FINALLY UGANDA BREAKS 38 YEAR SPELL OF NO AFCON QUALIFICATION

Uganda Cranes 1-0 Comoros

Well, big congratulations to the Uganda Cranes after breaking the 38 year spell without qualifying for the Africa Nations cup.

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The only golden goal scored the golden boy ‘Farouk Miya’ who and former Vipers FC player doing his professional football in Standard League one club in the Turkish side has handed Uganda a straight place in the 2017 AFCON competitions in Gabon. Congratulations the Uganda Cranes.

 

How it went down at Namboole

UGANDA CRANES 1-0 Comoros

Sunday, 4th September 2016

At Nelson Mandela National Stadium, Namboole (5 p.m Kick-off)

10:00 a.m – Mandela National Stadium Gates opened for the fans

10: 10 a.m – Fans start entering Mandela National Stadium

 

1:00 p.m – Heavy rains at Mandela National Stadium

3:43 – Uganda Cranes players arrive and feel the turf at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole amidst wild cheers

3:50 p.m – Uganda Cranes players return to the dressing rooms

3:51 p.m – Comoros players feel the playing turf

3:58 p.m – Comoros players return to the dressing rooms

4:00 p.m – Cones for warming up paraded ahead of the warm up session

4:15 p.m – Official warm ups underway

4: 40 p.m – Warm ups end and players of the two sides return to the stadium

4:52 p.m – Uganda Cranes and Comoros players march to the field of play as the CAF anthem plays

4:54 p.m – Team inspections by First Lady Janet Kataha Museveni

4: 56 p.m – Comoros National Anthem followed by the Uganda Anthem. Crowd applauds

5:03 p.m – First half starts

5:46 p.m – Farouk Miya scores. Assist by Moses Oloya. Uganda takes lead

5:56 p.m – First Half ends.

UGANDA CRANES 1-0 COMOROS (HT)

6:05 p.m: Start of second half

6:16 p.m – William Luwagga Kizito Out for Emmanuel Okwi (after 56 minutes)