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UAP Old Mutual Group joins cancer run

By Joan Murungi The UAP Old Mutual group Uganda that comprises of life, general insurance, Investment, medical and property companies pledged its continued involvement in support of cancer victims. This was during the handover of a Sh 5m cheque to the Past District Governor and Chair of the Uganda Rotary Cancer Programme Stephen Mwanje at the UAP Old Mutual Nakawa...

Dellah throws Magogo victory dinner

By Ronald Kintu Uganda Cranes saw off rivals Rwanda on Saturday despite going down 2-0 to hosts in Kigali, Rwanda. The resounding first leg 3-0 win at Kitende was enough to seal a slot to the 2018 CHAN finals to be hosted by Kenya. Away from the pitch, FUFA first lady and President Moses Magogo’s side dish Dellah Sally was...

Sserunkuma will not stop scoring

Ugandan Premier League reigning most valuable player and top scorer, Geoffrey Sserunkuma opened his goal account in the Zambia Super League on Sunday 13 August as Buildcon lost 2-1 to Lusaka Dynamos at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. The Cranes striker started the game and was on target as early as the sixth minute connecting a corner from Congolese...

FIFA rankings: Uganda improves as Brazil dislodges Germany for top spot

Uganda has moved up one place in the latest FIFA rankings to the 73rd position with a total of 464 points and remain 15th in Africa, according to the results released today. The rise comes after the Uganda Cranes 5-1 resounding defeat of South Sudan last month in the CHAN 2018 qualification match. Neighbors Kenya have moved two places up in...

Basena, Kajoba appointed interim Uganda Cranes coaches

By Kampala Sun writer FUFA has appointed Moses Basena and Fred Kajoba as interim coaches for the Uganda Cranes. This follows the termination of the employment contract by former coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Srerodjevic who cited non-payment of salaries to the tune of $54,000 (Sh195m). The move was confirmed by a visibly furious FUFA president, Moses Magogo at a press conference...

Coach Micho terminates Uganda Cranes contract

Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has terminated his contract with the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA). The announcement came shortly after 10:00am on Saturday as the Serbian International addressed a well-attended press conference at Kabira Country club in Bukoto. “It is 50 months today since I signed a contract with FUFA. My employment contract with FUFA has...

Micho, Murshid Juuko to join Orlando Pirates

As football fans around the country wait with bated breath about the negotiations between FUFA and Cranes Coach Micho Srerodjevic, news coming in indicates that it is unlikely he will stay. This was after a deadlock between FUFA’s CEO Edgar Watson and Micho’s agent. It was then that revelations came out that coach Micho had found another...

What you missed at the Rugby Cranes game against Tunisia

The game in pictures. Pictures by Julius Senyimba

Uganda Rugby Cranes kicked out of hotel

By Julius Senyimba Uganda Rugby Union is in hot soup once again as their stars have been kicked out of Nob View Hotel where the team had camped prior to tomorrow's encounter up against defending champions Namibia. Rugby and financial issues for years has proven a marriage of for better or worse and this will shock a few following the...

CHAN encounter might be Micho’s last game

By Julius Senyimba Uganda Cranes coach, Milutin ‘Micho’ Srerodjevic departure rumour has never died since his appointment back in 2013. In the past, this has been more of lack of how to handle success excitement and bargaining for a better deal and rumour after rumour has seen death one by one. However, this time around, irrespective of Micho refuting it...

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