadium.

Match officials:

Israel Lemayian Mpaima -Referee

Gilbert Cheruiyot- Assistant Referee 1

Joshua Achila- Assistant Referee 2

Anthony Ogwayo- Reserve Referee

Alfred Rwiza Kishongole- Commissioner


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