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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he could leave THIS season as he faces decision over future

ARSENE WENGER has finally admitted he could leave Arsenal THIS season. The Gunners boss, asked whether he has had enough in the job, said: “No matter what happens next season I will manage, whether that’s here or somewhere else. And he added: “It is important the club is in safe hands, whether it’s me or someone else.” Wenger has faced fresh calls...

KCCA FC get crucial home win | CAF Champions League

  KCCA FC get crucial home win | CAF Champions League By Fred Kyambadde A Geoffrey Serunkuuma second half strike was all KCCA FC needed as they earned an important home tie in the first leg of the preliminary round of the 2017 CAF Champions League on Friday at the Philip Omondi Stadium in Lugogo. KCCA FC pushed for an early breakthrough but...

Vipers SC held at home in the first leg

  By Fred Kyambadde Vipers were left to rue several missed chances after being held to a goalless draw by visiting Volcan de Moroni in the first leg of the Caf Confederations Cup preliminary round at Namboole on Saturday. Playing on the continent for the second consecutive year after winning last season’s Uganda Cup, Coach Richard Wasswa named an attacking lineup as...

CAF Champions League: Big Money and prestige at Stake for KCCA F.C

By Nelson Sengooba KCCA F.C Vs CD Premeiro de Agosto ; CAF Champions League Preliminary Round, 1st Leg Friday February 10, 2017 KCCA (Uganda) Vs Club Desportivo 1 de Agosto (Angola) – Phillip Omondi stadium, Lugogo @ 4pm Match Officials: Israel Mpaima (centre referee), Peter Sabatia (1st Assistant) and Joshua Achila (2nd Assistant) There are many incentives for footballers to succeed, money...

AZAM LEAGUE RETURNS: ALL EYES ON OKWI, HAMIS KIZZA.

By Nelson Sengooba After what seemed like a never-ending 2-month long break, that was catapulted into lime light by Uganda Cranes’ return the African Nations Cup since 1978- the 2016/17 season is set to resume today evening with a total of seven intriguing fixtures on the cards at different venues. However, with the season shaping-out in to a two...

The return of the prodigal son: Emmanuel Okwi seeks redemption with SC Villa

By Nelson Ssengooba Danish club Sonderjyske found it ideal to tear up Emmanuel Okwi’s five year contract earlier this month and received no money in return. Okwi is an extreme example of one of the striking traits of contemporary football – discipline required of professional footballers and the money that falls their way. His football life story since he burst on the...

Heineken renews UEFA Champions League sponsorship

HEINEKEN has announced that it has extended its current agreement with UEFA to sponsor the UEFA Champions League for a further three years. The new agreement will see Heineken, the world's leading international premium beer brand; continue as an official partner of the world's most prestigious club football competition until the end of the 2021 competition. The partnership also includes the...

Transfer day deadline: Farouk Miya shipped out on loan.

Uganda Cranes midfielder Farouk Miya has joined Royal Excel Mouscron on loan from Standard Liege. The club confirmed the short loan deal between the two sides has been reached which will see the midfielder spend the rest of the 2016-17 at Royal Excel Mouscron, fellow Belgium Division A side. “Standard de Liège, Royal Excel Mouscron and Farouk MIYA have reached...

Pep Guardiola preparing to offload ten Manchester City players

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is reportedly ready to let as many as ten first-team players at the end of this season as he plans a major revamp of his squad. The Spanish tactician has endured a tough start at the Etihad Stadium as he adjusts to life in the Premier League, but he has also inherited an ageing and...

Liverpool sweat as Sadio Mane’s jet delays

Liverpool winger Sadio Mane is on his way back to Merseyside after Senegal were knocked out of the African Cup of Nations. Mane has yet to touch down in England and Klopp said he would not make a decision until he met the player in person. ‘I don’t know exactly,’ said Klopp. ‘Ray Haughan and our team management did an outstanding job...

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