Somalia's Ocean Stars Youngsters have shared points with their Eritrean counterparts in their last group stage match of the ongoing CECAFA U-15 Championship in Eritrea on Saturday afternoon. The match ended in 1-1 stalemate.
Before Somalia descended into chaos in 1991, the Somali Premier League giant, Horseed Sports Club, represented Somalia in most Cub competitions abroad, as it was the most powerful sports club of all time in Somalia's football history.
In an unprecedented move, Somali Football Federation on Sunday launched two youth football leagues at the same time. The Somali U-15 championship is a very new competition which will be taking place alongside the Domestic Youth Football league which is running for the 4th successive year.
The Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) has joined Somalia in mourning for the death of the legendary sports administrator and the first president of Somali National Olympic Committee, Ali Omar Sheegow.