The Malawi national football team will today play against the ‘Cranes’ of Uganda at the ongoing Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup in Ethiopia.
When they lost their last match against South Sudan in group C, the Flames had already qualified for the quarterfinals after beating Sudan and Djibouti in their first two games.
The last time the two sides met was on 6th July 2015 at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre in a game which Malawi won 1-0 through Chiukepo Msowoya’s late header.
The two sides have met 26 times since 1971 and the Flames have won 13 times, lost 8 times and drawn 5 times.
The 2015 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup quarterfinal fixtures are as follows:
Monday, 30th November 2015
Uganda Vs Malawi
Tanzania Vs Ethiopia Tuesday,
1st December 2015
South Sudan Vs Sudan
Rwanda Vs Kenya