In the second round match of group tournament of the African Cup of Nations, the Egyptians defeated the national team of Uganda 1:0. «Cops» approached the playoffs, «cranes» has lost chances of an exit in the quarter-finals.
The position of teams. Ghana 6 points, 4 Egypt, Mali 1, Uganda 0.
Egypt: El Hadary, Fathi, Abdel-Shafi, Hegazi, Gabr, Al-Nenni, Hamed (Said 59), Hassan (Kahraba, 79), Sobhi (Ward, 66), Salah, Mohsen
Uganda: Onyango, OCHA, SC, Juco, Iguma (Olaya, 90+1), MIA (Wadada, 81), Mafeje, Auto, Walusimbi, Wasswa, Weight (Shaban, 65)
The match was intense and not full of dangerous moments before the break, the opponents never hit the target.
In the 26th minute Salah struck from an acute angle. The ball flew across the goal.
On 36 minutes, 19-year-old midfielder of the «standard» Farouk Miya appeared in front of the gate, but hurry and fired wide. In the 52nd minute, Joseph Ochaya (Kampala city) even scored, but did so from an offside position.
In the 89th minute of prayer makes a pass into the penalty area. Abdullah said struck hard. A mistake by the goalkeeper «Bloemfontein Sandown» Denis Onyango 1:0.