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Vipers vs Uganda Cranes

Vipers in stalemate with Uganda Cranes

By Robert Kayindi James The tie between Uganda Cup reigning champions, Vipers Sports Club and the Uganda Cranes ended in stalemate with each side scoring twice (2-2) in a practice match played at Nakivubo War Memorial Stadium. The game concluded…

November 30, 2016

SC Villa

SC Villa suffer second defeat as they conclude their Vietnam tour

By Robert Kayindi James Sports Club Villa suffered their second defeat on Tuesday as they concluded their Vietnam tour. The Jogoos lost 1-0 to Geoffrey ‘Baba’ Kizito’s Quang Ninh on Wednesday to mark their second defeat of the tour, having lost…

November 30, 2016

Bright Stars hold Uganda Cranes in trial match

By Robert Kayindi James Azam Uganda Premier League (AUPL) side Bright Stars held the Uganda Cranes to a one-all draw yesterday in trial match played at the Nakivubo War Memorial stadium. KCCA’s Derrick Nsibambi connected well with Mohammad Shaban’s cross to…

November 29, 2016

SC Villa

SC Villa seek postponement of their tie against rivals Vipers SC

By Robert Kayindi James Reports reaching us indicate that Sports Club Villa have written to the Uganda Premier League secretariat seeking the postponement of the tie against rivals Vipers Sports Club. The two local giants are supposed to face off…

November 29, 2016

SC Villa

Tadeo and Vitalis on target as SC Villa share spoils with Vietnamese side Khanh HOA FC

By Robert Kayindi James Midfielder Lwanga Tadeo and Vitalis Tabu were both on target as Sports Club Villa shared spoils with Vietnamese side Khanh HOA FC in a 2-2 draw on match day five of their friendly tie in the…

November 28, 2016

Uganda Cranes to face Bright Stars in trial match today

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes and top tier side Bright Stars are set for a trial match today at the heart of Kampala at Nakivubo War Memorial Stadium. This will be the second test match for the Cranes who…

November 28, 2016

FUFA Awards 2016 launched

By Robert Kayindi James Local football governing body, FUFA yesterday officially launched the 2016 FUFA Awards at Kampala Serena Hotel. The event was graced by federation officials led by President Eng. Moses Magogo, Vice President Dennis Mbidde who also happens to…

November 15, 2016

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SC Villa target to reduce KCCA’s seven point lead as they host Bright Stars

By Robert Kayindi James The Azam Uganda Premier League (AUPL) returns following an international break in which Uganda Cranes defeated Congo Brazzaville 1-0 in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, thanks to Farouk Miya’s solitary first half effort at Namboole stadium on Saturday….

November 15, 2016

Kulaba Jimmy

URA FC name new team captain

By Robert Kayindi James Four time league champions, Uganda Revenue Authority Football Club (URA FC) has named Kulaba Jimmy as their new captain. Kulaba has been elevated to the position of captain form being an assistant until the end of…

November 15, 2016

FUFA house

FUFA house raided by ex-internationals

By Robert Kayindi James The Federation of Uganda Football Associations headquarters (FUFA house) in Mengo, Kampala have today morning been raided by Ugandan ex-internationals led by Daniel Walusimbi. The group that raided the local football governing body this morning involved key…

November 14, 2016