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KCCA FC: Work At 9000-Seater MTN Omondi Stadium Finally Start

Construction work at KCCA FC's MTN Omondi Stadium officially commenced on Thursday with a groundbreaking ceremony at the facility located in Lugogo, Kampala. The redevelopment is projected to be completed after five years and will see the stadium accommodate 9000 fans. Construction work was initially scheduled to start midway last...
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Bright Stars Positive About Hosting UPL Games At Kavumba

Bright Stars FC are confident that they will host games at Kavumba Recreational Ground despite the venue not meeting the UPL grade. In a recent FUFA Inspection, Kavumba was ranked as a level four stadium, hence unfit for the top flight. FUFA Stadium Inspection Committee wrote to the stadium management...
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FUFA Report: Why Kakyeka Not Fit To Host UPL Matches

Kakyeka Stadium in Mbarara City FC is one of the stadiums that didn't classify into level three after the recent FUFA inspection Hence, the stadium is unfit to host Uganda Premier League matches for the 2020/21 season. Kakyeka Stadium has been home for UPL side Mbarara City FC. The Ankole...
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URA FC Stranded After FUFA Rejects Lugazi, Ndejje Stadium Options

URA FC have been denied a return to Lugazi after the stadium failed to meet the required standards ahead of Uganda Premier League kickoff. FUFA released a list of stadiums classifications with only seven stadiums fitting to host UPL games. The Tax Collectors had submitted Sugar Corporation of Uganda LTD...
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List: FUFA Inspects and Grades Stadiums Countrywide

Federation of Uganda Football Association, FUFA, has provided a classification report after inspecting football stadiums in the country. This, was conducted by the FUFA Stadium inspection committee under the 'FUFA stadium classification project.' Of the 31 stadiums inspected, only Vipers' St Mary's stadium in Kitende has been graded under level...
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FUFA To Construct Stadium In Hoima

Federation of Uganda Football Association, FUFA, has on Tuesday signed a memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Rujumba family to erect a football stadium in Hoima. The Rujumba Family, in 2019, donated FUFA 10 acres of land on Hoima-Masindi Road to undertake Football Development Projects. The two parties signed the...
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St Mary’s Stadium: Management ‘Ready’ To Host Uganda Cranes

St Mary's Stadium management has expressed readiness to host Uganda Cranes next month. Kitende was recently confirmed by CAF to host Uganda Cranes AFCON Qualifiers game against South Sudan on November 9th, 2020. This, comes after Mandela National Stadium was temporarily turned into a Covid19 medical centre. St Mary Kitende...
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Minister Obua Gives Updates On Buhinga, Aki Bua Stadiums

Uganda's State Minister for Sports Denis Hamson Obua has provided an important update on the construction of Buhinga and Aki Bua Stadiums. Obua, speaking to the Federation heads in a conference meeting said that two consultants are going to be contracted. "Ministry of Sports and Education will very soon, with...
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Nakivubo Stadium Construction: Ham Positive As Project Stalls

Nakivubo War Memorial Stadium Redevelopment has caused mixed reactions from the public. Since June 2017 when the construction was started, fans and other football stakeholders were in jubilant moods after Hamis Kiggundu, CEO Ham Enterprises, promised a world class structure. Initially, the stadium was projected to end in 2019, but...
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Express FC Starts Renovations On Wankulukuku Stadium

Uganda Premier League outfits Express FC have started to renovate Betway Muteesa II Stadium, Wankulukuku. Last season, Express hosted most of their games in Kavumba after Wankulukuku was deemed unfit for the league. The club is hopeful that the stadium will be good to go before the start of the...
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CAF: FUFA Asked To Improve Match Facilities

Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has been requested by CAF to improve their stadium and Match facilities during this interrupted period of Covid19 pandemic. In a letter to all affiliated nations, CAF has said that they intend to ensure the use of appropriate stadia of high quality, so that...
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BUL, Bright Stars Get New Homes

StarTimes Uganda Premier League side BUL FC will host games at the Kyabazinga Stadium, Bugembe in Jinja. The club has of recent been using FUFA Technical Centre in Njuru and has now confirmed the departure. "BUL Football Club - Jinja is glad to inform the general public that with effect...
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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...