Zimbabwe Blow Their Chances against Uganda

Knowledge Musona’s 2 significant missed have cost Zimbabwe. They were held in a 1-1 draw against Uganda in the entertaining match, which took place on Wednesday at Africa Cup Nations. Uganda managed to follow up the stunning win of 2-0 over the Democratic Republic of Congo. This was the first game that they played. They were leading the game at the 12th minute with the help from Emmanuel Okwi. It was prior to Khama Billiat leveling for Zimbabwe 5 minutes before the break.

Musona needed to equalize before this. However, he shot the ball from a close range. In the second half, he was responsible for a worse effort as he hit the crossbar using the open goal from 6 meters. Uganda has 4 points from 2 games in Group A along with Zimbabwe. They were beaten by Egypt by 1-0 in the first game. However, they are still fighting for the place in the last 16. Sebastien Desabre, the coach of Uganda says that it has been a difficult match for them and they scored first. Following that they didn’t experience the pressure of the game.

He says that the goal of Zimbabwe had been logical. In the changed the organization in the second half of the game and he is proud of the team players. Okwi was able to get Cranes off a victorious start simply by turning the rebound after George Chigova with the shot of Abdu Lumala. Zimbabwe had reacted well. They were looking dangerous as they were moving forward and had managed to level after the low cross by Ovidy Karuru had been transformed by Billiat. It was necessary for the warriors to have moved ahead 5 minutes into the 2nd half as Musona was left with an empty goal that struck at the bar.