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South Sudan happy with CECAFA experience

04 December 2013, 14:44

Nairobi - South Sudan are happy with their CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup experience despite losing all their matches.

South Sudan, the newest members of CECAFA wound up their campaign with a 2-0 loss to Ethiopia at Nakuru's Afraha stadium on Monday.

They however left happy after scoring two goals against Zanzibar and Kenya. They conceded seven times following a 2-1 loss to Zanzibar, 3-1 to Kenya and 2-0 to Ethiopia.

Their Congolese Coach Bandua Ismael said he was leaving Kenya happy despite bowing out at preliminary stage.

 “Scoring against longtime members of CECAFA and losing on slim margins gives us hope for a bright future. We return home happy”, Bandua said.

Their brothers and neighbours Sudan are in the quarter-finals of the competition.

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