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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...

Confederations Cup: Tame KCCA fall to Nigeria’s Rivers United

Rivers United beat Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) 2-1 in a 2017 CAF Confederation Cup Group A match at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port Harcourt on Tuesday. The victory took the Nigerian side to third place in the Group A standings, while KCCA slip down to fourth spot. Rivers got off to the best possible start as Bernard Ovoke scored...

Ochan Patrick parts ways with URA FC

  By Fred Kyambadde National team midfielder Ochan Patrick has finally parted ways with Uganda Revenue Authority FC in the January transfer window. Kefa Kisala URA FC head coach confirmed that the player was released by the club but it hasn’t been revealed where he is linked to at the moment. Kisala says they went on to sign national team defender Savior Kabugo...

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...

Ochaya crowned MVP of the Season

  By Fred Kyambadde At a well decorated Victoria Hall of the Serena International Hotel winners’ podium on the Uganda Premier league awards Friday night, Kampala Capital City Authority left back Joseph Ochaya was crowned most valuable player of the year()MVP. Ochaya was voted the best footballer of the 2015/16 Uganda Premier league, a reward that was welcomed up by a brand...

Vipers SC unveil awesome dressing room: How does it compare with the big world clubs?

Dressing rooms are usually the most private place in a football club. Ahead of Vipers SC encounter, with South African Platinum stars, officials gave a sneak-peek into the St Mary’s stadium dressing room. To say it looks nice in comparison to others in Uganda is an understatement. Even if it’s constantly housing naked, sweaty men celebrating a big win or a disappointing...

Only 5 out of 14,000 protesters turn up to Chilean march to convince Alexis Sanchez to leave Arsenal

Remember the story about the thousands of Chilean fans who were ready to go marching in order to convince Alexis Sanchez to leave Arsenal ? Well, it didn't quite pan out as the organisers hoped. A Facebook event was set up last month in the wake of Arsenal's 5-1 defeat to Bayern Munich by football fans who wanted to march through...

Uganda Premier League-Saints FC stretch gap from the relegation line

Saints FC stretch gap from the relegation line By Fred Kyambadde Saints FC beat Sports Club Victoria University (SCVU) to stretch their gap to four points ahead of Simba FC on Tuesday at Nakivubo Stadium in  the Azam Uganda Premier League. Victory meant that saints has hopes of remaining in the league if it wins the remaining games and also bank on...

AFCON 2017: UGANDA CRANES’ MOMENT OF TRUTH: MAKE US DREAM!

By Richard Wetaya The African Cup of Nations soccer is set to kick off in Gabon tomorrow and as you would expect, there is a real palpable sense of anticipation, not only amongst Uganda Cranes fans but multitudes of soccer fans across the continent. With the Cranes playing at the tournament for the first time in close to four decades, the...

Antoine Griezmann’s brother fuels Manchester United talk with social media celebration after EFL Cup win

Antoine Griezmann's brother Theo has thrown fuel on the transfer rumour fire regarding Manchester United. The Atletico Madrid striker has been linked with a move to United for some time, with most reports suggesting Jose Mourinho will step up his pursuit this summer. Last summer Griezmann dropped his agent and handed his brother Theo the job of looking after his future....

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