Byekwaso contented despite a loss

The Uganda U-20 national team head coach Morley Byekwaso was left contented despite his side’s 1-0 loss. Uganda Hippos was defeated by Cameroon in the second group A game on Wednesday evening. According to Byekwaso, the team played well although they were unable to pick maximum points on the day. “We might have lost today but I am satisfied with…

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AFCON U-20: Cameroon edge Uganda to make quarters

Sunday Jang Junior scored the only goal as Cameroon beat Uganda 1-0 at the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott on Wednesday evening. Wednesday’s win saw the young Indomitable Lions become the first side to book a slot in the quarter finals. The young lions negotiated their passage to the last eight against Uganda’s Hippos who had some of the best chances but failed…

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Essam El-Hadary named as Liwa FC president

Egypt’s legendary goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary has been named the new president of second-division Emirati side Liwa FC. El-Hadary had announced his retirement from football in 2019 after having a short stint at former Egyptian Premier League side Nogoom FC. After revealing he received an offer to make his comeback, El-Hadary announced that he has officially hung up his boots and will shift his focus towards coaching. The 47-year-old…

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Senegal legend Papa Bouba Diop dies aged 42

Former Senegalese International Papa Bouba Diop dies at de age of 42 years following a long illness. Diop was part of the Teranga Lions side that stunned reigning world champions France 1-0 in the opening match of the 2002 World Cup. The former midfielder scored the only goal of the game to secure one of the biggest shocks in the…

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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 ended their nine days training…

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Sebastien Migne interested in coaching Gor Mahia

After partying ways with Equatorial Guinea national team, Sebastien Migne has revealed interest in coaching Gor Mahia. The former Kenya national team tactician is currently a free agent after getting sacked by Equatorial Guinea due to poor performances. “Migne loves Kenya and is the reason why he bought a house there,” a source close to the coach was quoted saying. “On many…

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Johnathan McKinstry – Coronavirus has made everything hard

Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry claims that the Coronavirus has made it difficult for him to plan in the wake of the pandemic. It should be noted that the pandemic led to the suspension of McKinstry’s training camp for the African Nations Championship (Chan). The tournament was also postponed as one of the measures to prevent the pandemic. “Obviously, everyone…

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2021 Africa Cup of Nations set to be postponed

The Africa Cup of Nations that was set for Cameroon in January 2021 is set to be postponed due to coronavirus. According to reports from RMC Sports, the Confederation of African Football is expected to move the competition to 2022. Africa’s football ruling body is expected to make the official announcement about the postponement very soon. “There is almost no chance…

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Former Ghana legend Kwasi Owusu dies aged 72

Kwasi Owusu

Kwasi Owusu, one of the most lethal forwards in the history of Ghana football has passed away aged 72. Ghana’s football governing body the Ghana Football Association, however, confirmed the news of Owusu’s death on Monday, March 30th. Owusu captained the Black Stars at the 1970 Africa Cup of Nations, but his side lost 1-0 to host Sudan in the…

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