Africa Cup of Nations – Group A
DR Congo 0-2 Uganda
3:30pm Saturday 22nd June
Cairo International Stadium
qualification from this cluster, which incorporates hosts also joined of the favorites, Egypt, should not be difficult.
Confidence should be high too, as they were able to script a comeback against spirited Kenya, in their last tie,
to avoid a loss. Congo had trailed for the bulk of the fixture, and had even uncomprehensible a penalty,
however found the spirit to fit within the equalizer simply 3 minutes from full time.
Uganda delivered a loss to a fellow challenger for this tournament, Ivory Coast, in their last match look,
however was on a rough patch before that triumph. Goals are exhausting to come back for this nation,
WHO ar clearly finding it exhausting to string along passes ahead of the sticks.
It’s a testament to their poor goal-scoring art that they need been able to record simply 2 goals from their six previous games combined.
With Egypt expected to win the opposite tie during this cluster,
the victor of this match-up is much secure a minimum of the challenger spot when the primary spherical of cluster stage clashes.
D R Congo vs Uganda Head-to-head (h2h)
Except for once, each meeting between these groups had fewer than one.5 match goals.
No single encounter has resulted in a draw nonetheless.
Both groups haven’t scored in an exceedingly game.
The last time these 2 met, Uganda won 1-0.
Goal! Congo DR 0, Uganda 1. Patrick Kaddu (Uganda) header from the left side of the six yard box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Farouk Miya with a cross following a corner.
Goal! Congo DR 0, Uganda 2. Emmanuel Okwi (Uganda) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Farouk Miya with a cross following a set piece situation.