Uganda win Chan opener

2014-01-13 07:04
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Johannesburg - Uganda shocked 2013 Afcon runners-up Burkina Faso to go top of group B with a 2-1 win in their African Nations Championship opener at the Athlone Stadium in Cape Town on Sunday.

Uganda were especially dominant in a first half which saw them testing Burkina Faso keeper Mohamed Kabore several times within the opening 10 minutes.

Olaki was denied a third goal for the Cranes when his shot was deflected over the bar, following a scintillating run and cross from Sentamu.

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