2009 CECAFA Cup

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2009 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup
2009 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup Logo
Tournament details
Host country Kenya
Dates 28 November – 13 December
Teams 12 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Uganda (11th title)
Runners-up  Rwanda
Third place  Zanzibar
Fourth place  Tanzania
Tournament statistics
Matches played 26
Goals scored 58 (2.23 per match)
Top scorer(s) Tanzania Mrisho Ngassa
(5 goals)
2008
2010

The 2009 Orange CECAFA Senior Challenge tournament was the 33rd edition of the CECAFA Cup football tournament that involves teams from East and Central Africa. The 2009 edition was hosted in Kenya.[1]

Participants[edit]

  1. ^ Invited as guest
  2. ^ Invited as guest

Information[edit]

Tembo the Elephant
Location of stadiums used in 2009 CECAFA Cup

Sudan were left out due to missing the deadline for the draw.[2]

French telecommunications company Orange agreed to sponsor the tournament.[3] Orange paid $175,000 USD for the privilege.

The Kenyan Government also paid $80,000 USD to sponsor the tournament. It is the first time in 15 years that the CECAFA Cup has been hosted in Kenya.

CECAFA unveiled tournament mascot Tembo, a friendly looking elephant in a black- and yellow-stripped jersey and orange shorts, standing with his left foot on a football. Tembo will spread the message "Uniting for Peace", the tournament's theme.

Television rights were sold to Kenya Broadcasting Corporation in partnership with South-African owned Super Sport.

Group stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Zambia 3 3 0 0 9 0 +9 9
 Kenya 3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 6
 Ethiopia 3 1 0 2 5 3 +2 3
 Djibouti 3 0 0 3 0 13 −13 0
28 December 2009
16:00
Zambia  2 – 0  Kenya
Chamanga Goal 86'89'
30 December 2009
16:00
Djibouti  0 – 5  Ethiopia
Ayenew Goal 50'
Girma Goal 60'
Tesfaye Goal 65'
Umed Ukuri Goal 70'85'

2 December 2009
16:00
Kenya  2 – 0  Djibouti
Odhiambo Goal 23'
Wanga Goal 44'
2 December 2009
14:00
Ethiopia  0 – 1  Zambia
Chamanga Goal 30'

4 December 2009
14:00
Zambia  6 – 0  Djibouti
Chola Goal 3'49'85'
Sunzu Goal 31'
Siyingwa Goal 65'81'
5 December 2009
16:00
Ethiopia  0 – 2  Kenya
Baraza Goal 2'
Wanga Goal 52'

Group B[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Rwanda 3 3 0 0 4 1 +3 9
 Eritrea 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 4
 Zimbabwe 3 1 1 1 2 1 +1 4
 Somalia 3 0 0 3 1 6 −5 0
29 November 2009
16:00
Somalia  0 – 1  Rwanda
Bader Goal 4' (o.g.)
1 December 2009
16:00
Zimbabwe  0 – 0  Eritrea

3 December 2009
14:00
Eritrea  1 – 2  Rwanda
Goitom Goal 85' Ndayishimiye Goal 15'
Wolday Goal 35' (o.g.)
3 December 2009
16:00
Somalia  0 – 2  Zimbabwe
Tapiwa Goal 32'
Guthrie Goal 47' (pen.)

5 December 2009
11:00
Eritrea  3 – 1  Somalia
Andberhian Goal 15' (pen.)
Tseqay Goal 27'
Egal Goal 60' (o.g.)
Ali Goal 70'
5 December 2009
13:00
Zimbabwe  0 – 1  Rwanda
Ndayishimiye Goal 10'

Group C[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Uganda 3 2 1 0 4 0 +4 7
 Tanzania 3 2 0 1 2 2 0 6
 Zanzibar 3 1 1 1 4 1 +3 4
 Burundi 3 0 0 3 0 7 −7 0
29 November 2009
14:00
Zanzibar  4 – 0  Burundi
Morris Goal 16'
Hakizimana Goal 18' (o.g.)
Kassim Goal 25'
Mbazumutima Goal 67' (o.g.)
29 November 2009
16:00
Tanzania  0 – 2  Uganda
Kasule Goal 3'
Sserumaga Goal 88'

1 December 2009
16:00
Tanzania  1 – 0  Zanzibar
Ngassa Goal 18'
2 December 2009
16:00
Burundi  0 – 2  Uganda
Massa Goal 12'
Wagaluka Goal 67'

4 December 2009
14:00
Burundi  0 – 1  Tanzania
Ngassa Goal 48'
5 December 2009
16:00
Zanzibar  0 – 0  Uganda

Knockout stage[edit]

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
7 December        
  Zambia  0 (3)
9 December
  Zanzibar (pen)  0 (4)  
  Uganda  2
7 December
      Zanzibar  1  
  Uganda  1
13 December
  Kenya  0  
  Uganda  2
8 December    
    Rwanda  0
  Tanzania  4
10 December
  Eritrea  0  
  Tanzania  1 Third place
8 December
      Rwanda  2   13 December
  Rwanda  4
  Zanzibar  1
  Zimbabwe  1  
  Tanzania  0
 

Quarter-finals[edit]

7 December 2009
Zambia  0 – 0  Zanzibar
  Penalties  
3–4
7 December 2009
16:00
Uganda  1 – 0  Kenya
Ssentongo Goal 64'

8 December 2009
14:00
Tanzania  4 – 0  Eritrea
Boko Goal 62'
Ngassa Goal 65'78'85'
8 December 2009
16:00
Rwanda  4 – 1  Zimbabwe
Ndayishimiye Goal 31'
Ndamuhanga Goal 68'78'
Niyonzima Goal 89'
Mutizwa Goal 7'

Semi-finals[edit]

9 December 2009
Uganda  2 – 1  Zanzibar
Bengo Goal 4'
Hamoud Goal 11' (o.g.)
Abdulla Abdulghani Goal 74'
10 December 2009
Tanzania  1 – 2  Rwanda
Mugosi Goal 82' Ndayishimiye Goal 59'
Mutesa Goal 79'

Third place play-off[edit]

13 December 2009
Zanzibar  1 – 0  Tanzania
Kassim Goal 70'

Final[edit]

13 December 2009
Uganda  2 – 0  Rwanda
Wagaluka Goal 40'
Okwi Goal 73'


 2009 CECAFA Cup Winners 

Uganda
Eleventh title

Eritreans seek refugee status[edit]

Following Eritrea's exit from the competition, the Eritrean national football team sought refugee status in Nairobi and then leave to Australia.[4]

Goalscorers[edit]

5 goals
4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
Own goal

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cecafa’s new rule to host events". Standard. Retrieved 2009-01-17. 
  2. ^ "Kenya pooled with Zambia". Daily Nation. November 19, 2009. Retrieved 25 November 2009. 
  3. ^ "CECAFA Tournament Lands Orange Deal". CAFonline.com. 10 November 2009. Archived from the original on 13 November 2009. Retrieved 2009-11-17. 
  4. ^ "FT.com / Africa - Eritrea's football team seeks asylum". Financial Times. Retrieved 10 April 2011. 

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