Uganda Hippos Learn Semifinal Opponent After Ethiopia Loss

Saturday, November 5
•Uganda 0-1 Ethiopia

Tuesday, November 8
*Sudan Vs Uganda
*Ethiopia Vs South Sudan

Uganda Hippos lost to Ethiopia 1-0 in their last Group B game of the ongoing AFCON U20 Qualifiers in Sudan.

Kedir Muhammed scored in the 60th minute for the all important goal of the match.

The result means Uganda Hippos finish second in a three-team group B with three points.

They had beaten Tanzania in the first game, who finish bottom of the log.

Ethiopia finish on top and joined by Uganda in the semifinal, Jackson Mayanja’s side came into the match with its place in knockout already sealed.

Uganda will now face hosts Sudan while Ethiopia meet South Sudan in the other semifinal on Tuesday.

The two finalists will qualify for the 2023 Africa U20 Cup of Nations in Egypt.



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