The Uganda U17 national team sealed their CECAFA U-17 Championships group A games in style with a 3-0 win against Ethiopia at the Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu on Friday.
On-form striker Oscar Mawa scored twice before midfielder Ivan Irinimbabazi added the other as Uganda Cubs made the semis in style.
Mawa broke the deadlock in the 17th minute with a brilliant goal before Irinimbabazi made it 2-0 with 10 minutes to the halftime break.
Mawa made it three with another strike after 62 minutes to complete his brace in the game which took his tally to five goals in this tournament.
The Cubs finished top of group A with six points and will take on Djibouti in the semi-finals on Sunday December 20.
Meanwhile, group A runners-up Ethiopia will lock horns with group B winners Tanzania.
The two finalists will qualify for the AFCON finals in 2021 that will be hosted in Morocco.
Uganda Cubs XI: Henry Mwebe (GK), Vincent Mulema, Juma Ibrahim (C), Ronald Madoi, Peter Gava, Ivan Irinimbabazi, Shugai Kaliisa, Travis Mutyaba, Oscar Mawa, Issa Bugembe, Hassan Mubiru
Ethiopia XI: Tesfamaryam Nurye Omer, Huzeyef Reshad Mohammed, Mikeyas Kassahun Gebrekidan, Abderehman Abdidaim Seid, Miraj Sefa Nagash, Abdulfeta Sefa Negash, Wendmagegn Melaku Mamo, Bereket Birhanh Jiru, Esmail Reshid Shamil, Yodahe Dawit Bakalo, Tsega Kedir Abrea