The Stanley Okumbi-coached side was set to report to camp on Wednesday but FKF put the plans on hold after Cecafa expressed fears of postponing the tournament due to Uganda’s unpreparedness.
Gulu and Jinja towns have been earmarked to host the two-week tournament sponsored by world football governing body, Fifa, to the tune of Sh50 million.
Uganda will host the Council of East and Central Africa Football Association (Cecafa) Under-20 championships from January 14 TO 27 for the first time after eight years.
KAMPALA- Four days in the camp and less than a week to the kick-off of the U20 Cecafa championship, the sad reality is that the tournament has been called off, Daily Monitor understands.
And with Stars captain Victor Wanyama enjoying limited time on the pitch owing to niggling injuries, striker Michael Olunga who plies his trade for Kashiwa Reysol, Zambia-based defender Musa Mohammed, Sweden-based winger Ovella Ochieng’, Sofapaka ...