East Africa: Cecafa Tournament Under Way

Confederation for East and Central African Football Association football tournament kicked off in Kampala where the hosts Uganda is set to defend its title.

  • South Sudan/Ethiopia:  Cecafa - Ethiopia Beats South Sudan

    Sudan Tribune, 25 November 2012

    Ethiopia beat South Sudan 1:0 as the Tusker-sponsored Confederation for East and Central African Football Association (CECAFA) football tournament kicked off in Kampala, Uganda ... read more »

Ugandan Cranes head coach Bobby Williamson takes the boys through a training session at Namboole, the team is set to defend its Cecafa title. (File Photo)

  • Tanzania/Uganda:  Stars Coach Exudes Confidence

    Tanzania Daily News, 25 November 2012

    TANZANIA Mainland soccer team, Kilimanjaro Stars head coach, Kim Poulsen, has exuded confidence in his side as the team prepares to open its campaign in the CECAFA Senior Challenge ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Cecafa Pledge to Support Hayatou

    The New Times, 24 November 2012

    Council of East and Central African Football Association (Cecafa) member states have agreed unanimously to support incumbent CAF president Issa Hayatou, who is seeking re-election ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Uganda Beats Kenya

    New Vision, 24 November 2012

    Geoffrey Kizito's header past a beaten Duncan Ochieng secured Uganda victory over Kenya in an enthralling Cecafa Tusker Cup start at Namboole Stadium on Saturday. read more »

  • East Africa:  CAF President to Grace Cecafa

    The Star, 24 November 2012

    Confederation of Africa football (CAF) President Issa Hayatou will be among the dignitaries who will attend today's opening ceremony of the 36th edition of the Cecafa Senior ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Cecafa - Uganda in 'Explosive' Clash With Kenya

    New Vision, 24 November 2012

    Uganda's Cecafa Tusker Challenge Cup group fixture against Kenya has been labelled 'explosive'. read more »

  • Tanzania/Uganda:  Travelling Fans to Boost Stars, Heroes

    Tanzania Daily News, 24 November 2012

    TANZANIA's envoys in the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, Kilimanjaro Stars and Zanzibar Heroes, are expected to enjoy tremendous support from fans that will travel to Kampala, Uganda, ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  Amavubi Set for Cecafa Cup

    The New Times, 23 November 2012

    AMAVUBI Stars skipper Haruna Niyonzima says the team is ready to launch a successful assault to win a second Cecafa Challenge Cup title when the regional tournament kicks off today ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Cecafa Tourney to Be Televised Live On DSTV's Supersport

    The Star, 23 November 2012

    All eyes will be firmly fixed on the Namboole Stadium for the next couple of weeks as 12 nations battle it out for Eastern and Central African football kingship in the Cecafa ... read more »

  • Uganda/Kenya:  Cecafa - Uganda V Kenya

    New Vision, 23 November 2012

    The last encounter between the two arch-rivals was when Kenya stood between Uganda and AFCON 2012. And they did a superb job; not that they were exceptionally good, but Uganda ... read more »

  • Uganda/Ethiopia:  Ethiopia Defends Under-Strength Side At Cecafa Tourney

    New Vision, 23 November 2012

    Ethiopia assistant coach, Seyoum Kebede, has defended the decision to test new players at the CECAFA Challenge Cup, insisting it is still part of their Africa Cup of Nations ... read more »

  • Uganda/Kenya:  Cranes Set for Title Defence

    The Observer, 22 November 2012

    KCCA striker Brian Umony has vowed to end his three-year goal drought for the national team when The Cranes kick off their Cecafa Cup defence against Kenya tomorrow, writes Moses ... read more »

  • Tanzania/Uganda:  Time for Tanzanian 'Heroes' to Shine

    Tanzania Daily News, 23 November 2012

    TWO years ago, Tanzanians found themselves smiling, cheering and celebrating, after Mainland's Kilimanjaro Stars ended their 16 years jinx to win the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup ... read more »

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