Cecafa: Galant Cranes Ease to Semis With Malawi Win

Uganda Cranes have progressed to the semi finals of the Cecafa Senior challenge cup with a brilliant 2-0 win over tournament guests Malawi in the first quarter final match played at the national stadium in Addis Ababa, medicine information pills Ethiopia.

Unstoppable team captain Farouk Miya steamed the engine just five minutes into the game after Ocaya singled him out with a brilliant cross from the left.

Ceasar Okhuti finished the job three minutes after restart from Miya’s assist.

Change in lineup.
Coach Micho made three changes to his team, ed starting Ismael Watenga ahead of Vipers teammate James Alitho and Mathias Kigonya. Bernard ‘Scholes’ Muwanga who limped off against Zanzibar also returned together with Richard Kasagga.

Uganda will play hosts Ethiopia who edged out Tanzania’s Kilimanjaro Stars 5-4 in a dramatic penalty shoot out after one all draw in normal time.

Uganda lineup:
Ismail Watenga (G.K), Denis Okot, Joseph Ochaya, Murushid Jjuuko, Richard Kasagga, Ivan Ntege, Benard Muwanga,Kezironi Kizito (85′ Muzamiru Mutyaba), Farouk Miya, Ceaser Okhuti (68′  Erisa Ssekisambu), Isaac Muleme (74′ Frank Kalanda)

Malawi XI:
Simplex Nthala (G.K),Stanley Sanudi, Fodya Yamikani, John Langesi,Miracle Gabeya,Chimango Kayira, Gerald Phiri, Saylles Dahtso, John Banda, Chiukepo Msowaya, Schumacher


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