The Hippos emerged second in group A with six points after defeating the hosts Mauritania and Mozambique while Burkina Faso topped group B with seven points after beating Namibia and the Central African Republic.
Striker Steven Mukwala netted the lone goal to guide Uganda Hippos to a 1-0 win over Cameroons Lions in the first leg of the second round in the 2019 U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Afcon qualifier tie played on Saturday at the StarTimes Stadium
Head coach of Ghanaâ€™s U-20 Football team Black Satellites Maxwell Konadu, has warned Uganda Hippos that they should expect the toughest time in Accra when the two sides face-off in the second leg of the 2013 Africa Youth Championship qualifier.
Ghanaâ€™s U-20 national football teamâ€”the Black Satellitesâ€”are yet to arrive in Uganda for a 2013 Africa Youth Championship qualifier against the Hippos following the death of their President John Evans Atta Mills.
George Abege scored an important goal to earn Ugandaâ€™s U-20 team, Hippos a 1-all draw against hosts Mozambique last evening in Maputo to qualify for the next round of the African Youth Championship qualifiers.