Poloto – South Sudan offered more than we expected

Uganda Hippos skipper Julius Poloto admitted their South Sudan counterparts offered more than they expected. Poloto says they had to even change their attitude after first half and the take the side more seriously. Moustapha Kizza put the Hippos in the lead from the penalty after Steven Mukwala was brought…

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Uganda Hippos coach Matia Lule – It isn’t over yet

Despite registering an emphatic 5-1 win over South Sudan, Uganda Hippos coach Matia Lule says the game isn’t over yet. The two nations meet in three weeks’ time in Juba for the return leg with the aggregate winner progressing to meet Cameroon in the quest to qualify for the Afcon…

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AFCON U20 Qualifiers: 10 man Uganda Hippos thrash South Sudan

CAF U20 Qualifiers | First Leg Uganda Hippos 5-1 South Sudan Uganda Hippos humbled their counterparts from South Sudan 5-1 at the StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo in Kampala on Saturday. Mustapha Kizza (penalty), Steven Mukwala, Sadam Masereka, Hamis Tibita and a classic Allan Okello goal crowned the day for Mathias Lule’s coached side. Playing…

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Sudanese FIFA referees to handle Uganda, South Sudan U-20 match

AFCON U-20 Qualifiers (1st Round, 1st Leg): Saturday, 31st March 2018 Uganda Hippos Vs South Sudan At Lugogo Stadium, Kampala (4 p.m) Sudanese FIFA referees have been appointed to handle the first leg of the AFCON U-20 qualifiers between Uganda and South Sudan, slated for Saturday, 31st March 2018 at…

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Ugandan referee Mark Ssonko fails to make cut for Russia 2018

Uganda will have to wait for at least four more years to have a match official at the FIFA World Cup after Mark Ssonko failed to make cut for Russia 2018. Arguably Uganda’s best assistant referee, Ssonko was shortlisted among the CAF referees for the World’s biggest football showpiece alongside…

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We shall give our best for Uganda – U-20 Hippos captain Poloto

AFCON U-20 Qualifiers: First Leg: (Saturday, 31st March 2018): Uganda Hippos Vs South Sudan – At Lugogo, Kampala 2nd Leg (20th – 22nd April 2018): South Sudan Vs Uganda Hippos – Juba Uganda U-20 national football team captain Julius Poloto has promised to command and lead by example in the upcoming AFCON…

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AFCON U-20 Qualifiers: Lule impressed with Hippos progress

AFCON U-20 Qualifiers: First Leg: (Saturday, 31st March 2018): Uganda Hippos Vs South Sudan – At Lugogo, Kampala 2nd Leg (20th – 22nd April 2018): South Sudan Vs Uganda Hippos – Juba Uganda U-20 national football team (The Hippos) will face South Sudan in the first leg of the two-legged AFCON U-20…

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Uganda Cranes defender Mugabi glad to have kept clean sheet

Uganda Cranes towering defender Bevis Kristofer Kizito Mugabi says he’s delighted the side kept a clean sheet in a goalless draw against Malawi. Mugabi expressed delight with the clean sheet, but again, in equal measure portrayed agony with the goal-less draw. After the game, Mugabi using his official twitter handle,…

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