• July 8, 2020

Tags : Uganda Women U17

Margaret Kunihira: The Making Of An Attacking Midfielder

Margaret Kunihira in action for Uganda U17. Courtesy Margaret Kunihira ran into space to receive the ball. She precisely controlled a low long pass just outside the box, and with composure, she managed to buy herself space and time away from the markers. With power, she rifled into the top corner to beat Tanzania goalkeeper. […]Read More

New Dates For FIFA U17 Women World Cup Set

The FIFA Under 17 Women World Cup will be held from 17th February to March 20th 2021 in India, it is official. The world governing body, FIFA, announced the new dates on Tuesday. The tourney was supposed to take place in November 2020 but was postponed because of Covid19. “Following a thorough assessment of the […]Read More

Fauziah Najjemba Opens Up On Unstoppable Duo With Nalukenge

Fauziah Najjemba and Juliet Nalukenge form a mercurial pair that has terrorised all defences Uganda U17 Women team have come across. The pair’s exploits in COSAFA and CECAFA U17 women Championships form the biggest headlines in 2019 whey they scored for fun. Najjemba says that the friendship with Nalukenge off the pitch has been vital […]Read More

Uganda V Cameroon, Other Women U17 Qualifiers Postponed

Uganda’s two-legged tie with Cameroon in the FIFA Women U17 World Cup Qualifiers has been postponed, CAF has announced. The Uganda women U17 was supposed to host Cameroon in May 1-3 before a second leg on 15-17 the same month. The postponement has been inevitable because of the ongoing widespread of Covid19 pandemic. The statement […]Read More

FUFA Confident Despite Tanzania Petition To CAF

Tanzania has petitioned CAF. FUFA Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) remains unmoved by Tanzania’s claims that Uganda used over-age players. Reports in Tanzania says that the country’s Football Federation (TFF) appealed to CAF about the matter saying Uganda used four players who over 17 years in the recently concluded U17 FIFA Women World Cup […]Read More

Sources: Tanzania Reports Uganda To CAF

Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) has reported Uganda’s FUFA to Confederation of African Football (CAF), reports in Tanzania have revealed. TFF claims that Uganda fielded over-age players in the concluded FIFA U17 FIFA World cup qualifier where Uganda won 5-0 to advance with a 6-2 aggregate victory earlier this month. TFF secretary general Wilfred Kidao, as […]Read More

Magogo Promises $200 To Each Uganda U17 Player Ahead Of

FUFA president Eng. Moses Magogo has promised $200 to the Uganda national U17 women football team ahead of the second leg of the FIFA U17 Women World Cup Qualifiers. Uganda lost 2-1 away to Tanzania in the first leg and will seek to complete a comeback at Startimes Stadium, Lugogo on Saturday. Magogo made the […]Read More

Women U17 World Cup: Ayub Khalifa Positive Ahead Of Return

Uganda Women U17 Coach Ayub Khalifa is positive that his side will eliminate Tanzania in the World Cup Qualifiers. Uganda, who lost 2-1 to Tanzania in the first leg, will host the second leg at Startimes Stadium Lugogo on Saturday 14th, this month. In the Dar-es-salam Tanzania game, Aisha Masaka’s brace helped Tanzania recover from […]Read More

Women U17 World Cup: Uganda Suffer Defeat In Tanzania

Uganda U17 before a game against Tanzania. FUFA Sunday, March 1 *Tanzania 2-1 Uganda Uganda U17 Girls National team suffered a 2-1 defeat to Tanzania in the first leg of the second round of the 2020 FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup qualifiers. Fauziah Najjemba gave Uganda an early lead in the 5th minute but the […]Read More

Women U17 World Cup: Ayub Khalifa Confident Ahead Of TZ

Sunday, March 1 *Tanzania Vs Uganda Uganda U17 Girls National team coach Ayub Khalifa says that his team is ready and in good shape to face Tanzania for the first leg of the second round of the 2020 FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup qualifiers. Uganda eliminated Ethiopia in the first round after a 5-1 aggregate […]Read More

Women U17 World Cup: Uganda Squad To TZ Named

Uganda U17 Girls National team coach Ayub Khalifa has revealed his final squad that will travel to face Tanzania for the first leg of the second round of the 2020 FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup qualifiers. The team, posted on FUFA Website, has been trimmed from 25 to 18 players. Uganda eliminated Ethiopia in the […]Read More

Women U17 World Cup: Nalukenge Score Brace As Uganda Advance

Sunday, January 26 *Ethiopia 1-3 Uganda (Uganda qualify on 5-1 agg) Uganda U17 Women team advanced to the second preliminary round of U17 women world cup qualifiers after a 3-1 convincing win against Ethiopia in the return leg played at Bahir Dar National Stadium in Addis Ababa. Team captain Juliet Nalukenge scored a brace to […]Read More

Women U17 World Cup: Uganda Seek Positive Result In Ethiopia

The Uganda Women U-17 football team is targeting a positive result when they face hosts Ethiopia in the second leg of first preliminary round of U17 women world Cup qualifier at Bahir Dar National Stadium, Addis Ababa. Uganda has an advantage of 2-0 lead following Juliet Nalukenge and Catherine Nagadya goals in the first leg […]Read More

FIFA U17 World Cup Qualifiers: Uganda Hit Six In Practice

Uganda women national U17 team beat a select side 6-0 in a practice match for their return leg against Ethiopia in the FIFA U17 Women World Cup Qualifiers. Juliet Nalukenge, Fauzia Najjemba, Shakira Nyinagahirwa, Kevin Nakachwa, Catherine Nagadya and Eva Nagayi were all on target in an enormous victory. This was the team’s last practice […]Read More

Nalukenge, Nagadya Spur Uganda Past Ethiopia

Saturday, January 11 *Uganda 2-0 Ethiopia (StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo) Juliet Nalukenge’s early strike and a late Catherine Nagadya’s header sealed Uganda’s U17 girls 2-0 victory in the first leg of the first preliminary round of FUFA U17 Women World Cup qualifiers at Startimes Stadium, Lugogo. In the 5th minute, captain Juliet Nalukenge put Uganda in […]Read More

Uganda Start Preparations For World Cup U17 Qualifiers

Uganda’s women U17 30-man squad have, on Saturday, started a residential training at FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru a head of the forthcoming FIFA world Cup qualifiers. Uganda will be facing Ethiopia in the first preliminary round in two legs which are scheduled to take place in January 2020, with the first and second leg ties […]Read More

Coach Ayub Names Squad For FIFA U17 World Cup Qualifiers

Uganda Women U17 head coach Ayub Khalifa has named a 30-man squad for the forthcoming qualifiers for the 2020 FIFA U17 World Cup. Uganda’s U17 team that was formed last year (2019) received instant success, winning COSAFA and CECAFA championships. Two new faces, St Noah’s Allen Nasaazi and teammate Angela Auchi Kigongo have been added […]Read More

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