World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Uganda vs Rwanda prediction and betting tips (October 10)
Uganda won the first leg of the fixture by a goal to nil at Kigali as they moved to second on the table. Will Uganda get all three points when they face Rwanda in Kampala?
Uganda dominated the first game against Rwanda
Uganda dominated the first game against Rwanda

Uganda will play Rwanda in the fourth game of Group E of the CAF qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup.

The match will start at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, 10 October 2021. The match venue is the St Mary’s Stadium, Kampala.

Below you will find betting tips and match prediction for the Uganda vs Rwanda (October 10) matchup in the 2022 World Cup qualification.

Uganda vs Rwanda (October 10) latest odds on betting sites

Uganda has their winning odds placed at 1.50 (-200; 1/2)Rwanda has their winning odds placed at 3.60 (+260 American; 13/5 Fractional).. The betting odds for a draw are placed at 6.50 (+550; 11/2).

The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Uganda — 58%, draw — 26%, Rwanda — 16%.

Latest betting odds on Uganda vs Rwanda (10 October 2021):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 2.70 (+170; 17/10)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 1.44 (-225; 4/9)
  • Asian handicap (-0.75) on Uganda — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
  • Asian handicap (+0.75) on Rwanda — 2.01 (+101; 101/100)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 2.63 (+163; 13/8)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 1.44 (-225; 4/9)

Uganda vs Rwanda (October 10) match preview and stats

Uganda got their first win of the World Cup qualifiers in their last game as they got a 1-0 victory over Rwanda. Bayo’s goal gave the Cranes three points away at Kigali as they moved to second in their qualifiers group.

Uganda have just two wins in their last 11 games as they have been on a poor run but their last win will boost their confidence. The Cranes have never played in the World Cup as they are looking to qualify for the first time. Uganda were poor in the Africa Nations Cup qualifiers as they failed to qualify for the tournament. They finished third in the group with eight points scoring just three goals in six games and conceding twice. Uganda needs to get a win against Rwanda to compete with Mali that is top of the table.

Uganda team news: Murushid Juuko is available after serving a suspension. Emmanuel Okwi and Farouk Miya were not selected.

Rwanda lost their last qualifier game against Uganda as they currently sit at the bottom of the Group E qualifiers table with one point. Fahad Bayo scored the only goal of the game as Rwanda remained at the bottom of the table with three goals conceded.

The Wasps lost their opening qualifier game against Mali. and drew their game against Kenya. Rwanda have just one win in their last six games and have scored two goals and have conceded four goals in that time frame.

Rwanda might not qualify for the World Cup this year after a series of terrible performances in the qualifiers. The Wasps also failed to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations after they finished third in their qualifiers table with six points. Rwanda need to win their remaining three games to have hope of qualification. A loss against Uganda might end their hope of finishing top and qualifying for the World Cup.

Rwanda team news: There are no injury concerns as all players are available and in contention for the game.

Uganda vs Rwanda H2H

Uganda have won seven of the last 20 meetings between both sides.

Uganda won the first leg of the qualifiers by one goal to nil.

Uganda vs Rwanda (October 10) key players and lineups

Uganda projected starting lineup:

  • Ismail Watenga
  • Denis Iguma
  • Enock Walusimbi
  • Awanyi Timothy
  • Isaac Muleme
  • Milton Karisa
  • Bobosi Byaruhanga
  • Khalid Aucho
  • Moses Waiswa
  • Stephen Mukwala
  • Bayo Fahad

Notable subs: Innocent Wafula, Orit Ibrahim, Murushid Juuko.

Bayo Fahad scored the only goal in their 1-0 win against Rwanda. The Ugandan player signed for an Israeli team, F.C. Ashdod in 2020 from Buildcon F.C. where he scored nine goals and provided six assists. Fahad played his first international game in 2018 against Sao Tome.

Rwanda projected starting lineup:

  • Emery Mvuyekure
  • Fitina Omborenga
  • Abdul Rwatubyaye
  • Salomon Nirisarike
  • Emmanuel Imanishimwe
  • Djihad Bizimana
  • Yannick Mukunzi
  • Kevin Muhire
  • Haruna Niyonzima
  • Muhadjiri Hakizimana
  • Jacques Tuyisenge

Notable subs: Meddie Kagere, Martin Twizerimana.

Jacques Tuyisenge wasn't really good in their defeat against Uganda. The Rwanda striker has scored 15 goals in 52 international appearances. The Rwandan striker joined Armee Patriotique Rwandaise FC on a free transfer in 2020 after his spell with Petro de Luanda. Tuyisenge is a clinical finisher and will be key in their game against Uganda.

Uganda vs Rwanda (October 10) betting tips and predictions

Uganda dominated the game and had a lot of chances in their last game as they defeated Rwanda by a goal to nil. The Cranes moved to second position with five points as they have one win and two draws in three games. Uganda have a very solid defence as they have kept three consecutive clean sheets in the qualifiers as they are yet to concede and they have scored just one goal in three games. Their win against Rwanda was their first one since November 2020 as they now have just one win in the last 10 games. Uganda need a win at home against Rwanda to keep competing for the qualifiers spot as Mali are top of the table with seven points. Uganda will be looking to make their first appearance at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Rwanda are in a bad form as they sit at the bottom of the table with just one point. The Wasps lost their last game against Uganda as they are yet to win any game in the qualifiers with two losses and one draw. Rwanda have just one win in their last six games as they are on the verge of not qualifying for the World Cup. The Wasps have scored just one goal and have conceded three goals and a loss to Uganda will mean they will not be qualifying for the World Cup in Qatar.

Betting prediction: Asian handicap (-0.75) on Uganda

Odds: 1.80 (-125 American; 4/5 Fractional)

Football FIFA World Cup 2022 . African qualifiers. Round 2. Matchday 4
Uganda — Rwanda
Asian handicap (-0.75) on Uganda
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