Hippos Lines Up Two International Friendlies Before AFCON U20

Uganda Hippos will face Tanzania and Namibia Under-20s in a mini tournament next month.

The two friendly games will fine tune the side ahead of the forthcoming Africa Under-20 Championship.

The Mini Tourney will be held in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania in February 1-10, 2021.

Tanzania’s U20 team, the Ngorongoro Heroes and Namibia U20 also qualified for AFCON U20 Championship in Mauritania.

Uganda, U20 Cecafa Champions, have been pooled in Group A of the Africa U20 Cup of Nations alongside hosts Mauritania, Cameroon and Mozambique.

Tanzania are in Group C that also has Ghana, Gambia and Morocco.

Namibia are in Group B with Burkina Faso, Tunisia, Namibia, and the Central African Republic.

The two winners from each group will reach the quarter-finals alongside the two best third-place finishers from any of the two groups.

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