Egypt U-23 Side Arrives For Uganda Kobs Return Leg


CAF U-23 Championship: Return Leg

Uganda Kobs Vs Egypt Pharoahs

On Saturday, 1st August 2015 – Nelson Mandela National Stadium (4:00 p.m)

Ahead of the return leg for the CAF U-23 Championship qualifier, the Egyptian contingent of 30 people has arrived in Uganda on Thursday afternoon aboard Ethiopian Airlines.

They were received by Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) protocol official, Boniface Oryema and some Egyptian Embassy officials.

The team is accommodated at Kampala Sheraton Hotel.

They are expected to train on Friday afternoon as mandated by the CAF rules and regulations.

“Uganda has good players and we can not underestimate them. We shall celebrate after getting another victory in Kampala” Gomaa, one of the players told Airtel Uganda Football upon arrival.

Egypt carries a 4-0 lead from the first round played in Alexanderia.

The winner over the two legs will qualify to the CAF U-23 championships in Senegal that will be played in November and December 2015.