Tag: FUFA

International Sports
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 […]

International Sports
Byekwaso optimistic ahead of AFCON U20

The Uganda U20 head coach Morley Byekwaso is confident they have rectified mistakes that occurred during their 5-3 loss to Tanzania. Byekwaso said this as his side is preparing for the Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Mauritania. Uganda and Tanzania who are both participants in the continental competition played in two preparation games. Uganda Hippos […]

Local Sports
Johnathan McKinstry impressed with the Cranes team

The Uganda national team head coach Johnathan McKinstry is impressed with the level of competition he is seeing in the camp. Uganda Cranes is in preparation for the African Nations Championship (Chan) competition in Cameroon. The tactician has a full house and most of his charges have been with him in Central Africa since December […]

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Steven Mukwala dumped out of Uganda Cranes squad

URA FC striker Steven Mukwala has topped the list of players who have been dumped out of the Uganda Cranes squad that is preparing for the forthcoming African Nations Championships (CHAN). Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry has picked his final 25-man squad for the tournament in Cameroon. Apart from Steven Mukwala, BUL FC’s Joseph […]

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Johnathan McKinstry – We are ready for CHAN

Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry claims that his side is ready for the forthcoming African Nations Championship tournament. Uganda Cranes is currently in Cameroon for the mini-tournament that will prepare them for the final tournament. According to Johnathan McKinstry, his charges are highly prepared for this tournament. “We have been in camp for a […]

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Mutebi pleased by KCCA FC’s performance against Onduparaka

KCCA FC head coach Mike Mutebi was all but pleased with his side’s dominant victory against Onduparaka FC. The Kasasiro Boys walloped Onduparaka FC 8-0 in matchday two of Startimes Uganda Premier League game held at MTN Omondi Stadium, Lugogo. This was the first home league fixture at Lugogo for KCCA FC for the 2020/21 […]

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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 […]