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Virgil van Dijk – I will be back stronger

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has vowed to come back better than ever before. This is after Liverpool confirmed the defender needs knee ligament surgery following his injury at Everton. The Dutch centre-back collided with Toffees goalkeeper Jordan Pickford just six minutes into the Merseyside Derby on Saturday afternoon. Though the England shot stopper was not punished for what […]

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Eric Choupo-Moting kicks off Bayern career with a double

Striker Eric Choupo-Moting kicked off Bayern Munich career in style by netting two goals against Duren on Thursday.  Choupo-Moting completed a free transfer from Paris Saint-Germain at the end of the transfer window. However, he had to wait to make his bow due to the international window.  He finally got the chance to start in […]

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Fortebet Uganda gives out Gifts worth Millions
Fortebet Uganda gives out Gifts worth Millions

Fortebet Uganda has given back to the community with gifts worth millions of cash. The giveaway included 20 pieces of balls that were given to Zebra Football Academy at Kamwokya playgrounds. At the event, two lucky Fortebet clients that have active online accounts received new phones. According to the Fortebet Media manager, One of Fortebet’s […]

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Eric Kambaale – I am going to strive to hit double digits

Express FC forward Eric Kambaale has vowed to score double figures and help his club win silverware. The 20-year-old has said this during the training session as they prepare for the 2020-2021 StarTimes Uganda Premier League (UPL) season return. “I am happy that I’ve managed to get my groove back using the technical team’s training schedule,” […]

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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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Uganda Cranes returns on Tuesday

Uganda Cranes have reportedly completed their camp in Dubai and are expected back in the country on Tuesday. The East African giants have been camping for the last two weeks in preparation for the Africa Cup of Nations. Cranes will face South Sudan in the qualifying doubleheader tie on November 9th and 17th respectively. “Uganda Cranes officially […]

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Paul Scholes named as Salford City interim coach

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has been named as Salford’s interim manager. This comes after the club’s Class of 92 owners sacked manager Graham Alexander. A statement released on Monday confirmed the former Manchester United midfielder’s appointment. “Paul Scholes will act as the interim head coach while the club looks to secure a new […]

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Djamel Belmadi: Algeria is better than Nigeria

Algeria national team head coach Djamel Belmadi believes Algeria were tactically better than Nigeria in their 1-0 win on Friday.  Borussia Monchengladbach’s Ramy Bensebaini scored the solitary goal for Algeria. This ensured that Belmadi’s side continued their domination over the Super Eagles. Belmadi, who guided his side to clinch the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations […]

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Ayub Khalifa tests positive for COVID-19

The Uganda U17 women’s team coach Ayub Khalifa has confirmed he is Covid-19 positive. The tactician has announced the new development to the public amidst the Fifa U17 World Cup qualifiers where his team is scheduled to play Cameroon. “I have on Thursday 8 October 2020 tested positive for Covid-19,” Ayub Khalifa said as reported by […]

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Uganda Cranes to face Rwanda in Chan 2020 opener

Uganda Cranes will take on neighbors Rwanda in their first match of the 2020 Africa Nations Championship (Chan) in Cameroon. According to the fixtures released by the Confederation of Africa Football (Caf), Uganda Cranes have been pooled in Group C alongside Morocco, Rwanda, and Togo. Group A will have hosts Cameroon, Mali, Burkina Faso and […]