Author: Herman Nnyanzi

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Al Merrikh, Simba settle for a goalless stalemate

Simba SC remained on top of Group A in the Total CAF Champions League after getting a point off Al Merrikh. The two sides played for a barren stalemate in Khartoum on Saturday. The point sees Wekundu wa Msimbazi move to seven points on top of Group A. They won both of their opening matches while Merrikh […]

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AFCON U20: Who is who between Ghana and Uganda

Ghana will be targeting their fourth AFCON U20 crown on Saturday evening at the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott when they take on Uganda. The tournament first timers Uganda is looking to make history by winning the title on their first time of asking. Both teams have shown grit and determination, at times a touch of […]

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Orit, Byaruhanga receives maiden Cranes call-up

Vipers SC duo Ibrahim Orit and midfielder Bobosi Byaruhanga have received maiden Uganda Cranes call-ups. This is after Uganda Cranes assistant coaches Abdallah Mubiru and Livingstone Mbabazi have named a 31-man squad. The team is preparing for the two upcoming African Cup of Nations qualifiers. Mubiru and Mbabazi have been tasked with the job of […]

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Liverpool to host Champions League tie against RB Leipzig in Budapest

Liverpool will have to host their second leg of their Champions League last 16 tie against Leipzig outside Anfied. Due to German Covid restrictions the Reds will have to return to Budapest to host RB Leipzig. Liverpool travelled to the Hungarian capital for a 2-0 first leg win as restrictions prevented the game being played in Leipzig. The same […]

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FUFA asks McKinstry to step aside

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has asked the Uganda Cranes coach Johnathan McKinstry to step aside. According to the statement released by the federation, McKinstry will not be in charge of the team for the period from 2nd- 31st March 2021. “The FUFA Executive Committee has asked the Head Coach of the National […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo reaches another milestone

It seems like Cristiano Ronaldo will not stop setting new records as far as scoring goals is concerned. The Portuguese superstar on Tuesday night set yet another milestone of his career He became the first player in Europe’s top five leagues to reach 20 league goals in 12 consecutive seasons. CR7 scored his 20th goal in […]

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Uganda’s success to inspire generations – Byekwaso

The Uganda U20 head coach Morley Byekwaso believes the team’s success can be an inspiration for Ugandan football. In addition, Byekwaso believes that it can inspire the next generation of players coming through the ranks. Uganda Hippos defied all odds to progress to the final of the Total Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON U20). The Morley […]

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AFCON U20: Uganda is the surprise package – Byekwaso

Uganda U20 national team head coach Morley Byekwaso has warned that his side can be the AFCON U20 dark horses. Acoording to Byekwaso, the CECAFA region champions can go all the way to stand on the highest point of the podium. Uganda continued with their dream run in their debut at the AFCON U20. They […]

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Rashid Toha disappointed by Onduparaka fans

Vipers SC defender Rashid Toha was left disappointed by abusive comments made by Onduparaka fans. Rashid Toha made a decision to quit Onduparaka FC for Vipers SC which annoyed the fans. When he returned to face his former club at Aba Bet Green Light Stadium in Arua City during Vipers 3-1, fans aimed abusive words […]

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Onyango and Sundowns thrash CR Belouizdad

Denis Onyango and his Mamelodi Sundowns cruised past 10-man CR Belouizdad 5-1 in their Group B Total CAF Champions League tie. Themba ‘Mshishi’ Zwane scored a brace as Onyango and Mamelodi Sundowns cruised past CR Belouizdad. The two sides clashed at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, on Sunday. The Algerian champions had […]