• July 10, 2020

Tags : COSAFA

COSAFA U17: Uganda Crowned Champions

Sunday, September 29 *South Africa 1-2 Uganda Uganda, guest nation, stunned odds to clinch the 2019 COSAFA U17 championship. The Ayub Khalifa coached side beat South Africa 2-1 in the finals played on Sunday. Second half goals from Fauzia Najjemba and captain Juliet Nalukenge gave the team needed victory at the inaugural tourney. Uganda, having […]Read More

COSAFA U17: Much Work Needs To Be Done – Khalifah

Uganda U-17 women national team coach Ayub Khalifah says there is much work still needed to be done ahead of the U-17 COSAFA tournament to take place in Mauritius. Khalifah was speaking after his side beat Fufa Women Elite League select team 3-1 at the Fufa technical center in Njeru in a practice match. Also […]Read More

Sserunkuma Reflects On Failed COSAFA Campaign

Dan Mzee Sserunkuma has claimed that the COSAFA Cup was a learning experience for the Uganda Cranes despite coming back empty handed. Uganda Cranes team, joining as Guests at the quarterfinals stage, lost 3-2 in penalty shootouts after a goalless draw with Lesotho. Uganda later went on to suffer a similar fate against South Africa […]Read More

COSAFA Cup: Uganda Relinquish Lead To Fall To South Africa

Balinya (left) in action. Photo – Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix Tuesday, June 4 Uganda 1-1 South Africa *S.A win 4-2 on penalties Uganda Cranes failed to capitalise on their early second half lead before losing to South Africa in the shootouts after normal time ended 1-1. Dan Mzee Sserunkuma slotted home at the restart but Luther Singh […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Squad Of 20 Players For COSAFA Confirmed

Uganda Cranes coach for the COSAFA team Abdullah Mubiru has confirmed a squad of 20 players. The side that will leave on Wednesday, will begin the tournament at the quarterfinal stage against Lesotho on Saturday 1st June 2019. The team has been in residential training for the last 2 weeks and played a practice match […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Coach Mubiru Confident COSAFA Team Will Improve

Uganda Cranes’ COSAFA bound team managed to take a draw off an AFCON preliminary squad in a friendly played at Namboole. Coach Abdullah Mubiru will stand in for head coach Sebastien Desabre in Durban as Uganda make a guest appearance at the competition at the quarterfinal stage Vs Lesotho. Mubiru was not convinced about his […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: AFCON, COSAFA Teams Share Spoils In Friendly

Thursday, May 15 Uganda (AFCON) 1-1 Uganda (COSAFA) The two Uganda Cranes football teams, preparing for Africa Cup of Nations and COSAFA, played to a one all draw in a friendly game at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. Allan Kayiwa gave the COSAFA bound team a deserved lead when he headed at near post off Mustafa […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Desabre Names Squad For AFCON, COSAFA

Uganda Cranes coach has Sebastien Desabre has summoned the two squads for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations and COSAFA. Uganda qualified to play in AFCON which is set in June in Egypt and are in group A alongside the hosts, DR Congo and Zimbabwe. The summoned AFCON squad is a provisional with locally based […]Read More