Tag : Uganda football news

Zambia arrive in the country ahead of friendly tie with Cranes

By Robert Kayindi James The Zambia national football team set foot in the country on Sunday afternoon ahead of an international friendly tie with Uganda Cranes on Tuesday, 8th November. The Chipolopolo 30-man contingent arrived at Entebbe International airport aboard…

November 7, 2016

Little time together and Low fitness levels cost us – coach Wasswa Bbosa

By Robert Kayindi James Kampala regional select coach Wasswa Bbosa blamed little time with his boys for the humiliating 6-1 loss to the Uganda Cranes on Saturday in the Cranes Namutima campaign that saw the two sides clash at Muteesa II…

November 7, 2016

Express FC officially unveils new head coach

By Robert Kayindi James Express Football Club officially unveiled Mathias ‘Salonogo Matia’ Lule as their new head coach on Sunday morning at Kibinge hotel. The former Entebbe FC tactician and CAF A licence holder put pen to paper on a…

November 7, 2016

Sam Ssimbwa linked with return to Express FC

By Robert Kayindi James Soana Football Club head coach Omulangila Bamweyana Sam Ssimbwa has been linked with a possible return to Express Football Club. The reports emerged shortly after the sacking of long serving tactician Wasswa Bbosa, who part ways with…

November 4, 2016

Nkumba edge Uganda Martyrs in the University Football League

By Robert Kayindi James A first half strike from Gwoto Fred is all Nkumba University needed to edge Uganda Martyrs University in the second semi-final of the Nile Special University Football League (UFL) on Wednesday afternoon. In a game highly dominated…

November 4, 2016

Algerian referees to officiate over Cranes’ tie with Congo Brazzaville

By Robert Kayindi James Continental football governing body, CAF (Confederation of African Football) has assigned Algerians referees to officiate over the Cranes’ tie against Congo Brazzaville in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier that is slated for Saturday, 12th November…

November 3, 2016

Uganda Cranes edge KCCA FC in first training buildup

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes kicked off their official training on a high note on Wednesday evening as they edged league reigning champions KCCA FC by 1-0. The team is in preparations for three fixtures starting on Saturday, 5th November…

November 3, 2016

Coach Micho summons big squad ahead of Cranes’ ties with Zambia and Congo Brazzaville

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes coach Milutin Micho Sredojevic has summoned a big squad of about forty players, composed of both international and local based players, for the national team ahead of ties with Zambia and Congo Brazzaville. He…

November 3, 2016

Express FC part ways with coach Wasswa Bbosa after draw with URA FC

By Robert Kayindi James Six time league champions Express Football Club have parted ways with their long serving head coach Wasswa Bbosa after a one-all draw with Uganda Revenue Authority Football Club at Muteesa II Memorial Stadium, Wankulukuku. Herman Wasswa…

November 2, 2016

Express FC coach Wasswa Bbosa could be fired soon

By Robert Kayindi James Express FC coach Wasswa Bbosa’s job is on the line. With a winless run of five matches that includes two losses to arch rivals SC Villa and KCCA FC, sharing the spoils with a struggling Police FC…

November 1, 2016