2019 CECAFA U-20 Challenge Cup:
- Uganda Hippos 2-2 Sudan
- Eritrea 7-0 Djibouti
Uganda Hippos and Sudan U-17 settled for a 2 all draw in the final group A at the Pece War Memorial Stadium, Gulu on Wednesday.
Steven Sserwadda and Bright Anukani scored in either halves for a 2-0 lead.
Ammar Mohamed Kannou and a late Muhamed Abbas Namir’s stunning strike brought Sudan back to the square one.
In the earlier match, Eritrea ejected Djibouti 7-0.
From group A, Eritrea, Sudan and Uganda make the quarter final grade.
Team Line Ups:
Uganda Hippos XI:
Denis Otim (GK) Joseph Kafumbe, Abdul Aziz Kayondo, Gavin Kizito Mugweri (Captain), Kenneth Semakula, Bright Anukani, Hassan Ssenyonjo, Ivan Asaba, Steven Sserwadda, Happy Sadat Anaku, Sadam Masereka
Subs: Jack Komakech (GK), Patrick Mubiru (GK), Kevin Ssekimbegge, Robert Kitabalwa, Isma Mugulusi, Derrick Kigundu, Ivan Bogere, Najib Yiga
Absent: Justine Opiro
Head coach: Morley Byekwaso
Mohammed Elnoor Adam (G.K), Ammar Mohamed Kannou, Mohamed Osama Ali (Captain), Moumen Esam, Shihab Eldeen Siddiq Abdalrahman, Mohammed Abbas Namir, John Otengal Khames, Musab Kurdman Elsiddiq, Ibrahim Mohamed Elfaki, Ammar Yaser Aboalqaseem, Wagealla Gafar Elami
Abdalla Yagoob Abdalla (G.K), Ahmed Mahmoud Ali, Altaher Mohamed Altaher, Zaher Dahia Ishaq
Absent: Ahmed Ibrahim Ahmed
Head Coach: Mohamed Mousa (Sudan)
- Referee: Israel Mpaima (Kenya)
- 1st Assistant Referee: Yetayew Belechew (Ethiopia)
- 2nd Assistant Referee: Mahad Ali (Somalia)
- 4th Official: Lemma Nigussie (Ethiopia)
- Match Commissioner: Othman Suleiman (Zanzibar)
- Referee Assessor: Ghirmai Yohannes (Eritrea)
- Technical Study Group: Nicholas Yakhama (Kenya)
- Media Officer: Ahmed Hussein Marsha (Uganda)