Uganda Cranes, U-20 Women’s Team Win Build-Ups Against Tanzania
International Build up Matches:
Tanzania U-20 Women 0-1 Uganda U-20 Women
Tanzania Taifa Stars 0-2 Uganda Cranes
Two Uganda national football teams won over their Tanzanian counterparts on the day Tanzania celebrated their national day at the Benjamin Mpaka National Stadium, Dar es salaam.
The Uganda U-20 women’s team edged the Tanzania women’s team 1-0, with Hadijah Nandago scoring the match-winner in the 18th minute.
This was the first of the doubleheaders on the day.
In the second game, the Uganda Cranes defeated Tanzania Taifa Stars 2-0. The goals came from Ivan Asaba and Joseph Bright Vuni, both second-half substitutes.
These two games were part of the celebrations as Tanzania celebrated its 60th Independence Day.
The Uganda U-20 women’s team is preparing for the return leg of the FIFA Women’s U-20 World Cup qualifier against South Africa in Johannesburg.
For the Uganda Cranes, head coach Milutin Sredoejvic used the build-up to widen the pool of players in the national team docket as he assembles the teams for future engagements as CHAN 2022 qualifiers.