Uganda top of World Cup group after upsetting Egypt - Reuters Africa

Ahmed Hegazy of Egypt's Al Ahly and Harouna Mahmat of Cameron's Cotonsport Garoua in action during the game. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh. KAMPALA (Reuters) - Emmanuel Okwi scored early in the second half to hand Uganda a surprise 1-0 World ...

Uganda: A Watershed Result for Ugandan Soccer - AllAfrica.com

Namboole — Going into yesterday's Uganda vs Egypt Russia 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier, no one knew what to expect in the ensuing 90 minutes of football. So much was on the line because of the surreal year that 2017 has been for Ugandan football.

Uganda/Egypt: Only As Sweet As It Lasts - Coach Basena - AllAfrica.com

Kampala — Moses Basena is quick to brush aside Uganda Cranes' memorable 1-0 victory over Egypt at Namboole on Thursday ahead of Tuesday's 2018 World Cup qualifying return leg in Alexandria on Tuesday. "It is as sweet as it lasts," Cranes' interim ...

Uganda/Egypt: Basena Calls for Calm Amid Egypt Euphoria - AllAfrica.com

Kampala — The scenes that greeted Cranes 1-0 win over Egypt was that of excitement, relief and probably a sense that the Cranes had earned a significant win in on the road to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Being the safety first coach that Moses Basena ...

Okwi targets more national team goals - Kawowo Sports

Emmanuel Arnold Okwi admitted he hasn't scored enough goals for the national team and says he targets more. The Simba SC forward scored the winning goal against Egypt on Saturday at Namboole to take his tally for the national team in the Afcon/World ...

Uganda/Egypt: Okwi Stars As Cranes Down Egypt - AllAfrica.com

Kampala — Emmanuel Okwi scored a fine individual goal as the Cranes gained leadership of Group E with a 1-0 win over Egypt in a 2018 World Cup Qualifier played at Mandela National Stadium on Thursday. The striker beat two defenders before cutting in ...

Uganda stun Egypt in World Cup qualifier to take top spot in Group E - ESPN FC

Emmanuel Okwi scored the only goal of the game as Uganda stunned Egypt 1-0 in Namboole to transform their World Cup qualifying prospects and hand the Pharaohs a significant blow on the road to Russia. Okwi, who was a regular torment for veteran ...