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Pre CHAN Tournament: Sekajugo, Mukwala on target to hand Uganda victory over Zambia

Pre CHAN Tournament: Sekajugo, Mukwala on target to hand Uganda victory over Zambia

EAST AFRICA, FIFA, Football, UGANDA, Zambia
The smallest men on the pitch Vianne Sekajugo and Steven Mukwala proved lethal with the ball as Uganda dominated Zambia to win 2-0 in their second match of the Pre CHAN Mini Tournament at Annex 1-Omnisports- in Yaounde, Cameroon Uganda Cranes XI that started against Zambia today in CameroonPrior to the match, the big talk was on two old friends Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry and Chipolopolo’s Milutin Micho Sredojevic.Micho took Uganda back to AFCON Finals after 39 years of waiting in 2016, so there was every reason for emotions and news headlines to be created from this moment. After the match, both coaches Micho (L) and McKinstry (R) exhibited high levles of professionalism and sportsmanship spirit. It ended Uganda 2-0 Zambi However Sekajugo and Mukwala will st...
President Museveni  appoints Maj Gen Kayanja Muhanga as the Kampala joint security operations coordinator

President Museveni appoints Maj Gen Kayanja Muhanga as the Kampala joint security operations coordinator

AFRICA, Electoral Comission, Football, FUFA, INTERNATIONAL, UGANDA, UPDF, WORLD
Kampala,Uganda: President Museveni has appointed Maj Gen Kayanja Muhanga as the Kampala joint security operations coordinator reporting directly to the Commander in Chief. UPDF deputy spokesperson, Lt Col Deo Akiiki, told the Daily Monitor that Maj Gen Muhanga will be the overall operations coordinator for all security agencies. "This means he will be the link between joint operations of the police force, the military and intelligence agencies,” Lt Col Akiiki said on Friday. UPDF deputy spokesperson, Lt Col Deo Akiiki, has confirmed that Maj Gen Muhanga will be the overall operations coordinator for all security agencies. “This means he will be the link between joint operations of the police force, the military and intelligence agencies,” Lt Col Akiiki said on Friday. At...
Total CHAN: Uganda Cranes team sets foot in Cameroon ahead of Mini Tournament

Total CHAN: Uganda Cranes team sets foot in Cameroon ahead of Mini Tournament

AFRICA, Cameroon, FIFA, Football, FUFA, INTERNATIONAL, UGANDA, WORLD
Cameroon,Yaoundé Uganda Cranes contingent for the Pre-CHAN Mini Tournament arrived safely in Yaoundé Cameroon after a 22 hour journey punctuated by a 16 hour stay in Ethiopia over-night on Monday and early part of Tuesday. The players fill in the immigration forms after touching base at Yaounde Nsimalen International Airport Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry at the VIP Lounge of Yaounde Nsimalen International Airport Leader of Delegation Hamid Juma at the Yaounde Nsamelin International Hotel 1st Assistant coach Abdallah Mubiru and Sports Scientist Felix Ayobo (Yellow top)The National Teams’ Officer who is playing the role of Team Coordinator for Uganda Cranes in Cameroon, Paul Mukatabala is happy with the situation.‘It is a nice place. We are the first time to ar...
McTominay and Fernandes inspire thrilling Man Utd win

McTominay and Fernandes inspire thrilling Man Utd win

AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, Football, INTERNATIONAL, Manchester United, UGANDA
Scott McTominay scored the earliest double in Premier League history as Manchester United earned a thrilling 6-2 victory over Leeds United at Old Trafford.   McTominay drilled in a superb opener from Bruno Fernandes's pass before finishing Anthony Martial's through-ball to put Man Utd two up inside three minutes. Fernandes then started and finished a slick move to make it three, before Victor Lindelof made it 4-0 in the 47th minute after Martial flicked Luke Shaw's 37th-minute corner into his path. Liam Cooper pulled a goal back three minutes before the break and it took a splendid save David De Gea in the home goal to push away Raphinha's first-time volley on 50 minutes. But any hopes of a fightback by Leeds were dashed on 66 minutes when McTominay tu...
Umbro and Federation of Uganda Football Associations Team Up for Long-Term Partnership

Umbro and Federation of Uganda Football Associations Team Up for Long-Term Partnership

AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, FIFA, Football, FUFA, INTERNATIONAL, South Africa, TECHNOLOGY, UGANDA
  The partnership will see Umbro supply both men’s and women’s national teams with high-performance match kit, training and off field apparel KAMPALA, Uganda, December 17, 2020 Umbro South Africa (www.Umbro.co.za) is pleased to announce a new long-term partnership as the official technical sponsor of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) for the next four years. The partnership will see Umbro supply both men’s and women’s national teams with high-performance match kit, training and off field apparel, as well as equipment as the reigning CECAFA Cup champions join seven other African nations in wearing the double diamond – increasing the brand’s sponsorship portfolio to thirty-four clubs and eight national teams across the continent. “We are pleased t...
102.1 FUFA fm – U17 AFCON/CECAFA Zonal Qualifiers: Lutalo names Uganda’s Final Squad, team flies out tonight U17 AFCON/CECAFA Zonal Qualifiers: Lutalo names Uganda’s Final Squad, team flies out tonight

102.1 FUFA fm – U17 AFCON/CECAFA Zonal Qualifiers: Lutalo names Uganda’s Final Squad, team flies out tonight U17 AFCON/CECAFA Zonal Qualifiers: Lutalo names Uganda’s Final Squad, team flies out tonight

AFRICA, CECAFA, EAST AFRICA, FIFA, Football, FUFA, INTERNATIONAL, Sports, UGANDA
The Head coach of Uganda U17 National football team Hamuza Lutalo has today named a 20 man squad for the the U17 AFCON/CECAFA Zonal Qualifiers in Rwanda. The team flies out tonight at 10pm. Uganda Cubs (U17) Team photo ready for a practice Match at the FUFA Technical Centre. The tournament is slated to commence on Saturday 12th to 22nd December. Team Captain Ibrahim Juma Contingent traveling Rwanda Mwebe Henry Goalkeeper – (Express Fc Junior Team) Magada Abdu – Goalkeeper (Busoga United Junior Team) Oyirwoth Humphrey- Goalkeeper (Express Fc Junior Team) Mulema Vincent Defender (Kyetume Fc Junior Team) Ibrahim Juma – Defender (KCCA SA) Luyima Enock – Defender (Volf SA) Mukisa Simon – Defender (KCCA SA) Gava Peter – Defender (Express FC Junior Team) M...