Tag : Uganda football news

Express FC renews partnership with DStv Uganda ahead of new season

DStv Uganda has reaffirmed its continued partnership as title sponsorship holders of Express FC as the countdown to the 2017/2018 season gets underway. Addressing journalists at a press conference, Phoebe Nakabazzi, Marketing Manager DStv Uganda said, “We still have an…

August 11, 2017

Vipers whip Hima FC in friendly

Azam Uganda Premier League side, Vipers Sports Club survived an early scare and had to dig deep to overcome a resilient Hima Football Club in the second game of their western Uganda tour played on Saturday in Kasese. The 2010…

August 8, 2017

Former Cranes striker Geofrey Massa reportedly shot by police

Former Uganda Cranes striker Geofrey Massa has been caught on the wrong side of the law. According to a report by NTV Uganda, Massa had a run-in with police on Wednesday evening that ended in him being shot at. It…

July 13, 2017

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

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

Uganda’s goalkeeper Denis Onyango named African Player of the Year

By Our Reporter Uganda Cranes and Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper, Denis Masinde Onyango has been named the 2016 CAF African Player of the Year based in Africa. The Ugandan shot stopper was crowned at an award gala held in Abuja, Nigeria on Thursday…

January 6, 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

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

CAF Champions League: KCCA FC pitted against Angolan league defending champions

By Robert Kayindi James Kampala Capital City Authority Football Club (KCCA FC) has been pitted against Angolan side Clube Desportivo Primeiro de Agosto ahead of the preliminary round of the 2017 CAF Champions League. Clube Desportivo Primeiro de Agosto is…

December 23, 2016

CID grills FUFA president over match fixing allegations

By Robert Kayindi James The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Tuesday, 20th December grilled the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) president, Eng. Moses Magogo on allegations of match fixing. According to a police letter dated December 15th and signed…

December 21, 2016