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Pilsner Awards: Ssentongo, Kikomeko scoops UPL February gongs

Ssentongo, Kikomeko scoops UPL February gongs during the Pilsner awards 2020. Trouper striker Robert Ssentongo has been named as the Uganda Premier League (UPL) Pilsner’s best player of the month of February. The Kyetume FC striker was crowned on Monday 16th at a ceremony held at Kati Kati Restaurant in Lugogo. Ssentongo has been very […]

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CHAN 2020: Reigning champions Morocco withdraw from the tournament

After the COVID-19 Pandemic hitting all sporting activities across the world, reigning champions Morocco has canceled their Total CHAN 2020 camp. The North African nation went on to also announce their withdrawal from the CHAN 2020 which is slated in April.A week before Morocco’s withdrawal, CAF had issued a statement regarding this matter. In addition, stating that all its […]

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World Cup U17: Our focus is now on Cameroon – Khalifah

The Uganda Women’s U17 national team head coach Ayub Khalifah claims that the focus of his side is now on Cameroon. Uganda won 5-0 against Tanzania on Saturday at StarTimes Stadium Lugogo, to eliminate them 6-2 on aggregate. Cameroon, on the other hand, booked their place to face the East African nation after hammering Sao Tome […]

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Cameroon, Morocco to stage CAF Interclubs 2019/2020 finals

Cameroonian city of Douala and the Moroccan city of Rabat have been selected to host the inaugural one-match finals. In addition, of the Total CAF Champions League 2019/20 and Total CAF Confederation Cup respectively. The two cities got the affirmation following the evaluation of the submitted bids taking into consideration key facilities. For example, Infrastructure, […]

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KCCA FC can win two titles this season – Gift Ali

KCCA FC midfielder Gift Ali believes that his side has the chance of retaining StarTimes Uganda Premier League as well as winning Stanbic Uganda Cup. The Yellow Boys are on the course of retaining the league title after winning it last season. Ali said that a double is possible for the Mike Mutebi coached KCCA […]

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Tri Nation tournament postponed by FUFA due to Coronavirus fears

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has rescheduled the tri nation tournament that was set to take place in Kampala later this month. The tournament was staged to help Uganda prepare for the African Nations Championship (Chan). However, the statement which confirmed the change of dates for the tournament did not specify the reason […]

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Uganda edge Tanzania to reach FIFA U17 Women World Cup final round

The Uganda U17 National football team edged Tanzanian side following a remarkable performance on Saturday in the qualifiers of the 2020 FIFA U17 Women World Cup. Uganda which needed only one goal to reach the final round of the qualifier, however, won the game 5-0 at StarTimes Stadium Lugogo. Therefore Saturday’s result means that the Ayub […]

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Uganda Cranes tie with South Sudan Postponed due to Coronavirus

Africa’s football governing body Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced the postponement of the Uganda Cranes game against South Sudan. The two sides were set to face off on 28th and 31st March 2020 at in the double header tie, in the Total 2021 AFCON Qualifier group stages. The decision came after the growing […]

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