Tunis, Tunisia, 21st April 2021. Ugandan Champions have progressed to the Quarterfinals of the African Club Championship in Tunisia.
Nemostars finished 2nd in Group C with 5-points after a 0-3 (15-25, 20-25, 22-25) win over Ethiopian Champions Wolaita Dicha yesterday.
Before this, the East Kololo based side had beaten MTC of Tanzania 3-2 before losing 3-0 to table leaders Kelibia of Tunisia.
“There is no easy game here, all the teams here are champions from their respective countries, we made some few mistakes, we need to analyses the past games and correct the mistakes, I believe if we play our A-game we can match any team here.” Said Setter Smith Okumu.
They will meet Libyan Champions Swehly on Friday in Tunis at 4pm in the 2nd last Quarterfinals tie.
Nemostars will hope to better their 6th place finish from the 2019 edition in Cairo.
Nemostars results so far.
Match 19 Wolaita Dicha (Ethiopia) v Nemostars (Uganda) Pool C 0-3 (15-25, 20-25, 22-25)
Match 13 Nemostars (Uganda) v Kelibia (Tunisia) Pool C 0-3 (10-25, 21-25, 18-25)
Match 02 Nemostars (Uganda) v MTC (Tanzania) Pool C 3-2 (25-15, 25-22, 21-25, 11-25, 15-11).