Uganda U-20 arrive in Zambia town of Ndola ahead of COSAFA

The Uganda U-20 national football team (The Hippos) safely arrived in the Zambian town of Ndola on Monday afternoon ahead of the 2017 COSAFA U-20 tournament. According to the team’s media officer, Farid Mpagi, the team then moved 60 KM to Kitwe town where they are accommodated at Nobutula Lodge. “We…

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Lule’s U-20 side defeats Uganda Cranes CECAFA bound team

Practice Match: Uganda Cranes 1-2 Uganda U-20 Team (The Hippos) The Uganda Cranes team set for the 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup championship lost to the junior side, the national U-20 outfit (The Hippos) 2-1. The shocking result was played out at the Mandela National Stadium on Friday evening. The senior team had been knocking…

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URA interested in signing Uganda Hippos’ midfielder

URA F.C has intensified the chase for the signature of Uganda Hippos star midfielder, Emmanuel ‘Song’ Olinga. The holding midfielder whose short and long ball passing ranges impressed many of the URA technical personnel was part of the national U-17 side and recently the U-20 side that got disqualified from…

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Masaka S.S youngster lined up for SC Villa move

Ronald ‘Jajja Walu’ Nkonge,  a senior six student at Masaka Secondary School is being targeted by Uganda Premier League club, Sports Club Villa Jogoo. Nkonge who was recently summoned to the Uganda Cranes U-20 team that faced Rwanda plays in the left back position. He did not feature for the Hippos…

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Rwanda petitions CAF over suspect age cheating by Uganda

Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) on Tuesday evening filed a petition to the Africa Football governing body, CAF questioning the true age of Uganda U-20 goalkeeper, James ‘Almoium’ Aheebwa. The news was broken by Ruhagoyacu, a local daily in Rwanda. FERWAFA wrote to CAF to seek justice on the case filed accusing…

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Hippos coach calls for more spirited display against Egypt

Uganda U-20 (The Hippos) head coach, Kefa Kisala is delight with the team’s progress to the next stage of the CAF U-20 qualifiers where they face Egypt but has in the same vein called for more spirited display from his troops. It is good we beat Rwanda at home but the performance…

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Uganda Vs Rwanda: CAF U-20 qualifier – Preview

CAF U-20 Qualifiers (1st Round, Return Leg): Saturday, 23rd April 2016 Uganda vs Rwanda (Agg: 1-1) – Mandela National Stadium (4:00 p.m) Follow Live updates on Airtel Uganda Football (Facebook and Twitter) Uganda will take on Rwanda in the return leg of the CAF U-20 qualifier second round qualifier at the Nelson…

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Uganda vs Rwanda match preview | CAF U-20 Qualifiers

CAF U-20 Qualifiers (1st Round, Return Leg): Saturday, 23rd April 2016 Uganda vs Rwanda (Agg: 1-1) – Mandela National Stadium, 4:00 p.m Uganda Hippos and Rwanda’s Junior Wasps will face off in the second leg of the CAF U-20 Qualifiers on Saturday afternoon at Namboole. The winner on aggregate will progress…

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