CECAFA Kagame Cup 2021:
1st – 15th August – Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Uganda will be represented by two clubs at the 2021 CECAFA Kagame Cup tournament in Tanzania.
Newly crowned Uganda Premier League winners Express will be joined by the tournament defending champions Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).
This followed a communique to Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) from the CECAFA secretariat.
“FUFA has received communication from CECAFA about the 2021 CECAFA Kagame Cup to be hosted in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Uganda will be represented by StarTimes Uganda Premier League champions Express FC and Kagame Cup holders KCCA FC” FUFA confirmed in a statement.
The tournament will have 8 clubs as Atlabara Juba (South Sudan), Yanga (Tanzania), Azam (Tanzania), Le Messager Ngozi (Burundi), APR (Rwanda), Tusker (Kenya) and Uganda’s duo of KCCA and Express.
The draw for the tourney will be conducted on Tuesday, 27th July 2021 and there will be two pools with four club in each group.
The championship kicks off on 1st August and will last for a fortnight.
The participating clubs:
- Kampala Capital City Authority (Uganda) *Defending champions
- Express (Uganda)
- Tusker (Kenya)
- Atlabara FC Juba ( South Sudan)
- Yanga (Tanzania)
- Azam (Tanzania)
- Le Messager Ngozi (Burundi)
- APR (Rwanda)