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FUFA promises Uganda Cranes a staggering Ugx 1 Billion upon qualification

By Robert Kayindi James The Federation of Uganda Football Association has promised the entire Uganda Cranes Squad a staggering Ugx 1 billion should they qualify for the 2017 AFCON finals in Gabon on Sunday when they take on Comoros at…

September 2, 2016

Dennis Onyango in fitness struggles ahead of Comoros tie

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes number one goalie, Dennis Masinde Onyango is struggling to regain his fitness ahead of Sunday’s crucial tie against Comoros in the 2017 AFCON Qualifiers at Namboole. Onyango sustained an injury last weekend as he…

September 2, 2016

Uganda Cranes and Harambe Stars fire blanks in international friendly

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes and the Harambe Stars of Kenya fired blanks in an international friendly match played on Tuesday evening at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. The two sides were both goal shy in the opening half of…

August 31, 2016

I am confident we will beat Comoros – Tony Mawejje

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda played to a goalless draw in their buildup match against Kenya on Tuesday evening at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole  as they prepare to face off with Comoros on Sunday, September 4th. Following the goalless draw,…

August 31, 2016

Uganda Cranes and Harambe Stars face off today in a trigger of old memories

By Robert Kayindi James Old memories of bitter rivalry will be triggered today at 4:00pm as Uganda Cranes entertain the Harambe Stars of Kenya at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole in an international friendly match. The Kenyan 30-man contingent arrived yesterday…

August 30, 2016

Kenya jets in ahead of friendly tie with Uganda Cranes

By Robert Kayindi James Kenya’s national football team, Harambe Stars has jetted into the country this morning ahead of their highly anticipated friendly tie with Uganda Cranes on Tuesday, 30th at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. The Harambe Stars are here to…

August 29, 2016

Uganda Cranes kick off preparations for Comoros tie

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes kicked off preparations for their two upcoming fixtures with a gym session on Thursday morning at Paradise Fitness City gym at Acacia Mall in Kampala. The national team head coach, Micho on Wednesday summoned…

August 26, 2016

Uganda Cranes coach summons 32-man squad for Kenya and Comoros ties

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda national team head coach, Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has summoned a 32-man squad for the two upcoming international ties for the Cranes against Kenya and Comoros. The squad is composed of 16 local based players and…

August 25, 2016

CAF makes changes in kick off time for the Uganda-Comoros clash

By Robert Kayindi James The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has made changes in kick off time for the clash between Uganda and Comoros that is due next month. “CAF has confirmed that Uganda vs Comoros is at 5pm on…

August 17, 2016

Uganda Cranes shine in Buganda regional tour

In preparation of the Comoros game, a balanced Uganda Cranes team had their last Regional tour game against a Buganda select team in Masaka at Masaka Recreational Ground in the Airtel Uganda “Mujje Tulumbe” campaign on Saturday. The tours which began last year…

August 8, 2016