CECAFA U20: Kenya Rising Stars advances to quarter-finals

CECAFA U20: Kenya Rising Stars advances to quarter-finals

Kenya U20 team has booked a place in the quarter-finals of the ongoing CECAFA U20 Championship following a 4-0 win over Ethiopia on Thursday. 

In a match staged the FUFA Technical Center, the Rising Stars proved to be too strong for Ethiopia as they inflicted a heavy defeat on their opponents. Kenya opened the scoring through Steve Otieno just before half time with a fine left-footed finish. In the second half, Justine Odhiambo double the lead for Kenya in the 68th minute before substitutes John Njuguna and Benson Omala ensure the Kenya national team without a doubt advance to the next stage. 

And now Stanley Okumbi's boys will wait to know their opponents in the quarters after finishing Group B matches with seven points. Match between Tanzania and Zanzibar will determine if Kenya will finish the group as leaders. The quarters have been scheduled for Sunday, September 29, 2019.

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