CECAFA U15: Junior Stars jet out for Eritrea

The national U15 side departed for Asmara Eritrea on Tuesday 13 August where they are set to part take in the first ever CECAFA championship for the U15’s age group set to kick off on Saturday.

The Junior Stars left the country in the morning hours of Tuesday for the 11 team tourney.

Coached by Sagar Lakhani, Stars have been pooled in Group A alongside hosts Eritrea, Burundi and Somalia and will begin their tournament against Somalia on Saturday.

The 11 teams have been pooled in three groups with Group B containing four teams.

Below are all the groups as well as Kenya’s fixtures;

Group A: Eritrea, Kenya, Burundi, Somalia
Group B: Uganda, Rwanda, Ethiopia, South Sudan
Group C: Tanzania, Sudan, Djibouti


  1. Kenya vs Somalia (Friday 16, 2PM)
  2. Burundi vs Kenya (Monday 19, 2PM)
  3. Eritrea vs Kenya (Friday 23, 4.30 pm)
  4. Quarterfinals (August 27 and August 28)
  5. Semifinals (Friday 30)
  6. Finals (Sunday, September 1)