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Fahad Bayo – Ugandans should expect the best

Uganda Cranes striker Fahad Bayo has promised fans the best when the team takes on South Sudan on Thursday. The Cranes will take on the Bright Stars on Thursday at the StartTimes Lugogo Stadium in the Group B of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. According to the forward, the team is ready and are in […]

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Uganda Cranes held by KCCA FC in a trial match

Uganda Cranes local-based players team played to a one-all stalemate with KCCA FC in a friendly match played at StarTimes Stadium Lugogo. Cranes coach Johnathan McKinstry was using the game to determine his team’s preparedness. Uganda Cranes is preparing for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying double-header against South Sudan. Cranes opened the scoring through Brian Aheebwa […]

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Derrick Nsibambi joins Cranes camp

Egyptian side Smouha SC striker Derrick Nsibambi has joined Uganda national team ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against South Sudan. Nsibambi becomes the first foreign-based Crane to join the local contingent at the Lugogo StarTimes base preparing for the November 12 encounter. Nsibambi has been in fine form scoring three goals for the […]

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Abdul Karim Watambala targets Cranes debut

Vipers SC midfielder Abdul Karim Watambala is hopeful of making it to the final Uganda Cranes squad for the double-header tie against South Sudan. Cranes will lock horns with South Sudan on November 12th and 16th respectively in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The Johnathan McKinstry coached side is in the camp at […]

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Johnathan McKinstry reveals the reason for Mawejje’s recall

Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry has revealed why he opted to recall veteran players into his squad. Veteran players in Tonny Mawejje, Murushid Juuko, and Denis Iguma are included in the Uganda Cranes squad for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Sudan. The Northern Irish coach shocked many while naming the provisional squad of […]

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Pictorial: Uganda Cranes training at Lugogo

Uganda Cranes has kicked off the preparation for the AFCON 2021 group B doubleheaders against South Sudan on the 12th and 16th November 2020 respectively. The group local based players are carrying out the training at the StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo. In this article, Cyclone Times has brought you images for the players going through training […]

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The four clubs that got promoted to FUFA Big League

Luwero United, Gaddafi, Terrazo and Tiles as well as Calvary qualified to the StarTimes FUFA Big League for the season 2020-21. These four clubs were confirmed after the grueling FUFA Regional play-off action held at the FUFA Technical Centre Njeru. Luwero United journey Luwero United of Buganda region overcame CATDA of Kampala region 1-0 in […]

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Uganda pooled with Kenya in Cecafa U17

Uganda and Kenya have been pooled in Group B of the Cecafa U17 Championship following a draw that was conducted in Arusha, Tanzania. The two leading teams in the U17 qualifiers that will be staged in Rwanda will qualify to represent the zone in the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) U17 tournament. The junior Afcon tournament […]

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Fortebet Gives 100 Pregnant Mothers Free Mama Kits

Fortebet, over the weekend, extended a helping hand to 100 expectant mothers with Mama kits. The donation was given free of charge to mothers at Namatala health centre in Mbale; a centre that mostly serves the needy community of Namatala. FOLLOW LINK TO WIN BIG MONEY WITH US TODAY The aid was officially handed over […]

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Kitara FC to replace Twinamatsiko soon

The newly-promoted Ugandan Premier League side Kitara FC are in search of a new head coach. According to the club’s Chief Executive Officer Joshua Atugonza the club is set to replace Mark Twinamatsiko after a successful campaign. Outgoing coach Mark Twinamatsiko opted not to renew his contract after helping the club earn a hard-fought promotion […]