AFCON 2017 Qualifier:

Fri, 18th July 2014

Uganda Cubs Vs Rwanda Wasps


Rwanda U-17 head coach, Aloys Kanamugire has named two Belgium based players in the Wasps squad  to face Uganda’s Cubs in the Africa Youth Championships qualifier on 18th July 2014.

“I have a new young squad which was picked in different academies and football centers across the country ontop of the two professionals,”, Kanamugire told the local press in Kigali on Sunday.

Striker Patrick Honore Bananeza and midfielder Kevin Muhombo both of Tubize FC in Belgium are in the 21 man team.

Uganda too has regrouped with crucial additions from the Airtel Rising Stars u-17 football tournament.

The winner over the two legs will face Zambia at the next stage of qualification as the two play for a place at next year’s youth continental showpiece that will be held in Niger come 2015.

Rwanda Wasps Provisional Sqaud:


 Emmanuel Kayumba and Jihad Jimmy Nzeyirwanda


 Jean de Dieu Ntakirutimana, Kayitare Habiyaremye, Amani Niyonkuru, Patrick Ndikumana, Claude Niyomugabo, Felix Ngabo and Omar Ruremesha.


Kevin Muhombo, Abubaker Nsengiyumva, Djabel Manishimwe, Sabjat Niyonkuru, Danny Niyongira, Kevin Muhire and Balphremy Iradukunda


Patrick Honore Bananeza, Rashid Bigiraneza, Jean Marie Vianney Uwase, Innocent Nshuti and Abedi Biramihire 

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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