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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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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 […]

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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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Joseph Dhata signs for Vipers

As they continue to strengthen their squad, StarTimes Uganda Premier League champions Vipers SC have confirmed the arrival of Joseph Dhata. The South Sudanese defender has signed a four-year contract with the Kitende based side. He becomes the latest player for the neighbouring country to join the Venoms. The deal was completed after Dhata got his […]

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Wasswa Bbosa applauds new signing Enock Walusimbi

Express FC head coach Wasswa Bbosa has applauded the club’s new signing Enock Walusimbi. The versatile defender was unveiled by the Red Eagles signing from Bright Stars FC and he penned a two-year contract. According to Bbosa, Walusimbi will add a lot to the Wankulukuku based side ahead of the 2020/2021 season. “I have always […]

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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 […]