Uganda Cranes defeats Zambia 2-0 in pre-CHAN tournament

Uganda Cranes registered a comfortable 2-0 win against Zambia

Yaounde, Cameroon| URN | Uganda Cranes defeated Zambia 2-0 in their second game of the Pre-CHAN mini-tournament played at Annex 1- OmnsiSports  Yaounde, Cameroon on Monday 4, January 2021.

Vianne Ssekajugo and Steven Mukwala scored in each half respectively to secure victory for coach Jonathan Mckinstry’s boys against Zambia’s Chipolopolo.

Uganda dominated the game in the first half through with experienced Tonny Mawejje dominating midfield alongside Saidi Kyeyune.

Sekajugo gave Uganda Cranes the lead after 25th minutes before Mukwala doubled the lead in the 60th minute.

Uganda Cranes defeats  Zambia
FT: Uganda 2-0 Zambia. Goals: Vianne Sekajugo, Steven Mukwala. Uganda Cranes will return to action on Thursday 7th January against Niger.

This was the second fixture for Uganda Cranes in the Pre-CHAN tournament after 1-1 a draw against hosts Cameroon in the first match played on 1st January 2021.

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Zambia is managed by former Ugandan head coach Milutin Micho Sredojevic who coached Uganda Cranes from 2013 to 2017.

Uganda Cranes will play their last fixture of the Pre-CHAN tournament on January 7 against Niger.