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MTN Uganda rewards Joshua Cheptegei with a cash prize of Ugx 123,536,000
MTN rewards Joshua Cheptegei with a cash prize of Ugx 123,536,000

MTN Uganda has today rewarded world champion Joshua Cheptegei with a cash prize of Ugx 123,536,000. This is for his recent heroics at the Monaco Diamond League meet. In addition, where he set up a new 5000m world record of 12:35.36, thus breaking Kenenisa Bekele’s 16-year-old world of 12:37.35. CLICK TO WIN BIG WITH US […]

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Dennis Mugerwa joins Express FC

Express FC have continued with their transfer activities after signing defender Dennis Mugerwa from Tooro United. Mugerwa was announced by the Red Eagles on Tuesday and signed a two-year deal with the Wankulukuku based side. “We would like to gladly announce the capture of right-back Dennis Mubuya Mugerwa who joins from Tooro United on a […]

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Ibrahim Kayiwa makes Express FC return

Midfielder Ibrahim Kayiwa have sealed Express FC return from relegated Tooro United. The Red Eagles have confirmed the arrival of the 25-year-old attacking midfielder return on Monday. Kayiwa now becomes the 13th signing of the ambitious Wankulukuku-based giants. “Creative midfielder Ibrahim Kayiwa is back at Express,” the club confirmed on their official website. Ibrahim Kayiwa back […]

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President Museveni confirms Ugandan football return

Football in Uganda has finally been allowed to return after President Yoweri Museveni allowed sporting activities to return on Sunday. In his address to the nation, Museveni confirmed the government will allow sporting activities to resume but without spectators. He, however, asked organisers to test players for Covid-19 72 hours before any match. “Open-air activities of sports will […]

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Arnold Ssembuya joins Police FC

The StarTimes Uganda Premier League side Police FC have completed the signing of midfielder Arnold Ssembuya. The midfielder has been on the Abdallah Mubiru coached side’s radar for quite some time. This is due to his good performances in the Fufa Big League with UPDF FC. “Welcome to the cops’ family Arnold! Can’t wait to […]

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Mason Greenwood told to train at home

Manchester United youngster Mason Greenwood has been told to train on his own for the next few days. The 18-year-old forward returned to Carrington on Thursday for the first time since his England dream turned into a nightmare. However, he was told he must only arrive after boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his first-team squad had gone home. Greenwood and Foden […]

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Juma Balinya targets golden boot

KCCA FC recruit Juma Balinya has set his eyes on the 2020/21 Ugandan Premier League Golden Boot. The forward has been signed by the Garbage Collectors to sharpen their attack. He also came to help the team be competitive in domestic and continental assignments. The former Police FC attacker has also welcomed competition which he […]

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Muzamir Mutyaba finally released by KCCA FC

Midfielder Muzamir Mutyaba has finally parted ways with StarTimes Uganda Premier League side KCCA FC. The attacking midfielder was among the players, who were said to be on their way out of the Lugogo-based giants. Mutyaba’s released was officially revealed on Sunday, during KCCA FC’s weekly TV Show on Sanyuka TV. Muzamir Mutyaba to remain a KCCA […]

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Noel Nasasira blames Mutebi for his failed career

Ugandan football star Noel Nasasira claims that he was not trusted by coach Mike Mutebi during his time at KCCA FC. Nasasira was among the six youngsters who were promoted to the KCCA senior team three years ago. However, two of his then teammates have made big moves whereas his career took what looked like […]

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Ambrose Kirya joins BUL FC

StarTimes Uganda Premier League side BUL FC have confirmed the signing of midfielder Ambrose Kirya. The midfielder has signed a one-year deal with the Jinja based side ahead of the new Ugandan Premier League (UPL) season. “Confirmed and seal,” BUL posted on their social media pages. “BUL FC are delighted to announce the signing of Ambrose […]