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Stanbic Uganda Cup canceled

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (Fufa) has officially cancelled the 2019/2020 Stanbic Uganda Cup. The knockout competition had reached the Round of 16 when it was prematurely stopped after Uganda registered their first case of coronavirus in mid-March. Though Fufa has listed the competition as among the ones to resume the federation has now […]

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Fufa confirms date for new Uganda Premier League season

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (Fufa) has revealed new dates for the 2020/2021 Uganda Premier League season. The UPL which was expected to start on October 17, has now been moved to November 20. The adjustments have been made after the government allowed the resumption of both contact and non-contact sports. The key decision made by […]

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2020/2021 Uganda Premier League season postponed

The 2020/2021 Uganda Premier League season starting date has been postponed by a month. Initially, the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa) had set October 17 as a tentative date for the start of the new campaign. However, it is not going to be the case as the Federation and clubs struggle to align themselves with […]

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Andy Mwesigwa – Uganda Cranes players should be diplomatic

Former Uganda Cranes captain Andy Mwesigwa claims that Uganda Cranes players should have used a diplomatic approach in demanding their pledge from the president. This came after Uganda Cranes players led by captain Denis Onyango coming out to demand their pledge of $1M from President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. President Museveni came out last year and […]

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Moses Magogo – Let’s protect the image of the game

Fufa president Moses Magogo has urged the clubs to do whatever they can, to protect the image of the game of football in the country. The legendary Fufa president said this, during a season review meeting held at the FUFA Complex in Mengo, Kampala.  During the meeting, several issues were raised ranging from club licensing, […]

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Fufa not to extend financial support to clubs

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa) President Moses Magogo claims that the federation will not give financial support to the clubs. Clubs in Uganda had reached out to Fufa to bail them out during the coronavirus pandemic but Magogo has come out to make it clear why such prayers cannot be granted. “The government allocation […]

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Who is Charles Lwanga, KCCA FC’s new signing

Teenage forward Charles Lwanga recently joined Lugogo-based club KCCA FC from rivals SC Villa as a free agent. Despite his an early age, Charles Lwanga has got very rich and enviable football statistics for his age. Charles Lwanga kicked off career at Kirinya Soccer Academy The teenage forward started off his football career at Kirinya […]

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Moses Magogo – Fufa Big League clubs must rebrand

Fufa president Moses Magogo has urged the clubs from Fufa Big League to rebrand themselves in order to fit into the modern trend of football. Moses Magogo said this while in a consultative meeting between Fufa and Big League League clubs at Fufa House in Mengo on Friday. According to Magogo, if the clubs rebrand […]

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Fufa hold consultative meeting despite clubs’ absence

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (Fufa) together with the Uganda Premier League board went on to hold a consultative meeting despite absence of nine clubs. The meeting held at Fufa house in Mengo on Wednesday June 10th with the main issue being the plans for the 2020/2021 season. Fufa had invited Premier League clubs […]

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Nine UPL clubs not to attend Fufa consultative meeting

Nine clubs from the StarTimes Uganda Premier League will not be part of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa) consultative meeting. The meeting was scheduled for Wednesday, June 9th to talk about plans for the 2020/2021 season. Fufa had invited 14 clubs in the top-tier, including the promoted MYDA FC, for a meeting this […]