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CAF Champions League: Express FC Stranded At Airport

Express FC have been denied access inside the country back from Sudan, The-SportsNation can confirm. By press time, the team was still held at Entebbe International Airport with the officials claiming they don't have valid Covid19 tests certificates per reports. All arriving passengers to Entebbe Airport irrespective of vaccination status...

Bbosa Blames Exit on Poor Officiating, Disorganisation

Express FC head Coach Wasswa Bbosa says the poor officiation and disorganization led to their exit in the preliminary round of the 2021/22 CAF champions league stage. This he said after their 1-0 defeat to Sudanese giants Al Merriekh in their second leg on Sunday, a game that saw Bbosa's...

Al-Merrikh Vs Express: Preview, Probable Lineups and TV

Sunday, September 19*Al-Merrikh (Sudan) Vs Express (Uganda) - 8pm Express FC meet Al-Merrikh in the return leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round. The match was pushed from Friday to Sunday in dramatic turn of events, and will be played at Shikan Castle Stadium in Obeid not Khartoum. The...

Express Kept In the Dark Ahead of Al-Merrikh Clash

Uncertainties surround Express FC's second leg match with Al-Merrikh in the CAF Champions League Preliminary round. The Red Eagles left the country on Tuesday night having won 2-1 in the first leg at Kitende. Per club website, Express FC says that the game will be played on Friday which is...

Express FC Name Travelling Squad For Al-Merrikh Return Leg

Express FC coach Wasswa Bbosa has named his travelling squad to face Al-Merrikh in the return leg of the Preliminary round of CAF Champions League Qualifiers. The Red Eagles hold a narrow 2-1 lead thanks to a hard fought victory in Kitende last Friday. Bbosa has named the same squad...

CAF Champions League: Express Remains Positive Despite Slender Lead

Reigning Uganda Premier League champions Express FC earned a slim 2-1 victory in Friday's CAF Champions League encounter against Al-Merrikh hosted at the St Mary's Stadium, Kitende. This special win marked their iconic return to Africa's most prestigious club competition after a period of close to twenty-four years of absentia....

CAF: Guinea Clubs Braced For Single Legs After Military Takeover

Confederation of African Football Associations (CAF) has ruled that all fixtures involving Guinea Clubs in the upcoming interclub competitions will be played in a single leg at the opponents territory. This comes after a recent Military takeover in West African nation of Guinea. On September 5, 2021, Guinea President Alpha Conde was captured...
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CAF Champions League Draw: Express FC To Face Al-Merrikh

Express FC will face Sudanese powerhouse Al-Merrikh in the forthcoming 2021/22 CAF Champions League Preliminary round. The Red Eagles will host the first leg on September 10-12 before heading to Khartoum for the return leg on September 17-19. If Express negotiates past Al-Merrikh, they will progress to face winner between...

Ugandan To Officiate At CAF Champions League Final

Ugandan linesman Dick Okello has been appointed by CAF to officiate at the 2021 CAF Champions League Final. The final, between Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa) and defending champions Al Ahly (Egypt), will be played at the Stade Mohammed V in Casablanca, Morocco on 17 July 2021 Dick will be the second assistant referee as...

CAF CL: Al Ahly Hammer Esperance To Set Up Kaizer Chiefs Final

Pitso Mosimane. Al Ahly photo Saturday, June 26*Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa) 0-0 Wydad Casablanca (Morocco)(Kaizer win 1-0 on aggregate)*Al Ahly (Egypt) 3-0 Esperance (Tunisia)(Al Ahly win 4-0 on agg)  Pitso Mosimane's Al Ahly will face off with South African side Kaizer Chiefs in this year's CAF Champions League final in July...

CAF Champions League: Kaizer Chiefs 90 Minutes Away From First Final

Saturday, June 26*Kaizer Chiefs (South Africa) vs Wydad Casablanca (Morocco)(Kaizer lead 1-0)*Al Ahly (Egypt) Vs Esperance (Tunisia)(Al Ahly lead 1-0)  South African giants Kaizer Chiefs are just 90 minutes away from reaching their first ever CAF Champions League final. The club formed in 1970, playing their first Champions League semis, will...
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