Luwagga unused as BATE Borisov defeats VIPI

Uganda Cranes winger William Luwagga Kizito was an unused substitute as his side overcame VIPI 2-0 in the UEFA Europa League. Jasse Tuominen and Egor Filipenko scored for the Belarusian outfit in either half of the game played at the Groupama Arena. In Belgium, Tanzania’s Taifa Stars skipper Mbwana Samatta…

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Uganda Cranes slips by one position in latest FIFA Rankings

Uganda Cranes has slipped by one position from 82nd to 83rd in the month of September 2018 FIFA Rankings. Uganda Cranes players in a prayer session after the Monday training at Lugogo. The latest FIFA rankings were released on Thursday, 20th September 2018. Uganda has 1289 points from last month’s 1296 points. The…

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FUFA confirms dates for Lesotho AFCON 2019 Qualifiers

2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers (Group L): Saturday, 13th October 2018: Uganda Cranes vs Lesotho Likuena – Mandela National Stadium, NambooleEntry Fees: Ordinary (Ushs 15,000/=), VIP ( Ushs 40,000/=) and VVIP ( Ushs 150,000/=) Return Leg Date: Tuesday, 16th October 2018: Lesotho Likuena Vs Uganda Cranes – Setsoto Stadium, Maseru…

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Jjuuko finally ends leave, returns to Simba SC

Murushid Jjuuko has finally ended his ‘leave’ and returned to Simba SC. The Uganda Cranes defender went AWOL at the reigning Tanzania Premier League champions since April, missing the last parts of the season, the CECAFA Kagame Cup and the club’s pre-season. “He is back at Simba,” a close source…

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I was mentally ready for Cranes challenge once named – Waiswa

Uganda Cranes midfielder Moses “King” Waiswa Dhodhi has revealed he was mentally ready the national team’s clash against Tanzania in the 2019 AFCON Qualifiers at Namboole. The match ended in a goalless draw and Waiswa drew praise from coach Sebastien Desabre and team captain Denis Onyango. Despite being the only…

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Godfrey Walusimbi will do well at Kaizer Chiefs – Obua

David Obua believes compatriot Godfrey Walusimbi will do well at Kaizer Chiefs. The left back joined the side early this month and has so far played one game where he impressed against SuperSport United. “He is a good player and a versatile as player as well,” Obua revealed in an…

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Desabre still hopeful qualification to AFCON 2019 is possible

Uganda Cranes head coach Sebastien Desabre still has the hope that the qualification to AFCON 2019 is still within the Cranes’ reach. A point earned from the goal-less group L draw shot Uganda Cranes on four points, considering the fact that Lesotho and Cape Verde Islands played to a one…

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