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Uganda rises to best position ever in the World FIFA rankings

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda has risen to its best position ever in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Rankings that were released yesterday (Thursday, 7th January 2016) in Switzerland’s capital Zurich. Uganda Cranes are now ranked 62nd in the world (out of…

January 8, 2016

Uganda Cranes to enter residential training tomorrow

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes provisional squad will tomorrow enter residential training at FUFA technical center in Njeru, Jinja as they continue with preparations for the 2016 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) finals that are due this month in Kigali, Rwanda….

January 4, 2016

Here is why Uganda Cranes were bounced away from African Bible training Center

By Robert Kayindi James African Bible University at Lubowa, off Entebbe road has lately become the home training facility for the national football team, the Uganda Cranes. However, yesterday was a nightmare for the team as they were bounced off the…

January 4, 2016

Players injured in Uganda Cranes bus accident discharged

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes players that sustained injuries after the team bus was involved in an accident on Tuesday have been discharged from hospital. The team had traveled to Soroti to present the CECAFA trophy that they won in Ethiopia…

December 10, 2015

Nasty Pictures of the Uganda Cranes Bus accident

The Uganda Cranes team was involved in an accident at Kamonkoli, Budaka on their way back to Kampala after their meeting with President Museveni in Soroti who congratulated them upon winning the CECAFA cup in Ethiopia on Saturday. The Cranes bus reportedly rammed into…

December 9, 2015

Uganda Cranes players are all safe – FUFA speaks out on accident

By James Kayindi Robert Unfortunate news reaching our desks indicates that the Uganda Cranes team has been involved in a motor accident at Kamokoli – Jami near Mbale Town. Witnesses from the scene say that the Cranes’ bus collided with…

December 8, 2015

Uganda Cranes bus involved in a deadly accident as 8 people are reported dead.

Sad news coming in from Kamonkoli, Eastern Budaka has it that the bus that was carrying Uganda Cranes players and staff has been involved in a nasty car accident. According to an eye witnesses, the bus driver lost control of…

December 8, 2015

Uganda Cranes stars treated to a State House dinner

By Our Reporter The Uganda Cranes team that won the record 14th CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup title was yesterday treated to a dinner at State House. Uganda beat Rwanda 1-0 on Saturday afternoon in Ethiopia to win the 2015 annual regional tournament….

December 8, 2015

Uganda rises another 5 slots in the latest FIFA rankings

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda has continued to rise by another five slots in the latest FIFA Coca Cola World rankings that were released on Thursday, 3rd December in Zurich, Switzerland. Uganda is now ranked 63rd as compared to last month’s…

December 4, 2015

Uganda Cranes kickoff CECAFA campaign on a bad note

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes kicked off their 2015 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup campaign on a very bad note following a 2-0 loss to longtime rivals and neighbours in the east, Kenya. With former Cranes coach Bobby Williamson on the touch…

November 23, 2015