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CECAFA 2019 CHALLENGE CUP: Eritrea suffer 2-0 defeat to record winners Uganda

The Red Sea Boys of Eritrea on Wednesday suffered a 2-0 defeat to Uganda in their second game at the on-going CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup in Kampala, Uganda Midfielder Nicolas…

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CECAFA 2019 SENIOR CHALLENGE: We are motivated for game against Uganda – Tekle

Eritrea’s captain Robel Michael Tekle has said the team is well motivated and ready to die a little for the country when they face hosts Uganda in their second Group…

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Eritrea stop Burundi 1-0 in CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup

The Red Sea Boys of Eritrea kick started the 2019 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup in style with a 1-0 win over Burundi in a Group A match played at the…

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Poor start for Eritrea in CECAFA U-17 Women’s Challenge Cup

Eritrea made a poor start in the inaugural 2019 CECAFA U-17 Women’s Challenge Cup losing 5-0 to Tanzania on Monday. Coach Mekonnen Zewde’s team tried to play a passing game…

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Tekle to skipper Eritrea in 2019 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup

Midfielder Robel Tekle Michael will skipper Eritrea’s national team during the 2019 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup which kicks off in Uganda on Saturday. Tekle captained Eritrea to third place in…

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Eritrea to face Burundi in 2019 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup opening tie

The Red-Sea Boys of Eritrea will face Burundi in their opening Group A match in the 2019 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup. Nicholas Musonye, the Secretary general of the Council of…

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Eritrea remains lowly placed in latest FIFA rankings

Eritrea has remained lowly ranked in position 205 in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday. In the rankings released at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Eritrea now have 856…

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Uganda ready to host successful CECAFA tournaments in December

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has made it clear that they are prepared to host both the Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup and the Cecafa U-17 Women’s Challenge Cup….

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CECAFA 2019 SENIOR CHALLENGE CUP: Eritrea to face Uganda, Ethiopia

Eritrea will face hosts Uganda Cranes in the 2019 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup that runs December 7-19th in Kampala. The draws made on Sunday at the Tiffany Diamond Hotels in…

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Eritrea confirm participation in 2019 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup

The Council of East and Central African Football Associations (Cecafa) has confirmed that Eritrea is among the 11 nations that have confirmed participation in the 2019 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup….

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Eritrea to take part in 2019 Cecafa Women’s Championship

The Eritrean National Football Federation (ENFF) has confirmed that they will send a team for the 2019 Cecafa Women’s Championship. Tanzania will host the regional tournament November 14-28th. Negash Teklit,…

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Cecafa U-20 Cup great exposure for our players – Coach Alemseghed

Eritrea’s coach Haile Efrem Alemseghed has said the just concluded Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup has given his players great international exposure. “Our players don’t get many opportunities to play in…

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Eritrea win bronze in FIFA sponsored Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup

A 67th minute goal by Biniam Mengsteab was enough to see Eritrea beat Sudan to finish third in the Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup on Saturday. The Eritrea side cheered on…

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Skipper Tekle vows Eritrea ready to stop Sudan in Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup play-off

Skipper of Eritrea’s team Robel Michael Tekle has vowed that they are well prepared to put their troubles behind and defeat Sudan in Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup play-off on Saturday….

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: Coach Alemseghed confirms four players vanished

Eritrea will face Sudan in a play-off for third place in the on-going Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup in Uganda without four key players who disappeared from the team Hotel. Haile…

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: Mebrahtu’s own goal sinks Eritrea in semi final

An own goal after 84 minutes by Yosief Mebrahtu was enough to see Kenya edge Eritrea to qualify for the final at the on-going Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup. The Eritrean…

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: Eritrea face tricky test against Kenya in semi final

Kenya’s Raising Stars stand in Eritrea’s way when the two sides battle in one of the semi final matches this afternoon in the on-going regional Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup in…

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: Eritrea eject Zanzibar 5-0 in quarter final

Eritrea have qualified for the semi finals of the on-going Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup in Uganda. Cheered on by a big crowd of Eritrean fans from Uganda’s capital Kampala, the…

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: Eritrea’s team travels 400km to face Zanzibar in quarter final clash

The Eritrean team has this morning traveled close to 400km from Gulu to Jinja ahead of the Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup quarter final clash against Zanzibar on Sunday. Eritrea qualified…

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Eritrea thrash Djibouti 7-0 to qualify for Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup quarter finals

Eritrea have qualified for the quarter finals at the on-going regional Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup after demolishing Djibouti 7-0 in a Group A match played on Wednesday. The Eritrean team…

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: We shall not underrate Djibouti – Coach Alemseged

Eritrea will face Djibouti in a crucial Group A match this afternoon at the Pece War Memorial Stadium in Gulu at the on-going Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup. But Eritrea’s coach…

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: Sudan fight back to hold Eritrea

Sudan needed a late penalty to hold Eritrea to a 3-3 draw in a Group A match on Monday at the on-going Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup. Mewael Tesfai Yosief who…

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CECAFA U-20 CHALLENGE CUP: Coach Alemseged warns Sudan

Eritrea’s head coach Efem Alemseged has warned Sudan that they will not find it easy when the two sides face-off today in a Group A match at the on-going Cecafa…

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Mewael rescues point for Eritrea against Uganda

Yosief Tesfai Mewael netted a second half goal to rescue a point for Eritrea against hosts Uganda at the 2019 Cecafa U-20 Challenge Cup at the Pece War Memorial Stadium…

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Infantino, Ahmad invited to grace Cecafa U-15 Challenge Cup

Eritrean National Football Federation (ENFF) has invited FIFA President Gianni Infantino and CAF boss Ahmad Ahmad to grace the Cecafa U-15 Challenge Cup. The tournament, the first of it’s kind…

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