Uganda U17 national team has been pooled in Group A in draws at forthcoming U17 Africa Cup of Nations Championship in Morocco.
The group includes hosts Morocco, Zambia, and 2013 winners Ivory Coast.
— FUFA (@OfficialFUFA) February 24, 2021
The tournament will start from March 06th-31st march and will mark Uganda’s second appearance at this stage having made their debut in 2019 in Tanzania where they finished third in the group.
Uganda Cubs qualified for the tournament as Cecafa Region champions having defeated Tanzania in the final in Rwanda last year.
Meanwhile, head coach Hamza Lutalo summoned a provisional squad of 41 players that started preparing for the event earlier this month at the FUFA Technical Center in Njeru and he is optimistic that boys will be able to put up good game performance against their rivals in tournament.