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AFCON Qualifiers: Uganda Cranes Start Training, Thirteen Miss Out

Uganda Cranes officially kick-started their preparations for the forthcoming AFCON Qualifiers this month. Uganda face Burkina Faso on March 24 at St Mary's Stadium Kitende before traveling to Malawi for the final Group B game on March 25. The team had a training session on Saturday morning at MTN Omondi...
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It Is Time For Local Coaches To Prove Our Worth – Mubiru

Uganda Cranes interim coach Abdallah Mubiru has admitted that it's time for local coaches to manage the national. Mubiru noted that they are only judged by their weaknesses especially by the Ugandan fans who have a wrong perception about them. "The general perception of our Ugandan fans is that they...
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Okello Speaks About Life At Paradou, Dreams Of Europe

Uganda Cranes and Paradou AC attacking midfielder Allan Okello has shared his life at Paradou AC and also maintains the European dream. Okello joined the Algerian side from KCCA FC on a free transfer in the 2019/2020 transfer window. In three years with KCCA, Okello racked up 39 goals in...
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AFCON Qualifiers: Onyanga Set To Miss Burkina Faso Encounter

Uganda Cranes captain Denis Onyango, again is the worry for the Cranes’ technical team ahead of this month’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers following an ankle problem at the weekend. Onyango was taken off at half-time as his club Mamelodi Sundowns beat Algeria’s CR Belouizdad 5-1 in Algiers to...
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Uganda Cranes Striker Joins Czech Side

Uganda Cranes striker Edrisa Lubega 'Torres' has signed for Czech Republic side Pribram FK. Lubega joins the club on a one and half year loan deal and was officially unveiled by the club on Friday, February 26. The former Proline FC forward will Don shirt number 29 at his new...
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AFCON 2021: Gambians to take charge of Uganda vs Burkina Faso

The Confederations of African Football (CAF) has handed Gambian officials the task of overseeing Uganda's upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier. This was confirmed on Thursday, February 18th as CAF listed the officials on duty in the upcoming AFCON qualification window. Uganda will take on Burkina Faso in their...
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Anukani speaks out on CHAN, testing positive for COVID-19

Bright Anukani is one of the most highly rated players in the Uganda Premier League (UPL). Currently on loan at KCCA FC, the Proline FC midfielder has enjoyed relatively steady progress in his career, so far. From being named the Most Valuable player in the Big League to earning his...
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Mckinstry Shifts Focus To AFCON Qualifiers After CHAN Debacle

Uganda Cranes coach Jonathan Mckinstry has turned attention to 2021 Africa Cup of Nations following another early from CHAN. The Cranes bundled out of CHAN 2020 at group stage level, for a fifth straight attempt, after a 5-2 humiliating loss to defending Champions Cameroon. The Cranes staged a poor show...
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Mckinstry Picks Positives From Cranes Poor Show At CHAN

Jonathan Mckinstry says that Uganda Cranes players earned experience from playing at CHAN despite an early exit. The Cranes lost 5-2 to Morocco and finished bottom of Group C. The side were poor throughout and had earlier looked blunt in a goalless draw with Rwanda before a 2-1 loss to...
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Mckinstry Remains Positive Despite Loss To Togo

Uganda Cranes coach Jonathan Mckinstry remains positive after the team's qualification chances despite painful loss to debutants Togo. The Cranes fell 2-1 to Togo on Matchday two to fall rock bottom of Group C at the ongoing CHAN 2020. Saidi Kyeyune scored a beauty but it was not enough on...
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Uganda Vs Togo: Mckinstry Rings Four Changes In Starting XI

Uganda Cranes coach Jonathan Mckinstry has named his team to face Togo in the 2020 CHAN Group C encounter. The Northern Irishman has made four changes from the team that started a goalless draw against Rwanda last time out. KCCA Defender Denis Iguma starts at right back ahead of Paul...
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CHAN 2020: Mckinstry ‘Hopeful’ About Lwaliwa’s Return

Uganda Cranes head coach Jonathan Mckinstry is hopeful that his captain Halid Lwaliwa will be fit for the upcoming fixtures at the ongoing CHAN tournament in cameroon. Lwaliwa missed the opening fixture against Rwanda as the Cranes registered a goalless draw. Mckinstry confirmed that the Vipers defender sustained an injury...
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We Will Do Better Next Time – Watambala

Uganda Cranes midfielder Karim Watambala says they are looking forward to have an improved performance after a barren display against Rwanda in the opener. Uganda and Rwanda fired blanks on Monday in Douala in Group C game. Cranes will look to male amends in their next CHAN game against Togo....
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Mckinstry Defends Players After Frustrating Performance

Uganda Cranes Coach Jonathan Mckinstry has shielded his players despite a poor display in the goalless draw against Rwanda. The Cranes staged a lacklustre performance and were second best as they started their CHAN 2020 campaign with a point in Group C. Mckinstry was not convinced with the performance on...
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