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Jonathan McKinstry – We are disappointed by CHAN 2020’s postponement

Uganda Cranes head coach Jonathan McKinstry claims that as a team, they are disappointed with the postponement of the African Nations Championship (CHAN 2020) by CAF. CAF announced the postponement of the tournament in Cameroon due to coronavirus fears which forced FUFA to also cancel Cranes’ preparation camp. “Naturally, everyone is disappointed with the news […]

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FUFA calls off Uganda Cranes preparation camp for CHAN 2020

FUFA calls off Uganda Cranes preparation camp for CHAN 2020. Following the widespread of Coronavirus pandemic, the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has called off the Uganda Cranes camp. In addition, that was preparing for the 2020 Championship of Africa Nations (CHAN). This came after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced the postponement […]

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Kabonge pledges not to return to Katwe United despite Ssewanyana’s cry

Former Onduparaka FC, Paidha Black Angels FC head coach Allan Kabonge has vowed not to return to FUFA Big League side Katwe United. In addition, despite Chairman Allan Ssewanyana’s desperate call for him to go back to work. The self-proclaimed coaching messiah cites disrespect from the club as he reportedly continues to demand salary of three […]

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CAF finally postpones CHAN 2020 due to Coronavirus

After trying out several attempts to stage the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) 2020 amidst Coronavirus pandemic, Africa’s football governing body has finally given up. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has on Tuesday confirmed the postponement of the biennial tournament. The development comes following the escalating health concerns regarding the widespread of the COVID-19 […]

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World Cup U17: FUFA rubbishes Tanzania’s allegations that Uganda fielded over-age players

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (Fufa) has issued defense against Tanzania’s allegations that Uganda fielded over age players during their World Cup U17 qualifying match against Tanzania in Kampala on Saturday. Tanzania accused rivals Uganda of fielding over-age players during the return leg clash and even said they had reported to the relevant authorities to handle […]

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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, […]