Uganda U-23 side -Kobs will feature in the 2016 Olympics and 2015 All Africa games qualifiers in preparations for the Rio de Janeiro and Congo Brazzaville finals.
All Africa Games Qualifiers (Not an Olympic Qualifier tournament):
1st Leg: Mozambique Vs Uganda (20th – 22nd February 2015)
Return leg: Uganda Vs Mozambique(6th – 8th March 2015)
March – April 2015 : Winner between Uganda/Mozambique Vs Ghana.
Olympics Qualifiers: (To be played only by those players born on or after 1st January 1993)
They will be held between April, May and July.
Uganda got a bye in the first round. The Kobs will start the campaign in the second round and will face the winner between Rwanda and Somalia.
The successful team between Rwanda/Somalia Vs Uganda faces Egypt in the third round before qualification to the qualifiers tournament that will be held in Congo Brazzaville.
Photo: L-R: FUFA Technical Director Asuman Lubowa, Vice President and Chairman Youth and Competitions Darius Mugoye and Spokesperson Ahmed Hussein during today’s press conference at FUFA House. Both Mugoye and Lubowa have been active with youth football activities this year.
Photo credit: FUFA Communications department