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Eritrea Beats Burundi 1-0 in CECAFA Tournament

First victory for team Eritrea at the ongoing CECAFA Senior Challenge cup in Uganda over Burundi
Eritrea bagged all three points condemning Burundi to their second loss of the tournament leaving their hopes of progressing to the semi-finals hanging by a thread.

BY FOOTBALL 265

Eritrea got their CECAFA Senior Challenge cup campaign onto a flyer, after picking up a 1-0 victory over Burundi in their group A encounter.

What was on paper a fixture tilted in Burundi’s favor, turned out to be by far the most one sided game of the tournament, as Eritrea were dominant and relentless over their opponents. Continue reading Eritrea Beats Burundi 1-0 in CECAFA Tournament

Kenya Heads to Asmara for CECAFA Under-15 Tournament

Backed by Confederation of African Football (CAF) and sponsored by FIFA, the CECAFA Under-15 regional tournament is the first of its kind to be staged in Africa, from Aug 17 – 1 Sep, in Asmara.

BY XINHUA

Kenya believes hosts Eritrea will be under pressure to top their group in the regional Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) Under-15 tournament, which will take place from August 17 to September 1 in Asmara. Continue reading Kenya Heads to Asmara for CECAFA Under-15 Tournament

Cecafa to Host First Ever Under-15 Regional Tournament in Eritrea

CECAFA will host it’s first ever Under-15 regional football tournament in Eritrea, in August.

BY GILBERT WANDERA | STANDARD MEDIA

Council for East and Central Africa Football Association [CECAFA] will host it’s first ever Under-15 regional tournament in Eritrea.

The move is meant to develop the region’s capacity at this level according to Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa. Continue reading Cecafa to Host First Ever Under-15 Regional Tournament in Eritrea

Cecafa: Eritrea 0-3 Uganda

A double from captain Emmauel Okwi ensured that the champions collect six points and their game against Sudan will determine Group winners

Uganda and Sudan passed to the quarterfinals after each secures a 3 – 0 win over Eritrea

By Tim Musungu,

Defending champions Uganda Cranes powered into the quarter-finals of the GOtv Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup after a well earned 3-0 win over Eritrea at the City Stadium on Monday.

Gor Mahia striker Danny Sserunkuma provided a great performance for the Cranes, being involved in all the three goals. The Cranes sought to bury the match as early as possible and it only took them nine minutes to grab the first goal. Continue reading Cecafa: Eritrea 0-3 Uganda