Impressive KCCA storm CECAFA semi-finals
Publish Date: Aug 20, 2014
Impressive KCCA storm CECAFA semi-finals
George Nsimbe has masterminded KCCAs impressive run in the regional tournament. Photo by Mpalanyi Ssentongo
  • mail
  • img

By Husssein Bukenya in Kigali 


KCCA 3 Atlabara 1

Azam 0 (3) El Merriekh 0 (4)



Police v URA FC

El Merriekh v KCCA FC 

KCCA FC dumped South Sudan outfit Atlabara after a 3-1 win to set up a semi-final clash against giants El Merriekh in the CECAFA Kagame Club tournament on Friday.

Brian Majwega, Brian Umony and Hakim Ssenkumba struck as the FUFA Super League champions progressed at Nyamirambo Stadium on Wednesday.

KCCA’s semi-final clash will be a repeat of the club’s CAF Champions League preliminary two-leg meeting with the Sudan champions in February this year.

The Ugandan outfit eliminated El Merriekh after a 3-2 aggregate win despite losing the second leg 2-1 at Namboole Stadium.

El Merriekh signed KCCA goalkeeper Salim Jamal and it will be interesting to see how the youthful goalkeeper fares against his former employers.

Jamal has been integral to El Merriekh’s progress in the regional tournament so far.

He saved one penalty as the Sudan outfit eliminated Tanzanian champions Azam after a 4-3 shoot-out victory. 

The game had ended goalless after 90 minutes.

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Runners want Kenya athletics officials sacked
Over 60 Kenyan athletes stormed the offices of Athletics Kenya (AK) offices to demand officials accused of corruption be sacked and for doping allegations to be properly investigated....
Mike Mutebi names all-star team
Uganda All Stars team coach Mike Mutebi has unveiled a twenty-man squad that he believes will match the Barcelona Legends when the two clash in a charity match at Namboole, December 12....
Kibabi dominate Tae Kwondo
Police Tae Kwondo Club missed out on the annual Korean Ambassadors Cup by a point as Kibabi University of Kenya won the weekend event at Lugogo in Kampala....
CECAFA: South Sudan hold Sudan in first-ever clash
South Sudan held Sudan to a goalless draw in the first match between the two nations since they split four years ago at the Cecafa Challenge Cup in Ethiopia''s Bahir Dar stadium....
VVC confident ahead of volleyball playoffs
Vision Volleyball Camp (VVC) women have arguably an easier semifinal in the NSSF National Volleyball League playoffs but coach Hannington Nsubuga insists they cannot disrespect Uganda Christian University (UCU)....
Uganda to field bigger team at 2016 Paralympics games
Uganda''s chances of fielding a bigger number of participants ahead of the 2016 Paralympics games in Brazil have continued to get better....
Is Uganda ready for the pope's visit?
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter