Uganda successfully defends East African parliamentary Football trophy


2017 East African Community Inter-Parliamentary Games:

Football:

  • Uganda Parliament Team 2-1 Tanzania Parliament
  • Uganda Parliament Team 3-1 Burundi Parliament
  • Uganda Parliament Team 7-0 Kenya
  •  EALA 6-0  Tanzania

Parliament of Uganda team successfully defended the football trophy of the 2017 East African Inter-Parliamentary Games in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

In the three games played, Uganda won all the matches, scoring 12 goals and conceding just twice.

From the 7-0 victory against Kenya, Uganda overcame Burundi 3-1 in the second match before crowning the tourney with a hard fought 2-1 win against Tanzania on Thursday.

Makindye West Member of Parliament Allan ‘Bwiino’ Ssewanyana – also the team skipper netted a goal.

Brian Arinaitwe scored in all the three matches, Kampala Central Member of Parliament Muhammed Nsereko finishing top scorer of the tournament with five goals.

 


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