Kenya knocked out of Cecafa U17 Championship

Kenya knocked out of Cecafa U17 Championship

Kenya lost 2-1 to Tanzania in the semifinal of Cecafa Under 12 Championship in Burundi

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The Kenya National under 17 soccer team lost 2-1 to Tanzania's Serengeti Boys in the semifinal of the 2018 Cecafa U17 Championship match played on Wednesday 25th at Muyinga Stadium in Burundi

Jafar Juma gave Tanzania the lead in the 21st minute while Isaiah Abwal restored parity for Kenya but Kelvin Paul doubled in the 62nd minute to ensure Tanzania’s passage to the final.

Somalia beat Uganda 1-0 in the other semifinal to book a finals berth.

Kenya and Uganda will square it out on Sunday 29th April for the third place playoff.

Kenya Starting XI 18. Maxwell Mulili (GK), 5. Lawrence Otieno, 4. Telvin Maina, 8. Arnold Onyango, 12. Nicholas Omondi, 16. Patrick Ngunyi, 15. Isaiah Abwal, 19. Lesley Otieno, 11. Mathew Mwendwa, 17. Michael Abongo, 13. Daniel Ochieng

Substitutes 1. Brian Olango (GK), 6. Costa Anjeo, 14. Nesta Wangema, 10. Felix Chabaya, 7. Said Musa, 20. Kennedy Nduto

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