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French Military Team set to face off with Uganda Cranes

By Our Reporter The French Military team jetted into the country on Monday ahead of their friendly match against the Uganda Cranes. The team which has already had several practice sessions at Mandela National Stadium is in town to face…

March 23, 2017

Emma Okwi fights for the ball with Eastern Select side player

Uganda Cranes beat Eastern Select side in Eastern regional tour

In preparation for World Cup and AFCON 2019 qualifiers, the Uganda Cranes team defeated the Eastern Uganda select team in the first regional tour of 2017 played at Kamuli Park Municipal Stadium in Kamuli, Eastern Uganda. Since 2015, the Uganda…

March 20, 2017

FUFA confirms friendly ties with Tunisia, Slovakia and Ivory Coast

By Robert Kayindi James Local football governing body, FUFA has confirmed Uganda Cranes friendly ties with north African giants Tunisia, European side Slovakia and AFCON reigning champions Ivory Coast ahead of the January 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon….

December 23, 2016

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FUFA in quest for 4 billion for Uganda Cranes ahead of AFCON 2017

By Robert Kayindi James The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) is in a quest for 4.39 billion shillings for Uganda Cranes ahead of the 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. The development was revealed by the FUFA…

December 23, 2016

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Cranes kick off residential training as 27 players turn up on day one

By Robert Kayindi James A contingent of 27 players out of the 40 players summoned turned up on day one of the official kickoff of the Uganda Cranes preparation programme for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals that will…

December 20, 2016

Official design for the Uganda Cranes jersey released

By Robert Kayindi James  The Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has released official design for the Uganda Cranes jersey that will be used at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Gabon. The development followed the completion of…

December 19, 2016

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Uganda Cranes set to kickoff official preparations for AFCON

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has revealed that the national team will start official preparations for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations today with a gym session at Acaccia Mall. “Official kickoff of Uganda Cranes…

December 19, 2016

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Coach Micho confirms friendly ties with Slovakia and Ivory Coast ahead of AFCON 2017

By Staff Writer Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has confirmed friendly ties for the national team with European giants Slovakia and Ivory Coast ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations that will be hosted in Gabon. The…

December 15, 2016

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Vipers in stalemate with Uganda Cranes

By Robert Kayindi James The tie between Uganda Cup reigning champions, Vipers Sports Club and the Uganda Cranes ended in stalemate with each side scoring twice (2-2) in a practice match played at Nakivubo War Memorial Stadium. The game concluded…

November 30, 2016

Bright Stars hold Uganda Cranes in trial match

By Robert Kayindi James Azam Uganda Premier League (AUPL) side Bright Stars held the Uganda Cranes to a one-all draw yesterday in trial match played at the Nakivubo War Memorial stadium. KCCA’s Derrick Nsibambi connected well with Mohammad Shaban’s cross to…

November 29, 2016