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Uganda drawn in Group D for the CHAN finals in Rwanda

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes were yesterday draw in group D with Zimbabwe, Zambia and Mali who they will be playing at the 2016 African Nations Championship finals (CHAN) in Rwanda. It will be a renewal of acquaintances for Uganda,…

November 16, 2015

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Uganda rises by seven slots in the latest FIFA rankings

By Robert Kayindi James Beating the Falcons of Sudan, both home and away didn’t only earn the Uganda Cranes a slot at the 2016 CHAN finals that will be in Kigali, Rwanda but has also helped the country rise in the…

November 5, 2015

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President Museveni offers chartered plane for Uganda Cranes to Togo

By Robert Kayindi James His Excellence Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has offered Uganda Cranes a chartered plane that will take the team to Lome, Togo to play the Sparrow Hawks in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. The president who according to…

November 3, 2015

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Micho names Cranes travelling squad ahead of Sudan clash

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes head tactician Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has finally named an 18-man squad that will be traveling today to Khartoum for the return leg in the third and final round of the African Nations Championships (CHAN) qualifier…

October 23, 2015

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Cranes resume training today after beating Sudan on Saturday

By Robert Kayindi James Apparently there is no time to waste for Cranes head coach Milutin Micho Sedrojevic as he has already summoned the CHAN squad to report for training today after beating Sudan on Saturday in the first leg of…

October 19, 2015

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Officials named as Uganda Cranes camp heats up after win against SC Villa

By Robert Kayindi James With just a day to the Uganda Cranes’ game against the Falcons of Sudan, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has named Eritrean referees to officiate over the Saturday game. On match day, Luesleghed Ghebre Micheal will…

October 15, 2015

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Uganda Cranes thump SC Villa 4-2 in buildup match

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sedrojevic will field his team against Sudan on Saturday with a lot more confidence after thumping SC Villa 4-2 in a buildup match played at the African Bible University playground on…

October 15, 2015

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Express defeat Uganda Cranes in buildup match

By Robert Kayindi James Express FC condemned Uganda Cranes to a 2-0 defeat at Wankulukuku Stadium yesterday as the CHAN squad stepped up their preparations ahead of their clash with Sudan. Goals from Tonny Odur in the 17th minute and Eric…

October 13, 2015

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Uganda Cranes outclasses Masindi XI in the first regional tour.

The Uganda Cranes put six goals past Masindi XI in a dazzling performance at the first regional tour that took place over the weekend in Masindi as Airtel Uganda in partnership with FUFA and Nile Special, rolled out the national team’s regional tours…

September 21, 2015