Tag : Uganda football news


URA FC seeded in group A of the 2017 Mapinduzi Cup

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda’s representatives at the annual Mapinduzi Cup, Uganda Revenue Authority Football Club has been seeded in Group A of the upcoming  football tournament. The Kefa Kisala-coached side are grouped along with Simba SC from Tanzania, KVZ,…

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

Uganda Cranes training

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

KCCA FC vs Sadolin Fc

Sadolin Paints hold leaders KCCA in Jinja

By Robert Kayindi James Jinja based side Sadolin Paints Football Club held league leaders Kampala Capital City Authority Football Club to a one-all draw in a game played on Wednesday evening at Bugembe Stadium. Striker Geoffrey Sserunkuma scored a 10th…

December 8, 2016

SC Villa

URA hold SC Villa, Saints frustrate Vipers as Express return to winning ways

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Revenue Authority FC dented SC Villa’s chance of closing the gap on league leaders KCCA FC as they held them to a two-all draw in a game played on Tuesday evening at the Mehta Stadium…

December 7, 2016

Uganda Sand Cranes

Uganda Sand Cranes off to Dar es Salaam for international friendly

By Robert Kayindi James On Tuesday afternoon, the national beach soccer team, Uganda Sand Cranes travelled to Tanzania’s coastal town Dar es Salaam for an international friendly match. The team travelled by bus and is expected to make stopovers in…

December 7, 2016

Alex Isabirye

Coach Alex Isabirye forced to resign at Kirinya Jinja SS

By Robert Kayindi James Kirinya Jinja SS FC head coach Alex Isabirye has resigned from his job at the Jinja based side. The former Bul FC and URA FC tactician was appointed as head coach for the league debutants at…

December 7, 2016

SC Villa

Villa target to narrow KCCA gap in trip to Lugazi as Onduparaka host Bul FC

By Robert Kayindi James  A second placed Sports Club Villa target to narrow their four-point gap with leaders KCCA FC when they make a trip to the Mehta Stadium, Lugazi to take on four-time league champions Uganda Revenue Authority FC…

December 6, 2016

Ivan Bukenya

Uganda’s Ivan Bukenya joins Indian side Kingfisher East Bengal FC

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda’s Ivan Bukenya has joined Indian side Kingfisher East Bengal Football Club after almost half a year without competitive football. The former Erbil FC and Kaizer Chiefs towering defender is said to have signed a six…

December 6, 2016

Denis Onyango

Onyango off to Japan for FIFA Club World Cup

By Robert Kayindi James  Uganda Cranes number one custodian, Dennis Masinde Onyango is off to Japan along with his Mamelodi Sundowns teammates to participate in the FIFA Club World Cup tournament. The South African giants won the CAF Champions after beating…

December 6, 2016