• July 11, 2020

Brian Kawalya

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

FUFA To Receive $1.5M – All You Need To Know

FUFA offices in Mengo. John Batanudde FUFA will receive $1M after the FIFA council unanimously approved the Covid19 relief plan, the world football governing body announced on Thursday. The Federation will also receive an addition $500,000 grant specifically for women’s football. In addition, FIFA also approved $2M to all the six member confederations including CAF. […]Read More

Betway Power Player Lands Lucrative Deal In Malawi

Betway Power guard Amin Mkosa has joined Malawian giants Bravehearts, this website has learnt. Mkosa, a Tanzania International, played a vital role as Power reached last season’s semis before they were ousted by UCU Canons. He averaged 7 points and 3 rebounds, and his addition strengthens Bravehearts who are preparing to play in FIBA Africa […]Read More

Andy Mwesigwa Gives Advice After Cranes Players Demand $1M

Uganda Cranes players during AFCON in Egypt. Nicholas Bamulanzeki photo Former Uganda Cranes captain Andy Mwesigwa has advised the players after they came out on Monday to demand the $1M from President Museveni. Spearheaded by captain Denis Onyango, the Uganda Cranes players took to social media to remind the President of the $1M promise he […]Read More

Wait Continues For Sports As Museveni Extends Lockdown

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, on Monday, extended the country’s lockdown for more 21 days. The President said restrictions on public gatherings, boda bodas, arcades, salons and curfew among others remain in place. Sports in Uganda has been banned since mid March, stretching to 95 days since. Most Federations have cancelled out the leagues including FUFA […]Read More

How Legendary Bidandi Ssali Made KCCA FC A Force

Jaberi Bidandi Ssali’s arrival at KCCA FC (KCC FC then) in the 1960s is regarded by many as the moment that changed the Lugogo based team. Born in Butambala District on 17 July 1937 to Bumaali Kakonge Matembe and Nalongo Eriosi Bulyaba, Bidandi attended Kibuli Junior and Nyakasura before moving to Punjab University in Pakistan […]Read More

Moses Basena Reveals Hardest Game As Coach

Coach Moses Basena has revealed his toughest and best moments during his coaching career. Basena started his career way back in 1994, at the age of 27, as an assistant coach of Tom Lwanga at Coffee FC. His career includes spells at URA FC, Simba FC, Simba SC (Tanzania), Uganda Cranes among other teams. He […]Read More

Ownership Structures Have Failed Express – Ram Hadji

Express FC Chairman Kiryowa Kiwanuka. Courtesy Former Express FC Chief Executive Ram Abubakar Muhammad Hadji has blamed club woes on Ownership Structures. Ram Hadji, as simply known in the sports circles, has questioned the interest of Express FC owners in running the club. Express is one of the most successful clubs in Ugandan football having […]Read More

IGG Asked To Probe Busoga United’s Diana Nyago

Diana Nyago. Busoga United FC media More turmoil for Busoga United FC’s club chairperson Madam Hope Diana Nyago after a Whistle blower has petitioned the Inspector General of Government (IGG) to probe into her dealings with Jinja SS and the club. As first reported by Mulengera News, the unnamed individual claims that “Nyago has abused […]Read More

Mbarara City FC: Mwine Mpaka On Ssenyondo, Hints On New

Mbarara City Football Club president Mwine Mpaka has revealed the reasons why the club rehired coach Brian Ssenyondo last season, and hinted on the stadium plans. The Ankole Lions appointed Ssenyondo at the start of the 2019/20 season, replacing Livingston Mbabazi. The former Synergy coach led the team to a third place finish in FUFA […]Read More

Only Job I Have – Geoffrey Sserunkuma On Retirement

Veteran forward Geoffrey Sserunkuma says that he is NOT thinking about retiring from football because it is the only job he has. Sserunkuma’s career stretches way back in the early 2000s, starting his journey with Wolves, then Horizon before joining Police FC in 2002. He has since played for about 13 clubs including stints abroad […]Read More

Villa Midfielder In Advanced Talks With URA FC

Midfielder Amir Kakomo Zaake is in advanced talks with StarTimes UPL side URA FC. Kakomo was one of the most outstanding players last season but his contract with SC Villa has expired. His agent Geoffrey Kayemba Solo has exclusively told this website that the player may join URA FC next season if all goes to […]Read More

Andrew Fimbo Mukasa Asks For More Support

Former Uganda Cranes and SC Villa legend Andrew ‘Fimbo’ Mukasa has cried out for more help as he continues on his long road to recovery. Fimbo, is greatly known for his scoring exploits, with his 45-goal season in 1999 still yet to be broken. However, his career was greatly put to a dramatic and sad […]Read More

Mukatabala Ranks His Best Five Moments In Villa Jersey

When Paul Mukatabala was unveiled as Villa assistant coach. Courtesy photo SC Villa is my life and blood – Paul Mukatabala has repeatedly said. No one can dispute his love and contribution for Villa, the record league winners with 16 titles. Mukatabala is currently the National teams officer and a CEO for the Uganda Football […]Read More

Busoga Kingdom ‘withdraw’ Rights For Use Of Name From Busoga

Busoga Kingdom has withdrawn their name from Busoga United FC as the club and Kingdom fall out. The decision to withdraw the name has been confirmed by Busoga Kingdom’s Prime Minister (Katuukiro) Dr Joseph Muvawala due to misunderstandings on matters of club ownership. This has been revealed in a letter seen by this website, dated […]Read More

UPL Clubs Ask FUFA To Defer Proposed League Reforms

Uganda Premier League Clubs have asked Federation of Uganda Football Association to put off the proposed reforms during a meeting held on Thursday in Mengo. FUFA earlier issued out proposals for the competition reforms that include the reduction of Uganda Premier League from 16 to 12 clubs. Once approved, FUFA said that the reforms will […]Read More

Exclusive: Express FC Release 18 Players

Uganda Premier League side Express FC has released 18 players, The-SportsNation can reliably confirm. Goalkeeper Tonny Kyamera and Baker Lukooya headline the list as the club looks to prepare for the new season. The attacking trio of Dissan Galiwango, Frank Ssenyondo and Frank Kalanda has been spared, but whether Galiwango will remain at the club […]Read More

Namuwaya Muhayimina Reveals Her Dream Team

JKL Lady Dolphins and Gazelles star Namuwaya Muhayimina has named her best five players into the dream team. Muhai, as commonly known in the sports circles is also a netball player who has represented Uganda at the 2018 Commonwealth Games and the 2019 Netball World Cup. She started her basketball career at KCCA Leopards, a […]Read More

Matia Lule: Desabre Hated Double-dealers

Coach Matia Lule has revealed what he learnt from Frenchman Sebastien Desabre during their spell on the Uganda Cranes team. Lule worked with Desabre as his assistant on the Cranes from 2017 to 2019 and the duo notably took Uganda Cranes to the 2019 AFCON where the side reached knockout stage for the first time […]Read More