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World Cup Qualifiers U20: Nalukenge, Kuhunira on target as Uganda see off Kenya.

Uganda U20 WT 3 – 1 Kenya U20 WT ( Agg: 10:3).

Uganda’s Under 20 women national football team defeated Kenya U20 (3-1) in the return game played at St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende to set the fixture against South Africa in the second round of world Cup Qualifiers .

Magret Kunihira got Uganda off the Mark as early as 14th minute with an easy tap in from a resultant corner kick.

Kenya’s Peris Oside converted the penalty in 20th minute to bring game at level before Hadijjah Nandago restoring Uganda’s lead (2-1) in 37th before end of first half.

Uganda’s poster girl Juliet Nalukenge rose on to occasions as she sealed Uganda’s victory in 88′ from a well taken free kick near edge of the box.

Uganda advance to the second round on a 10 – 3 aggreagate and they face South Africa.

Uganda U-20 XI:

Daphine Nyayenga (GK), Sumaya Komuntale, Nantongo Aisha, Shakira Nyinagahirwa, Samalie Nakacwa, Juliet Nalukenge, Nalugya Shamirah, Hadija Nandago, Fauzia Najjemba (Captain), Margret Kunihira, Bira Nadunga.

Substitutes:

Kanyago Harima, Eva Nagayi, Kevin Nakacwa, Catherine Nagadya, Zaitun Namaganda, Aluka Grace, Joan Namusisi (GK), Zaina Nandede, Nagadya Jowelia, Saidah Namwanje (GK).

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