Friday, August 01, 2014
Rwanda Wasps Vs Uganda Cubs
At Umuganda Stadium, Rabavu
3 p.m Rwandan Time (4pm in Uganda)
Uganda National U-17 Coach Mathias Lule has made only one change in his starting line up to face Rwanda’s Junior Wasps in the second to last round of the 2015 Africa under-17 Youth Championship qualifiers this afternoon he Stade Umuganda in Gisenyi.
Qatar based Hassan Senyonjo is expected to start in place of Julius Poloto in midfield.
Kibowa Erick will be the custodian, the defense will be marshaled by Andrew Okiring (Capt), Komakech Alex, Asiku Bashir and Kato Samuel Nemeyimana while Emmanuel Olinga and the fully fit Frank ‘Zagga’ Tumwesigye will man the central midfield department with Pius Obuya and Hassan Ssenyonjo patrolling the flanks. Forwards Muhammed Shaban and Charles Ssebutinde will then lead the goal hunt.
Uganda XI: Kibowa Erick GK, Andrew Okiring (Capt), Komakech Alex, Asiku Bashir, Kato Samuel Nemeyimana, Olinga Emmanuel, Hassan Senyonjo, Tumwesigye Frank, Shaban Muhammed, Sebutinde Charles, Obuya Pius.
Subs: Kasibante Edward Joel Jangeyambe Katumba DiagoMukalazi Musa Poloto Julius Bida Ezra and Tugume Ashiraf
The winner over two legs will face Zambia or Botswana for a place in the U17 Africa Nations’ Cup championships to be held in Niger next year.
Uganda won the first leg 4-0 at Namboole but Rwanda needs to win by 5-0 to knock out their neighbors.
The match will be handled by Burundian officials. Pacifique Ndabihawenimana will be the center referee with Pascal Ndimunzigo, Shabani Niyungeko as the first and second assistant referees respectively. Eric Gasinzigwa is the reserve reserve while Tanzanian, Alfred Rwiza Kishongole is the fourth official.