Uganda edges Kenya in CECAFA Women Championship opener

CECAFA Women Championship Kenya 0-1 Uganda Uganda Crested Cranes started the 2018 CECAFA Women Championship with a hard fought 1-0 win over Kenya at Stade de Kigali on Thursday. Lillian Mutuuzo scored the solitary goal. She had all the time to slot the ball home past goalkeeper Poline Atieno who had parried…

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Crested Cranes set for CECAFA Women Championship in Rwanda

Uganda Women National Team (Crested Cranes) set foot in Rwanda ahead of this year’s CECAFA Championship. The contingent of twenty players and nine officials arrived in Rwanda on Tuesday and the team is accommodated at Hotel Hilltop & Country Club, Kigali. The tournament kicks off on Thursday, July 19 at Stade…

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25 players summoned for Uganda Crested Cranes CECAFA preparations

25 players have been summoned for Uganda Crested Cranes CECAFA preparations ahead of the Championship that kick off on July 19 in Kigali, Rwanda. Crested Cranes head coach Faridah Bulega and her assistants Edward Kaziba, Jaames Magala (Goalkeeping coach) named the team. Skipper Hassifa Nassuna an UCU Lady Cardinals teammates Yudaya…

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Ikwaput joins Kazakhstan top tier women club BIIK-Kazygurt F.C

Uganda Crested Cranes player Fazil “Faustar” Ikwaput has joined Kazakhstan top tier women club, BIIK-Kazygurt F.C. The development was confirmed by Daniel Kisseka Ntale, the managing director at Jodana Sports Management. A statement released by Ntale read; We are happy to announce the transfer of Fazila Ikwaput to a European Champions League…

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Crested Cranes to face Harambee Starlets | CECAFA Women Championship

Uganda Crested Cranes will face Kenya Harambee Starlets in the opening match of the 2018 CECAFA Women Challenge Cup that kicks off on July 19 in Kigali, Rwanda. The development follows the release of the fixtures of the week-long tournament by the secretariat of the Confederation of East and Central Africa…

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AWCON 2018 Qualifiers: Kenya Harambee Starlets edge Equatorial Guinea in first leg

AWCON 2018 Qualifiers: Kenya Harambee Starlets 2-1 Equatorial Guinea Congo 0–5 Cameroon Zambia 0–1 Zimbabwe Lesotho 0–1 South Africa Gambia 0–1 Nigeria Ivory Coast 2–2 Mali The 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) qualifiers were successfully completed on Tuesday as different countries secured better positions enroute to qualification for the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON). Zimbabwe, Nigeria and South Africa…

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Crested Cranes step up preparations for 2018 CECAFA Women Championship

CECAFA Women Championship Stade De Kigali, Rwanda May 12–20, 2018 The Uganda National Women football team (Crested Cranes) has intensified preparations for the upcoming CECAFA Women Championship. Farida Bulega’s charges entered camp on Monday at the African Bible University in Lubowa for further polish up the outfit. Bulega told the federation…

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Uganda commences preparations for 2018 CECAFA Women Championship

Event: 2018 CECAFA Women Championship Date: May 12-20 Venue: Stade De Kigali, Rwanda Uganda National women’s football team – the Crested Cranes – kicked off their preparations for the upcoming CECAFA Women Championship. 20 of the 28 summoned players attended the Wednesday double training session at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. Head coach Faridah…

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Bulega impressed despite failing to upstage Kenya in Machakos

2018 AWCON Qualifiers Sunday, March 8 Uganda Crested Cranes vs. Kenya Harambee Starlets – 4:00 pm, Lugogo Uganda Crested Cranes head coach Faridah Bulega was left impressed despite her side falling to Kenya Harambee Starlets. Harambee Starlets defeated the Crested Cranes 1-0 in the first round of the 2018 Africa…

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