By Alex Charles Bossa
The fixtures for the African zone World Cup qualifiers were released by FIFA on Saturday 2Nnd April, 2021.
Placed in group E alongside Mali and neighbors Kenya and Rwanda, the Uganda Cranes open their campaign away to Kenya on the weekend of 5th – 8th June 2021.
Uganda’s first home game will see the Cranes host Mali in the second game. Uganda will close the campaign away to Mali in early October.
The cranes who are on a 3-match winless run in all competitions will have the task of leading a group which has west African giants Mali. The winner of the group will qualify for the play-offs to determine Africa’s five representatives.
CRANES FULL FIXTURE
Kenya VS Uganda (5th – 8th June 2021)
Uganda Vs Mali (11th – 14th June 2021)
Rwanda Vs Uganda (1st – 4th September 2021)
Uganda Vs Rwanda (5th – 7th September 2021)
Uganda Vs Kenya (6th -9th October 2021)
Mali Vs Uganda (10th – 12th October 2021)