The English League Cup quarterfinals got underway on Tuesday night, 21st December, 2021 with premier league outfit Arsenal welcoming League One high flyers Sunderland to the Emirates Stadium. A place in the coveted semi-final was at stake. The disparity in divisions was manifest within the first five minutes of the game as Arsenal squandered a flurry of chances with Eddie Nketiah and Florian Balogun heading over the bar and wide respectively.
Wakiso Giants are now in 7th position of the StarTimes Uganda premier league table after beating Busoga United 2-1 in a match played at at Kabaka Kyabaggu Stadium in Wakiso on Friday.
The visitors took the lead through a 25h minute strike by Otwo Abubakar but Vienne Sekajugo levelled the match in the added minutes of first half. In the 72th minute however, Karim Ndugwa's goal earned maximum points for the Purple Sharks. This is their 5th win of the season.
It was joy and happiness for the Uganda Cranes supporters as their team qualified for African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Sunday.
Abdallah Mubiru's boys comfortably qualified for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) after a 3-0 win against Burundi in a match played at Phillip Ormond Stadium Lugogo.
The 2020 CHAN competitions are to be hosted by Cameroon and Uganda Cranes has already sealed its place making its fourth consecutive qualification.