• July 9, 2020

Month: June 2020

Umar Kyebatala: Vipers Youngster On New Life With Senior Team

Young striker Umar Kyebatala has spoken about how he has adapted to life since being promoted to the senior team and says that he is ready to fight for his place at Vipers SC next season. Kyebatala was among the youngsters promoted to Vipers senior team last season, alongside the likes from Ahmed Amayo and […]Read More

Gift Ali Tips Mazengo To Shine At KCCA

Industrious Midfielder Gift Ali has tipped new teammate Stefano Mazengo Loro to shine at KCCA FC. Italian Mazengo signed a two-year contract with KCCA FC with an option to extend for more two, and was unveiled on Sunday. Gigi, as commonly known in the football circles, says that he knows Mazengo from way back. “I […]Read More

AFCON, CHAN Given New Dates

Football governing body in Africa, CAF, has postponed AFCON and CAF following an online CAF executive committee meeting that is still taking place today. The Africa Cup of Nations set in Cameroon has been moved to January 2022 while the African Nations Championship (CHAN) will be played in January next year. CAF, in a statement […]Read More

Brian Masaba: Cricket Cranes Captain On New Coach, Life In

Uganda Cricket Cranes Captain Brian Masaba says that he is excited and cannot wait to work with new coach Lawrence Mahatlane. Mahatlane, the South African coach, was appointed by Uganda Cricket Association on a three-year deal. The coach replaces Kenyan Steven Tikolo who joined Tanzania. Davis Turinawe held the position of Cranes coach on an […]Read More

Reports: Mbarara City FC In Talks With Benon Tahomera

Mbarara City is set to beat Express FC to the signature of towering defender Benon Tahomera. Tahomera is set to become a free agent when his contract with Kyetume FC expires in August and it is believed that the player is not willing to renew his contract. If the deal comes to pass, he will […]Read More

Afande Jackson Bell: Renown Football Administrator Passes On

Football administrator Afande Jackson Bell Tushabe has been pronounced dead in the wee hours of Tuesday morning. Col Bell, as popularly known, was last year promoted to Brigadier but has been battling illness for the last years before passing on due to multiple organ failure. He was the owner of the defunct Uganda Premier League […]Read More

Social Media Explodes As KCCA Unveil Italian Mazengo

Social media erupted with mixed reactions after Uganda Premier League side KCCA FC signed Italian player Stefano Mazengo Loro on Sunday. As expected, the KCCA FC fans were excited with the move and heaped praise on their new addition while rivals watered down the developments. WelcomeMazengo began trending on Facebook and Twitter after he was […]Read More

UCA Reveals Task Ahead For New Coach Mahatlane

New Gaffer Lawrence Mahatlane. Courtesy photo Uganda Cricket Association is buoyant after appointing South African Lawrence Mahatlane as the new coach of the Uganda Cricket Cranes to replace Kenyan Steven Tikolo who moved to Tanzania. Work is cut out for Mahatlane who joins the Cricket Cranes, a side that has not enjoyed enormous success in […]Read More

Katikkiro Issues Strong Advice To Players

The Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga, has advised the sportsmen to “invest or die a pauper.” He told the players to refrain from spending their salaries lavishly but focus on investing in profitable ventures. Speaking during the Kingdom’s Lukiiko Assembly at Bulange Mengo on Monday, Katikkiro also asked the central government to start paying […]Read More

Diana Nyago On Her Future At Busoga United

Madam Hope Diana has confirmed she will be remaining with Busoga United as the club chairperson despite pursuing a political seat. The embattled Busoga United chairperson has ruled out a possible move away from football administration. Nyago, in January, confirmed that she will be representing the people of Njeru Municipality in the coming 2021 elections. […]Read More

KCCA New Signing Stefano Mazengo Loro ‘Ready To Compete’

New KCCA FC signing Stefano Mazengo Loro. Courtesy KCCA FC new signing Stefano Mazengo Loro says that he will bank on his game intelligence to compete favourably at KCCA FC. The Italian signed a three-year contract and was unveiled on Sunday, June 28 ahead of the forthcoming 2020/21 season. In his first interview with the […]Read More

Stefano Mazengo Loro: KCCA FC Signs Italian Player

StarTimes Uganda Premier League side KCCA FC has acquired the services of Italian player Stefano Mazengo Loro, it’s official. Mazengo who grew up in Uganda, was born to Italian parents in Kenya and has lived in Uganda and Tanzania as well. He was unveiled on Sunday during the KCCA FC TV show on Sanyuka TV. […]Read More

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Uganda Players Abroad?

Uganda has over 50 players plying their trade outside the borders of this land locked country. Also Read Inside UPL Clubs WhatsApp group: Fight For Covid19 Relief Why Uganda Players Struggle Abroad? In this simple quiz, we test your knowledge to see how strongly have you followed them. Click here for more quizzesRead More

Asaph Mwebaze: 10 Reasons Why Ugandan footballers Struggle Abroad

By Asaph Mwebaze I started my career in coaching 22 years a go when I should have been actively playing. This was mostly due to doing my education abroad and studying in a country that played cricket as a national sport. My energies where transferred to watching football and critically analyzing it for everything and […]Read More

Constantine Nalumoso: Former SC Villa Defender Passes Away

Former SC Villa defender Constantine Nalumoso passed away on Saturday evening. “We are terribly sorry to hear about the passing of Constantine Nalumoso,” Villa confirmed. “In this sorrowful time, we would like to extend to his family and friends our heartfelt condolences. May the good lord comfort SC Villa fraternity and the family of the […]Read More

Inside UPL WhatsApp Group Chat – The War About Covid19

ADMIN – Hey, I guess you are aware that FIFA approved the Covid19 relief grant. Mbarara City: How sure are we that FUFA will bail us out? URA: The President promised, lets be calm. Vipers: Hope you guys are aware that I increased the capacity of my stadium 💪🏿 Villa: So what? Tulekemu Police: 👮🏿‍♂️ […]Read More

Lawrence Mahatlane: South African Named Coach Of Uganda Cricket Cranes

Uganda Cricket Association have appointed South Africa’s Lawrence Mahatlane as the new coach of the Cricket Cranes. The South African, 44, joins on a three-year deal and replaces Kenya’s Steven Tikolo who parted ways with Uganda in January this year. Davis Turinawe has been working as an interim during that spell. He will work with […]Read More

Nyago’s Replacement At Jinja SS Revealed

Busoga United FC chairperson Hope Diana Nyago will be replaced by Isaac Balimusangayo as the new head-teacher at Jinja SS. In January this year, Nyago had tendered in her resignation to the Ministry of Education and to the Permanent Secretary of Public Service which is a constitutional requirement for anyone joining politics. Nyago confirmed that […]Read More

Vipers Increase Capacity Of St Mary’s Stadium

Uganda Premier League side Vipers has increased the capacity of St Mary’s Stadium, the club has confirmed. The club has expanded the VIP section by adding more 600 seats, bringing the capacity to 1,225. “We have installed more seats in the VIP area to accommodate more fans seated comfortably while enjoying football next season,” the […]Read More