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Free To Air Rights Of The Uganda Cranes Home Matches During The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifiers.

Free To Air Rights Of The Uganda Cranes Home Matches During The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifiers.

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FUFA has continued to follow all necessary steps aimed at bringing live coverage of the National Senior Team- The Uganda Cranes closer to the Television sets for members of public within the territory of Uganda but within the rules and regulations of the game.   Therefore, FUFA granted its Free to Air (FTA) Rights to National Broadcaster Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC TV) to televise the home matches of Uganda Cranes in the ongoing FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifiers with in the territory of Uganda. The Free-to-air (FTA) services are for Television (TV) and radio services broadcast. FUFA notifies the general public that no authorisation has been given to any media house in regard to the Free-to Air (FTA) Rights of Uganda Cranes home matches apart from Uganda Broa...
Jacob ‘Ghost Mulee has been sacked by the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) as the head coach of Kenya’s national football team Harambee Stars.

Jacob ‘Ghost Mulee has been sacked by the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) as the head coach of Kenya’s national football team Harambee Stars.

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New Harambee Stars Coach to be announced soon Assistant coaches Ken Odhiambo and William Muluya will remain in the team as the federation works to reconstruct the Harambee Stars technical bench, ahead of the 2022 Qatar World Cup qualifiers against Mali, scheduled for October 6, 2021 and October 12,2021, home and away respectively. Ghost FKF announced the decision to dismiss Mulee through “mutual consent” in a press statement sent to media houses on Tuesday evening following his short lackluster tenure. He was sent packing alongside his assistant Twahir Muhidin and goalkeeping coach Haggai Azande. Football Kenya Federation communicated the shock decision through a terse communique signed and released by chief executive Barry Otieno on Wednesday evening. “Football Kenya Fe...
Sponsorship & Marketing: Nivana Water Offers Shs 500M To FUFA For 3 Yeasportrs

Sponsorship & Marketing: Nivana Water Offers Shs 500M To FUFA For 3 Yeasportrs

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Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) continues to spread the network in the sponsorship and marketing docket. On Wednesday, 15th September 2021, FUFA officially signed a memorandum of understanding in which Nivana Packaged Drinking Water will become the Official Water partner to FUFA. This happened at FUFA House in Mengo, Kampala during a well attended press conference. Nivana Packaged Drinking Water is one of the products of Crown Beverages Limited (CBL), also the bottlers of Pepsi Cola, Mirinda, Mountain Dew, Evervess as well as Sting Energy Drink. The Ushs. 500 million partnership announcement was made and will cover all the Uganda National Teams. L-R: Ernest Ssentongo (Brand Manager Nivana), Timothy Luzinda (Head of Marketing Crown Beverages Ltd), Hon. Mose...
Stanbic Uganda Cup 2021: FUFA To Meet COVID-19 Tests For Clubs, Officials Prior To The Semi-Finals And Final

Stanbic Uganda Cup 2021: FUFA To Meet COVID-19 Tests For Clubs, Officials Prior To The Semi-Finals And Final

COVID-19, Football, FUFA, Sports, Sports Betting, Stanbic Bank
Stanbic Uganda Cup 2021: Semi-finals: 21st & 22nd September 2021 Final: 26th September 2021 – At FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has confirmed important details ahead of the 2021 Stanbic Uganda Cup semi-finals and final at the FUFA Technical Center, Njeru. FUFA Competitions Director Hajjati Aisha Nalule confirmed the key developments through a memo to the clubs’ Chief Executive Officers (CEO). FUFA Competitions Director, Hajjati Aisha Nalule *Licenses for the 2020-2021 season will be considered and all the technical team should have bench permits. *FUFA will take care of the COVID-19 tests for all the 20 players and 5 officials per club. All clubs will be tested at their respective venues. The other official...
Lady Doves Quartet Join Crested Cranes Camp, Ikwaput Ruled Out

Lady Doves Quartet Join Crested Cranes Camp, Ikwaput Ruled Out

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Four players from Lady Doves have today joined Crested Cranes camp at FUFA Technical Centre as the team intensifies preparations for the 2021 COSAFA Women’s Championship. Goalkeeper Daisy Nakaziro, midfielder Reticia Nabbosa, wingers Norah Alupo and Spencer Nakacwa joined the rest of the team on Tuesday afternoon. The quartet were part of Lady Doves team that featured at the just concluded CAF Women’s Champions League in Nairobi, Kenya. Head Coach George Lutalo indicated the arrival of the aforementioned players bolsters the camp. “The arrival of the four players is good news because they have been active with Lady Doves and I do not doubt their fitness levels. We are happy to have them and hope they make us better.” Lutalo indicated. The gaffer also confirmed that stri...
BREAKING: Warriors Coach Logarusic  showed the  exist  Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA)

BREAKING: Warriors Coach Logarusic showed the exist Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA)

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ZIFA has finally bowed down to pressure from local football fans after announcing the sacking of Croatian coach Zdravko Logarusic.The decision to sack Logarusic was confirmed after a meeting of the ZIFA executive committee in Harare on Sunday.In a statement, ZIFA spokesperson Xolisani Gwesela revealed that the football association’s board unanimously agreed that Logarusic’s tenure as Warriors coach was now untenable.The ZIFA board also resolved to disband the entire Warriors technical team which also included assistants Lloyd Chitembwe, Tonderayi Ndiraya and the recently appointed former Warriors captain Benjani Mwaruwari.“The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) would like to inform the football fraternity and the nation at large that it has amicably parted ways with Senior Men’s team co...
Why Betting Apps haven’t taken off in Africa

Why Betting Apps haven’t taken off in Africa

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Africa is fast becoming one of the exciting betting destinations for operators in the world. Sporting a young population that have a vested interest in sports on the international stage, Africa is fast becoming world betting’s new cash cow. What is interesting to note however, is that one of the great advancements in modern betting; betting apps, are yet to fully take off on the continent, and we’re here to discuss why this could be. These days there’s an app for everything. Apps like “Waze” and Google Maps can get you where you need to go. Apps like Strava and My Fitness Pal can help you track your caloric intake and energy output, and apps like Tinder can help you find a date on a Friday night. Needless to say, with an industry as big as online betting, apps have been introduced, ...