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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....

Why Coach Moses Basena deserves Uganda Cranes job.

By Joseph Kiwanuka As we look back on an emotional Uganda cranes 0-1 Egypt loss in Alexandria, ideas of the most encouraging, brave and genuine sportsmen started to torrent the scene. Emotions in football are like sand in the desert, but that's not what has us craving. Yearning African teams aren't afraid to fire their coaches or managers in...

USPA’s BLACK TIE FIGHTS RAGE ON.

By Michael Nsubuga. Gone are the days when our sportsmen dressed like they were due for a session in the gym. Dressing and grooming has become a very sensitive area, for social events, even for our sportsmen have taken heed. At the just concluded Uganda Sports Press Association (USPA) dinner, branded as a black tie and dress affair, many invited guests were...

Benni McCarthy unveiled as the new Cape Town City head coach

The worst-kept secret so far in South African football has been let out of the bag: Benni McCarthy has been unveiled as the new Cape Town City coach on a three-year deal. The former Ajax Amsterdam, FC Porto‚ Blackburn Rovers and West Ham United striker has replaced Eric Tinkler‚ who joined SuperSport United last week. With Tinkler having steered the side...

NSSF Kampala Hash Seven Hills Run launched

The National Social Security Fund (NSSF), together with Kampala Capital City Authority and Kampala Hash House Harriers, have today launched the second edition of the NSSF Kampala Hash Seven Hills Run aimed at raising sh200 Million to renovate public schools in Kampala. The run will be held on March 12, 2017 starting at Pearl Africa Primary School, Nsambya. It will...

Soana strengthen squad ahead of 2016/2017 new season

By Fred Kyambadde After finishing 7th last season with 45 points, the Kavumba based club have gone to complete signings of five players to strengthen their squad. National team striker Frank Kalanda was the main man in the transfer after parting ways with Uganda Revenue Authority fc at the end of the season. He signed a two year deal. He is followed...

Justin Juuko joins politics

In As the country’s political fever goes up, with former Prime Minister John Patrick Amama Mbabazi declaring his intention to run for the NRM flag bearer slot, former world champion Justin Juuko also joined the wagon. The Ugandan destroyer came out on Friday and announced his candidacy for the post of national secretary for mobilization in the Forum for Democratic...

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...

Kyebando draws with City Lads in Kampala Regional League

By Fred kyambadde Kyebando United FC has been held by City lads FC in a 0-0 draw at kanyanya grounds in the Kampala Regional League on Sunday evening. The hosts started strong in the first ten minutes were Amos Muwonge missed a clear chance to deny his team a lead. Few minutes tiago Oscar also missed the rebound after the goalkeeper failed...

Regional League-Luwero FC outshines Free Stars FC

By Fred kyambadde Luwero Utd walloped Free Stars FC 2-1 in the Buganda Regional League in Luwero grounds on Saturday evening. Free Stars came into the game having drawn with Mulendwe FC before it was disqualified from the league due to forgery of licenses. But the Mukono based side has never won Luwero Utd on their ground in Luwero. The visitors started strong...

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