Sadam Juma scored two goals as the most decorated team in the CECAFA finishes third in the 2017 edition.
The Cranes were left trailing with a goal behind after Pierrie Kwizera put Burundi a head with his 23rd minute strike.
Sadam Juma equalized at the 48th off Nelson Senkatuka’s assist before he helped the cranes make a complete comeback at the 75th minute from his free kick as he completed his brace.
The results mean, Uganda Cranes has now finished 3rd finished for the 7th time in the history of the competition.
Uganda other years Uganda finished in the same position were; 1983, 1984, 1987, 1991, 2007, 2010.