East African country Uganda beat Comoros 1 – 0 on Sunday to qualify for the 2017 AFCON, their first nations cup since 1978. Uganda finished second behind Group D leaders Burkina Faso who beat Botswana 2 – 1 for their final game of the qualifications round.
September 5, 2016
Celebrations as Uganda qualifies for 2017 AFCON, first time in 38 years
At the blow of the final whistle, Ugandan supporters stormed the field in wild jubilation.