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Having arrived in the country late into Sunday night and gone to bed early yesterday morning, it was understandable when Guinea coach Michel Dussuyer insisted we could not speak to his players at Makerere Kikoni’s J-Fright Hotel at dawn. Besides, the team had been forced into a late change of accommodation after Grand Global Hotel, […]

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CAF Honours Uganda Cranes fallen star Abel Dhaira

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) honours Uganda Cranes fallen star Abel Dhaira by granting a minute of silence before kick off of Uganda vs Burkina Faso match today at Namboole stadium. The Cranes lost 0-1 to Burkina Faso on Saturday leaving  coach Milutin Sredojevic's side needing a must win to keep the chances of […]

Uganda Cranes beat Guinea 2-0

It has been quite a good start for the Uganda Cranes scoring two goals in the first half courtesy of Geoffrey Massa. The Uganda –Guinea match which has attracted hundreds of soccer fans was played under floodlights at Namboole stadium. The two teams faced off in one of the group E Africa Cup of Nations […]


Micho Names Squad to face Zambia and Congo Brazzaville

The Uganda cranes coach Sredejovic ‘Micho’ Milutin has named the squad to face Zambia in a friendly on 8th November and for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifier against Congo Brazzaville on 12th November, 2016 at Mandela National Stadium,Namboole. The squad consists of 19 foreign based players who will later be joined by eleven local based players to make […]