Official Sponsor of the Uganda Cranes Football team

December 5

Rwanda face Eritrea at 2.pm at the Machakos Stadium in the on-going Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup, while the Airtel sponsored Uganda Cranes take on Sudan at 4pm at the Nyayo Stadium, Nairobi in a match which will decide who tops Group C.

The Cranes Head Coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic has said although the Sudan team is a tactically good side, he has called on his players to go all out and win the game.

Tables & Results

GROUP 'A'

Results: Zanzibar (2) Vs. S. Sudan (1), Kenya (0) Vs. Ethiopia (0), Ethiopia (3) Vs. Zanzibar (1), South Sudan (1) Vs. Kenya (3), S. Sudan (0) Vs. Ethiopia (2), Kenya (2) Vs. Zanzibar (0)

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
KENYA 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7
ETHIOPIA 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7
ZANZIBAR 3 1 0 2 3 6 -3 3
S. SUDAN 3 0 0 3 2 7 -5 0

GROUP 'B'

Results: Burundi (2) Vs. Somalia (0), Tanzania (1) Vs. Zambia (1), Somalia (0) Vs. Tanzania (1), Zambia (1) Vs. Burundi (0). Tanzania (1) Vs. Burundi (0) Somalia (0) Vs. Zambia (4)

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
ZAMBIA 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 7
TANZANIA 3 2 1 0 3 1 +2 7
BURUNDI 3 1 0 2 2 2 0 3
SOMALIA 3 0 0 3 0 7 -7 0

GROUP 'C'

Results: Sudan (3) Vs. Eritrea (0), Uganda (1) Vs. Rwanda (0), Sudan (1) Vs. Rwanda (0), Eritrea (0) Vs. Uganda (3). Rwanda Vs. Eritrea/ Uganda Vs. Sudan

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
UGANDA 2 2 0 0 4 0 +4 6
SUDAN 2 2 0 0 4 0 +4 6
RWANDA 2 0 0 2 0 2 -2 0
ERITREA 2 0 0 2 0 6 -6 0

Top scorers

Salah Ibrahim (Sudan) – 3 goals
Festus Mbewe (Zambia) – 3 goals
Emmanuel Okwi (Uganda) – 2 goals

Tanzania beat Burundi 1-0 to qualify for the quarter finals

Caption for Picture: Striker Daniel Sserunkuma battles for the ball against an Eritrean player on Monday.

December 4

Tanzania take on Burundi at 2.pm at the Afraha stadium, Nakuru in the on-going Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup, while COSAFA champions Zambia battle Somalia at 4pm at the same venue.

The Airtel sponsored Uganda Cranes had light training this morning ahead of their last Group C game against Sudan tomorrow.

Tables & Results

GROUP 'A'

Results: Zanzibar (2) Vs. S. Sudan (1), Kenya (0) Vs. Ethiopia (0), Ethiopia (3) Vs. Zanzibar (1), South Sudan (1) Vs. Kenya (3), S. Sudan (0) Vs. Ethiopia (2), Kenya (2) Vs. Zanzibar (0)

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
KENYA 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7
ZANZIBAR 3 1 0 2 3 6 -3 3
S. SUDAN 3 0 0 3 2 7 -5 0

GROUP 'B'

Results: Burundi (2) Vs. Somalia (0), Tanzania (1) Vs. Zambia (1), Somalia (0) Vs. Tanzania (1), Zambia (1) Vs. Burundi (0). Tanzania Vs. Burundi/ Somalia Vs Zambia

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
ZAMBIA 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 4
TANZANIA 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 4
BURUNDI 2 1 0 1 2 1 +1 3
SOMALIA 2 0 0 2 0 3 -3 0

GROUP 'C'

Results: Sudan (3) Vs. Eritrea (0), Uganda (1) Vs. Rwanda (0), Sudan (1) Vs. Rwanda (0), Eritrea (0) Vs. Uganda (3). Rwanda Vs. Eritrea/ Uganda Vs. Sudan

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
UGANDA 2 2 0 0 4 0 +4 6
SUDAN 2 2 0 0 4 0 +4 6
RWANDA 2 0 0 2 0 2 -2 0
ERITREA 2 0 0 2 0 6 -6 0

Top scorers

Salah Ibrahim (Sudan) – 3 goals
Emmanuel Okwi (Uganda) – 2 goals

Hosts Kenya have also booked a slot in the quarter finals of the on-going Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup after beating Zanzibar 2-0 this evening. Jockins Atudo and skipper Allan Wanga scored for the Harambee Stars at the Afraha Stadium in Nakuru

There is now a possibility of Kenya facing the defending champions Uganda Cranes who are sponsored by Airtel. Last year Uganda beat Kenya 2-1 in the final played at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.

The other teams that have already qualified for the quarter finals include; Uganda, Ethiopia and Sudan

Action in the 2013 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup continues tomorrow in Nakuru with two matches. (Tanzania v Burundi, 2pm, Somalia v Zambia, 4pm)

Ethiopia have become the third country to qualify for the quarter finals of the on-going Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup in Kenya.

Ethiopia beat South Sudan 2-0 this afternoon with Yousuf Yassin and Biruk Kalbore netting the goals.

Uganda Cranes defender Geoffrey Walusimbi battling with a Rwanda player on November 29. The Airtel sponsored Cranes won 1-0.



Daniel Sserunkuma fights for the ball against a Rwanda player in the first match. Sserunkuma scored the sole goal for Uganda Cranes in that match.



Tanzania's Mao Himid Mkami is faster to the ball than Zambia's Sydney Kalume in a match played on November 28th. The game ended 0-0.

Fixtures

Games move to the Afraha Stadium in Nakuru

December 3

South Sudan v Ethiopia (2pm)
Kenya v Zanzibar (4pm)

December 4

Tanzania v Burundi
Somalia v Zambia

All collected results since the tournament kicked off November 27

Nov 27 - Zanzibar v South Sudan 2-1
              - Kenya v Ethiopia 0-0

Nov 28 - Burundi v Somalia 2-0
              - Tanzania v Zambia 0-0

Nov 29 - Sudan v Eritrea 3-0
              - Uganda v Rwanda 1-0

Nov 30 - Ethiopia v Zanzibar 3-1
              - South Sudan v Kenya 1-3

Dec 1 - Somalia v Tanzania 0-1
              - Zambia v Burundi 1-0

Dec 2 - Sudan v Rwanda 1-0
              - Eritrea v Uganda 0-3

Top scorers in the 2013 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup

Emmanuel Okwi (Uganda) - 2 Goals
Salah Ibrahim (Sudan) - 2 Goals

Group standings after Dec 2

GROUP 'A'

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
KENYA 2 1 1 0 3 1 2 4
ETHIOPIA 2 1 1 0 3 1 2 4
ZANZIBAR 2 1 0 1 3 4 -1 3
S. SUDAN 2 0 0 2 2 5 -3 6

GROUP 'B'

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
ZAMBIA 2 1 1 0 3 1 2 4
TANZANIA 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 4
BURUNDI 2 1 0 1 2 1 1 3
SOMALIA 2 0 0 2 0 3 -3 6

GROUP 'C'

TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts
UGANDA 2 1 1 0 3 1 2 4
SUDAN 2 2 0 0 4 0 4 6
RWANDA 2 0 0 2 0 2 -2 0
ERITREA 2 0 0 2 0 6 -6 0