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Eritrea Beats Burundi 1-0 in CECAFA Tournament

First victory for team Eritrea at the ongoing CECAFA Senior Challenge cup in Uganda over Burundi
Eritrea bagged all three points condemning Burundi to their second loss of the tournament leaving their hopes of progressing to the semi-finals hanging by a thread.

BY FOOTBALL 265

Eritrea got their CECAFA Senior Challenge cup campaign onto a flyer, after picking up a 1-0 victory over Burundi in their group A encounter.

What was on paper a fixture tilted in Burundi’s favor, turned out to be by far the most one sided game of the tournament, as Eritrea were dominant and relentless over their opponents. Continue reading Eritrea Beats Burundi 1-0 in CECAFA Tournament

CECAFA 2015: Host Ethiopia on Verge of Elimination Amid Match Fixing Fears

2015 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup quarter-final line up confirmed amid fears of match fixing.

By Alula Abraha,

Ethiopian national football side is in danger of an early elimination from group stage. If it loses or even draw its last group match today against group-A leader Tanzania, then it will finish 3rd in its group and depending on results in the other two groups, where two out of the three best third placed team will vie for the last Quarter final places to be played next week.

Tanzania, who is leading the group with maximum points has beaten Rwanda and Somalia while Rwanda had beaten the host nation, Ethiopia 1-0 in the opening match in Addis Ababa last Sunday. Continue reading CECAFA 2015: Host Ethiopia on Verge of Elimination Amid Match Fixing Fears