Soccer

Uganda end 41-year wait for Afcon victory with DRC win

23 June 2019 - 00:00 By AFP

Uganda ended a 41-year wait for an Africa Cup of Nations victory when they upset the Democratic Republic of Congo 2-0 yesterday in a Group A match in Cairo.

The Cranes last won at the showcase of African football in March 1978, defeating Nigeria in a semifinal before losing the title decider to hosts Ghana...

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