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Uganda/Morocco: Head-to-Head Cranes Look to 1978 Feat

The Uganda Cranes will need nothing short of a victory when they face Morocco in a winner-takes-it-all Group C affair at the Chan finals in Douala, Cameroon tonight.

p The Uganda Cranes will need nothing short of a victory when they face Morocco in a winner-takes-it-all Group C affair at the Chan finals in Douala, Cameroon tonight.Jan 20, 2014: Morocco 3-1 Uganda But the Moroccans found sweet revenge, picking their first win against the Cranes in the final Group B match at the Chan finals in South Africa.20, 2014 - Chan finalsThe Cranes will meet the Atlas Lions in a final group match at a senior continental championship for a third time in a space of 43 years.

March 11, 1978: Uganda 3-0 Morocco During its fifth appearance at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), Uganda did the unthinkable and made it out of the group stages for the first time by defeating Morocco 3-0 in the last Group B match.Ironically in Douala tonight, the Cranes are hoping to crack that group phase barrier, having failed at the past four successive Chan appearances.

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