• July 5, 2020

Month: October 2019

Big League: False Start For Allan Kabonge

Thursday, October 31 *Bukedea Town Council FC 2-1 Katwe United FC *Doves All Stars FC 1-2 Kiboga Young FC *Light SS FC 0-0 Kataka FC *Dove FC 0-1 Ndejje University FC *Kansai Plascon FC 1-1 Kitara FC *Nyamityobora FC 1-0 New Villa FC Friday, November 1 *Water FC Vs UPDF – Luzira (1PM) *Saviour Vs […]Read More

Express, Bright Stars Banned From Hosting At Wankulukuku

Express and Bright Stars have been banned from staging UPL games at Betway Muteesa II Stadium, Wankulukuku. The Federation of Uganda Football Association has written to both UPL clubs about the matter, citing the poor state of the playing surface. Wankulukuku’s surface came under criticism ahead of the Express FC game with Busoga United on […]Read More

Big League: Kigezi HomeBoyz Reappoint Bainomugisha

FUFA Big League side Kigezi Homeboyz have reappointed Vialli Bainomugisha as the new head coach, the club has confirmed. Bainomugisha coached the Western outfits and notably took them to the Big league playoffs last season. “The management of Kigezi HomeBoyz Football Club would like to announce the appointment of Mr. Vialli Bainomugisha as the Head […]Read More

University Football League Final Postponed

Final: UCU Vs St Lawrence. The Eighth edition of the University football league final has been postponed till further notice due to poor state of hosting venue Namboole Stadium. The final was scheduled for Sunday, November 3 between Uganda Christian University which eliminated Bugema and St Lawrence University which knocked out 2017 champions Uganda Martyrs […]Read More

SC Villa’s Request To Use Luzira Approved

Maroons FC which owns Luzira Prison grounds as their home ground, has granted SC villa permission to host its Uganda premier league fixture against URA Scheduled on Friday, November 1st at Luzira. Villa had written to Maroons requesting for permission to use Luzira following the unavailability of its initial home ground Namboole. Villa’s request to […]Read More

Tooro United Coach Wasswa Bbosa Resigns After Onduparaka Loss

Tooro United head coach Wasswa Bbosa has resigned, The-SportsNation.com sources have confirmed. This follows the club’s 3-0 loss against Onduparaka FC on Wednesday at Greenlight Stadium in Arua. Julius Malingumu, Gadaffi Wahab and Gibson Adinho were on target as Onduparaka moved third to compound Tooro misery. The coach’s resignation was predetermined and expected since last […]Read More

We Had To Fight Hard For The Win – Mubiru

Police FC head coach Abdallah Mubiru says his side is not safe and will keep fighting for more points after his side fought from a goal down to beat Wakiso Giants. Hood Kaweesa and Pius Kaggwa gave Police their second league win canceling out Viane Ssekajugo’s early strike as the Purple Sharks squandered a lead. […]Read More

Ssimwogerere Blames Poor Pitch For Loss

Express FC head coach George Simwogere was clearly frustrated in the wake of his side’s 2-1 loss against Busoga United. The coach put the blame on a poor soggy pitch after Frank Kalanda’s goal proved not enough at Wankulukuku. Boban Zirintusa and man of the match Joel Madondo were on target as Busoga picked maximum […]Read More

We Did Not Manage The Game Well – Kisala

Wakiso Giants coach Kefa Kisala stressed that his team failed to manage the game well in a 2-1 loss against Police FC. Wakiso, who took an halftime lead through Viane Ssekajugo, failed to protect their advantage as goals from Hood Kaweesa and Pius Kaggwa completed Police’s comeback. “We didn’t manage the game well especially in […]Read More

FUFA Name Mubiru As Mckinstry’s Deputy On Interim Basis

Football governing body, FUFA, has retained Abdallah Mubiru in the setup for the Uganda Cranes coaching staff. Mubiru has been named the Cranes assistant coach on an interim basis. He was the Cranes coach temporarily when Sebastien Desabre left the role after AFCON 2019 in Egypt. The development has been confirmed by acting FUFA president […]Read More

CECAFA Women Cup: Coach Bulega Summons 35

Group A – Tanzania, Zanzibar, South Sudan, Burundi Group B – Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Djibouti Uganda Crested Cranes coach Faridah Bulega has summoned a squad of 35 for the forthcoming 2019 CECAFA Women Championship. The Crested Cranes is pooled in Group B along side Kenya’s Harambee Starlets, Ethiopia’s Lucy and Dinknesh and Djibouti with the […]Read More

Onduparaka Vs Tooro: Caterpillars Braced For 100th Appearance

Wednesday, October 30 *Onduparaka Vs Tooro United Onduparaka FC are set to play their 100th league game when they host Tooro United on Wednesday at Greenlight Stadium in Arua. This is the club’s 4th season in topflight. They have played 99 games including a walkover against Police FC in their 2019/20 season opener which was […]Read More

UPL: Bright Stars Hold BUL

Tuesday, October 29 *BUL 1-1 Bright Stars Bright Stars denied BUL maximum points as both sides settled for a point on match-day 10 of the StarTimes UPL at FUFA Technical centre in Njeru. Joseph Janjali’s goal canceled out James Otim’s opener, with both goals coming in the second stanza. The hosts had a chance to […]Read More

UPL: Busoga Stun Express

Tuesday, October 29 *Express 1-2 Busoga United Busoga United defeated Express 2-1on match-day ten at Wankulukuku. The game, notably, marked Busoga’s 100th appearance since joining top flight. Frank Kalanda scored the goal for Express but it was not enough to spoil the party for the Jinja-based side. Joel Mandondo and Boban Ziruntasa headlined the affair […]Read More

UPL: Police Come From Down To Beat Wakiso

Tuesday, October 29 *Police FC 2-1 Wakiso Giants Police FC came from a goal down to beat Wakiso Giants 2-1 in a league game played at StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo. Viane Ssekajugo put Wakiso in the lead when he received a neat pass from Hassan Ssenyonjo to shoot far from Davis Mutebi’s reach. Hood Kaweesa and […]Read More

UPL: Vipers Extend Lead Atop

Dan Mzee Sserunkuma scoring from the spot. Vipers media photo. Tuesday, October 29 *Kyetume 1-2 Vipers Vipers strengthened their lead at the summit of the StarTimes UPL with a laboured 2-1 win against Kyetume FC at Namboole. Veteran striker Robert Ssentongo benefited from Halid Lwaliwa’s slip to halve the deficit for Kyetume in the second […]Read More

Big League: Katwe Sack Hassan Mubiru, Name Replacement

Katwe United FC have parted ways with head Coach, Hassan Mubiru on mutual consent, it’s official. “The Club is highly appreciative of his immense contribution towards positioning Katwe United FC as one of the country’s leading football clubs. We wish him success in his next endeavours,” reads a statement in part from the Big League […]Read More

Big League: Kigezi HomeBoyz Sack Coaches

FUFA Big League team Kigezi HomeBoyz have parted ways with coaches Steven Prichard and John Mutabaruka, the club has confirmed. The former Kabale Sharp team has revealed that the interim academy Coach Ronald Mugisha will take charge of first team affairs with the club set to name a new coach head coach in the next […]Read More