President Museveni welcomed the Cranes team while in Soroti in a bid to congratulate them for having won the CECAFA tournament for a record time.
Despite having a bussy schedule,the president spared sometime and met the team which he thanked for having taken Uganda to the next level.
Museveni Stressed how bussy he was with the campaigns and other meetings but he promised to meet the Cranes in Kampala and talk more.
The team later presented the trophy they won in Ethiopia over the weekend to the president before asking them to be treated to a state lunch.
The Cranes beat their neighbours the Amavubi stars of Rwanda to win the trophy in a match that saw Caesar Okuthi scoring in the 14th Minute to give Uganda their 14th CECAFA trophy.