South Sudan’s football team, Bright Stars beat Malawi 2-0 today to finish at the top of the CECAFA Group C and advance to the quarter finals stage of the tournament. The team under acting coach Bilal Felix Komoynagi surprise win comes after as a dramatic last minute goal scored by Bruno Martinez in the 92nd minute. James Joseph Saeed scored the other goal in the 8th minute.
Brights Star have won three matches of their last six matches including against Equatorial Guinea, Djibouti and today Malawi. They tied the other two – against Sudan and Mauritania – and lost once, also against Mauritania.