Uganda Cranes registered a 2-0 home win against visiting Malawi during the TOTAL Afcon 2021 group B qualifier played at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole on Sunday.
Emmanuel Arnold Okwi and Fahad Bayo netted the goals for Uganda Cranes.
Okwi’s goal arrived in the 29th minute and Bayo scored the second in the 68th minute.
Uganda Cranes now had four points from two matches as Malawi who beat South Sudan in the opener remains on three points.
In the other game of the same group, Burkina Faso beat South Sudan 2-0 in Khartoum. Like Uganda, Burkina Faso also goes to four points in group B.
Line Up :
Uganda Cranes XI: Denis Onyango (GK, Captain), Nico Wakiro Wadada, Joseph Benson Ochaya, Bevis Mugabi, Murushid Juuko (57’ Timothy Denis Awany), Khalid Aucho (81’ Tadeo Lwanga), Mike Azira, Faruku Miya, Emmanuel Arnold Okwi, Fahad Bayo, William Luwagga Kizito (67’ Allan Okello)
Subs Not Used: Robert Odongkara (GK), Charles Lukwago (GK), Halid Lwaliwa, , William Kizito, Allan Kyambadde, Isaac Muleme, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda, Henry Patrick Kaddu