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CHAN 2020: Zambia, Guinea kick off on high note

Guinea opened their TOTAL African Nations Championship campaign in style when they hammered Namibia 3-0 at the tournament in Cameroon on Tuesday. Horoya AC striker Yakhouba Barry was the hero after scoring two goals for the Syli National in their opening match of the tournament exclusively home-based players. Two first-half goals by striker Barry and […]

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CAF 2020: Uganda share spoils with Rwanda

The East African neighbours Uganda and Rwanda played out to a goalless draw in a game of few clear-cut chances at the TOTAL African Nations Championship in Cameroon on Monday night. The regional rivals could not create the needed chances as they played cautiously in the second Group C match of the tournament at the […]

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PICTORIAL - Fortebet thanks Kiryandongo, Bweyale, Kigumba and Karuma
PICTORIAL – Fortebet thanks Kiryandongo, Bweyale, Kigumba & Karuma

“There is no doubt that Fortebet is Uganda’s number one betting company. The main reason Fortebet is leading in the betting industry, is you our clients. Certainly without you, Fortebet wouldn’t be this strong. This is the reason we keep coming to give back to you, just like we did a few months ago,” said […]

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Mathias Kigonya confirms Forest Rangers exit

Ugandan goalkeeper Mathias Kigonya has confirmed his Forest Rangers exit as amidst rumours linking him with Azam FC. The Uganda international joined the Zambian Super League side two years ago on a two-year deal. He joined Forest Rangers from Kenyan top-flight side Kakamega Homeboyz. Through his Facebook page, Kigonya confirmed his exit from Zambia. “It is […]

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Mesut Ozil – I want to play for Fenerbahce or in MLS

Arsenal outcast Mesut Ozil has said he has no intention of retiring when he leaves Arsenal. According to the talented playmaker, his preference is a move to Fenerbahce or Major League Soccer. The former Germany international is currently in the dying embers of his Arsenal career. He have been completely frozen out of the picture […]

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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53-year-old Kazuyoshi Miura signs new Yokohama contract

Record-breaking Japanese star Kazuyoshi Miura has signed a new contract with J1 League side Yokohama, at the age of 53. Kazuyoshi Miura a.k.a King Kazu isthe oldest goalscorer in Japanese professional football. He has committed to his 17th season with the club and the 36th overall in his storied career. Miura turns 54 on February […]

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Tyson Fury – Anthony Joshua has a confidence problem

Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury believes his compatriot Anthony Joshua has a confidence problem after shaky performances. Tyson Fury now claims that he could beat his British rival inside two rounds. A fight between the two top bocxers who hold the four major world heavyweight titles is being negotiated by their teams. After beating Kubrat Pulev […]

International Sports
CHAN 2021: Vincent Mashami names Rwanda’s final squad

Rwanda national team head coach Vincent Mashami has named his squad for the upcoming African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament. The tournament will be held in Cameroon between January 16th and February 7th. Rwanda are in Group C where they will come up against the reigning champions Morocco, Uganda and Togo. Onesme Twizerimana of Musanze FC, […]

Local Sports
Pre-CHAN: Uganda finish on a high note

Uganda Cranes completed their mission in Yaounde with positive results after posting a 3-0 win over Niger in the final match of the Pre-CHAN Mini Tournament. The tournament also attracted hosts Cameroon and Zambia. Milton Karisa got his name on the score sheet twice while Saidi Kyeyune netted the other in between the former’s brace. […]