• July 16, 2020

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Uganda Cranes Start Early AFCON Preps

Featured Image: L-R: Dan Sserunkuma, Disan Galiwango, Allan Okello, Godfrey Walusimbi and Bevis Mugabi. FUFA photo Uganda Cranes officially kicked off their preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations on Monday, May 13. This comes about seven weeks before the tournament that start on June 21 in Egypt. The team conducted their first session on […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Madondo, Majwega Off AFCON List, Replacements Named

Brian Majwega and striker Joel Madondo have deliberately been removed from the Uganda Cranes provisional squad that starts preparations for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The developments were confirmed on Monday morning during a Question and Answer press briefing with Cranes Coach Sebastien Desabre held at Kabira Country club. Kirinya Jinja SS striker […]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

2019 AFCON Draw: Uganda Awaits Group Opponents

There is much anticipation as Uganda Cranes will be discovering their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations group stage opponents. The draw takes place in Egypt on Friday, 9:00 PM Uganda time. This year’s AFCON will be held in Egypt, with Uganda Cranes making their seventh appearance at a continental showpiece. Uganda whose best position was […]Read More

Tanzania Thrash Uganda To Break 39 Year AFCON Jinx

Sunday, March 24 Tanzania 3-0 Uganda Cape Verde 0-0 Lesotho Group L Uganda – 13 pts Tanzania – 8 Lesotho – 6 Cape Verde – 5 Tanzania put Uganda to the sword with a convincing 3-0 win to secure their place at the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations due in June/July in Egypt. This […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Miya Optimistic Ahead of Tanzania Encounter

Uganda Cranes attacking Midfielder Farouk Miya has already joined the team’s camp in Egypt, before the side travel to Tanzania to face the hosts. Miya, now at Croatian club HNK Gorica, is hopeful and confident that the Cranes can take of business come Sunday. Speaking to FUFA media Egypt, the former Vipers and Standard Liege […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Onyango, Four Others Join Team In Egypt

Sunday, March 24 Tanzania Vs Uganda, 6:00 PM Uganda Cranes captain Denis Onyango and four other foreign based players have joined the Cranes team in a camp in Egypt. The team is in preparations to face Tanzania this Sunday at Benjamin Mkapa Stadium for the AFCON qualifier, where Uganda Cranes have already sealed their feat. […]Read More

Tanzania Urge Fans, Journalists To Rally Behind Team Against Uganda

Sunday, March 24 Tanzania Taifa Stars Vs Uganda Cranes, 6:00 PM (Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium) Tanzanian Fans and Sports Journalists inclusive, have been told to rally behind their team as they face Uganda Cranes in a crucial upcoming AFCON qualification game. Tanzania will face the Cranes this Sunday, March 24 at Benjamin Mkapa Stadium in […]Read More

Anukani Bright: Scoring For Cranes Has Given Me Confidence

Youngster Anukani Bright has confessed that he feels greatly motivated after scoring his first goal on the first attempt for Uganda Cranes. Playing on his debut, Proline’s new kid on the block marked his cameo appearance with a statement goal when he calmly slotted home the fourth for Cranes to seal a comfortable 4-0 win […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Five KCCA Players Make Final Squad

Uganda Cranes Coach Sebastien Desabre has included five KCCA FC players on the final squad that will face Tanzania in the upcoming AFCON qualification game. Allan Okello, Timothy Awany, Allan Kyambadde, Saddam Juma and Patrick Kaddu have made it to the final ten which were revealed on Saturday after the regional tour 4-0 win against […]Read More

Kampala Region Select Team Ready To Give Uganda Cranes Hard

Saturday, March 16 Uganda Cranes Vs Kampala Select, 4:00 PM (StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo) Uganda Cranes team will face off with Kampala regional select this Saturday at StarTimes Stadium in Lugogo in the ‘Namutima regional tour’. Cranes’ opponents have vowed to put up a show, saying that the fans should expect the best on the day. […]Read More

I Have Been Yearning For National Team Call Up –

SC Villa forward Bashir Mutanda has revealed that he has since the past, been waiting for a call up to the national team the Uganda Cranes. The player is among the 31 local based Cranes players that are training at Lugogo ahead of the Regional tour this Saturday and an AFCON qualification game against Tanzania […]Read More

Uganda Cranes: Local Based Players Intensify Training

Uganda Cranes’ preparations for the upcoming AFCON qualification game against Tanzania later this matter have intensified at Lugogo. Wednesday marked the third of the non residential training conducted at Lugogo. The team of locally based players was joined by Vipers players Taddeo Lwanga, Moses Waiswa, Halid Lwaliwa and Dan Mzee Sserunkuma. Express’ Michael Birungi Proline’s […]Read More

Uganda Cranes Squad To Face Tanzania Summoned

Uganda Cranes coach Sebastien Desabre has summoned a big squad of 46 players, 31 local and 15 foreign based, for the Preparations of the final qualifier of the 2019 AFCON against Tanzania later. Of the 31 stars playing in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League, nine players will be selected after a Regional tour match in […]Read More