• July 5, 2020

Tags : AFCON

Confirmation Of AFCON, CHAN Dates Relief To Players – Mckinstry

Uganda Cranes coach Jonathan Mckinstry has said that the confirmation of AFCON and CHAN dates comes as a relief to the Uganda Cranes players. CAF recently announced that CHAN will take place in January next year in Cameroon while AFCON will take place in 2021. “The confirmation by CAF of the CHAN Tournament for January […]Read More

Lauren Mayer: Cameroon Could Have Beaten Arsenal’s Invincibles

Lauren Mayer. Former defender Lauren Bisan Etame Mayer has said that the 2000 Cameroon team would have beaten Arsenal’s invincibles. Mayer was an integral figure for the vintage Cameroon team that won both the 2000 AFCON and Olympics gold medal, and the Arsenal side that went the whole 2003-4 season unbeaten in the Premier League. […]Read More

Allan Kateregga Lifts Lid On Uganda Cranes Strike In AFCON

Uganda Cranes midfielder Allan Kateregga has broken silence on the Uganda Cranes’ infamous strike at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Kateregga who turns out for Iraq’s Erbil, had an altercation with a member of Cranes’ coaching staff but says that he did not spearhead the strike. While in the final tournament held […]Read More

AFCON Qualifiers: Uganda Match With South Sudan Moved To Kenya

An aerial view of Nyayo national stadium which will host Uganda game with south Sudan in AFCON qualifiers Daily nation photo Uganda Cranes away game against South Sudan in AFCON qualifiers will be played at Kenya’s Nyayo National Stadium, reports have suggested. Uganda will host the Bright Stars on March 28 at Namboole before the […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: FUFA Cautions Allan Kateregga

Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has cautioned Uganda Cranes star Allan ‘Dancing Rasta’ Kateregga, it’s official. A statement from FUFA says that Kateregga is ‘sanctioned with a suspended four months ban’ without taking part in Uganda Cranes activities. The Dancing Rasta, who plies his trade with Erbil FC in Iraq, was found guilty by […]Read More

Uganda Cranes Squad: Salim Jamal Set To Bounce Back

Uganda Cranes Goalkeeper Salim Jamal. Monitor photo Goalkeeper Salim Jamal is set to bounce back in the Uganda Cranes fold ahead of South Sudan duel, The-SportsNation sources have learnt. On Thursday at FUFA house in Mengo, Uganda Cranes coach Jonathan Mckinstry will announce the squad to face South Sudan in AFCON Qualifiers. Jamal has been […]Read More

Jonathan Mckinstry: We Utilised Our Chances

Jonathan Mckinstry (left) before kickoff. Bauldron photo Sunday, November 17 *Uganda 2-0 Malawi *South Sudan 1-2 Burkina Faso Uganda Cranes head Coach Jonathan McKinstry was pleased with his boys after beating Malawi 2-0 at Namboole. The Cranes laid down a significant marker in their bid to return to AFCON for a third consecutive edition after […]Read More

Fahad Bayo: Debut Goal For Uganda Cranes Has Given Me

Head over heels: Fahad Bayo summersaults after scoring his first goal for Uganda Cranes against Malawi at Namboole. Baudron photo Striker Fahad Bayo says that his goal for Uganda Cranes against Malawi was a “dream come true” and “has given me more confidence.” The Vipers forward did not only receive his home debut but also […]Read More

AFCON Qualifiers: Uganda Beat Malawi To Go Joint Top

Action between Uganda Cranes and Malawi in AFCON qualifiers at Namboole. Courtesy photo Sunday, November 17 *Uganda 2-0 Malawi *South Sudan 1-2 Burkina Faso Uganda Cranes managed to beat Malawi 2-0 at Namboole and go joint top of group B of 2021 AFCON qualifiers. Emmanuel Okwi and debutant Fahad Bayo scored a goal each in […]Read More

AFCON Qualifiers: Okwi Hands Uganda Halftime Lead

The calm before the storm. Bauldron photo Sunday, November 17 HT: Uganda 1-0 Malawi Emmanuel Okwi’s goal has given Uganda Cranes a slender lead at the break against Malawi flames in the AFCON qualifiers at Namboole. The Ittihad attacker controlled inside the box after he was put through by Joseph Ochaya’s long ball before firing […]Read More

AFCON: Mckinstry Delighted After Cranes Draw At Burkina

Group D Wednesday, November 13 *Malawi 1-0 South Sudan *Burkina Faso 0-0 Uganda Sunday, November 17 *Uganda Vs Malawi *South Sudan Vs Burkina Faso Uganda Cranes coach Jonathan Mckinstry was happy with Uganda Cranes performance in a draw against Burkina Faso. Uganda Cranes kicked off their 2021 AFCON Qualifiers with a precious draw away against […]Read More

AFCON Qualifiers: Four Turn Up For Uganda Cranes Training

Uganda Cranes players training recently. Courtesy photo Uganda Cranes’ preparation for their forthcoming Africa Cup of nations qualification campaign got off to a slow start. Jonathan Mckinstry handled just four of the summoned 25 players who managed to turn up in a training session held at StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo. Hassan Wasswa (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia), Emmanuel […]Read More