2nd semi-final - Amahoro Stadium
Ivory Coast 0-1 Rwanda
EVEN after exceeding local expectations and stunning the football world by qualifying for their first ever Fifa World Cup, the junior wasps still had plenty to offer in today’s Caf U-17 Championship semi-final against Ivory Coast at Amahoro stadium.
The youngsters spurred on by thousands of home fans including his excellency President Paul Kagame, set up a Burkina Faso date in the final after a well deserved 1-0 victory over the West Africans.
Striker Justin Mico scored the goal on the 72nd minute after pouncing on a Bon Fils Kabanda free kick. Rwanda will now play Burkina Faso in Saturday’s final at Amahoro Stadium.