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Nations Cup was a perfect exhibition platform for Cranes’ players

Brian Aheebwa
At the recently concluded Total Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, a number of Uganda Cranes players showcased their talents hence attracting different clubs for their capture. The Cranes exited the tournament at the Round 16 stage after they succumbed to a 1-0 loss to finalists Senegal. But this was......
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Is Erisa Ssekisambu the kind of player KCCA FC needs?

Hope Mugisha
The 2018/2019 Star times Uganda Premier champions have had a quiet transfer window, but the latest signing of striker Erisa Ssekisambu has raised so many questions. The Kasasiro Boys’ primary goal should be retaining the title next season and also winning other major honours. So tinkering around with the squad......
Africa FUFA Opinions

What next for Cranes, with CHAN qualifiers looming?

Clive Kyazze
In three weeks’, time, Uganda will embark on the qualification campaign for the 2020 African Nations Championship, starting away against Somalia, between July 26th and July 28th, quickly followed by the return leg in Kampala, a week later, between 2nd and 4th, August. The Cranes though, are without a coach......
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AFCON 2019: It’s important for Cranes to master final third tactics

Clive Kyazze
Uganda Cranes have kept eight clean sheets in their last 10 games an indicator that it’s not a team that can be broken down easily. In fact, defense and goalkeeping have been Uganda’s best departments for the last two decades. While Egypt will look at Mohammed Salah to take them......
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Outlook: What is not right?

Sula Kamoga
The Uganda Premier League came to an end while the FUFA Big league season will also climax soon. The promotion battle to the top flight has one slot left, while in both division the relegation battles have been settled. Several clubs have changed coaches on more than one occasion and......
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KCCA ride on luck in league victory with a touch of class

Edward Raymond Komakech
In a season where their nearest competition was Vipers SC, URA FC and little known Mbarara City did not necessarily stand up to the task, KCCA were phenomenal and lucky in equal measure. The brilliance of Mike Mutebi once again came to the fore this season as we saw an......
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SC Villa’s relegation, a matter of time

Elvis Ssekate
Sixteen-time league winners SC Villa find themselves in a precarious situation of getting maximum points in their remaining three games of the StarTimes Uganda Premier League, if they are to avoid the drop this season. Currently, the Joggos are seated firmly in 13th position on 28 pts on the 16-team......
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Kasozi, a midfield dynamo of immense proportions

Edward Raymond Komakech
Combative, hardworking and sublime. These are superlatives that best describe KCCA FC midfielder, Nicholas Kasozi. What he lacks with his shy and timid personality, he ably makes for with his boisterous and dominant performances on the pitch. And yesterday, he was no different from that. In the first half, in......
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The unpopular opinion about floodlights

Edward Raymond Komakech
Our love for floodlights transcends all boundaries! That’s why the mere mentioning of it in our football circles gets our spines tingling. The thought of it being realised feels fantastic yet the real vagaries show that it’s still afar cry from being realised. The aura that surrounds the replication of......

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