In two hours time, Uganda will be presented with an opportunity to fight for.their place in the finals of the CECAFA U23 challenge cup in a must win affair against the Kirimanjaro stars of Tanzania.
Having played to a goalless stalemate against DR Congo in their opening fixture, Uganda are in a must win situation and failure to achieve that will see them exit the tournament and ultimately fail to defend a title they won in 2019.
Tanzania have 3 points and lead the group where Uganda are second. DR Congo are technically eliminated and they will play their final for academic reasons.
Burundi and Kenya have already confirmed their places in the final after winning their groups B and c respectively. Ethiopia finished second 8n their group and they await today’s results to determine whether they can qualify as the best second placed team .
They are the tournament hosts.