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Uganda Cranes Edge Lesotho 2-0 in AFCON Qualifiers Second Leg Game

Farouk Miya's two first half goals against Lesotho increased Uganda Cranes' chances of returning to the African Cup of Nations (AFCON). The Uganda Cranes were facing Lesotho in the second leg game of the 2019 AFCON Qualifiers, played at Setoso stadium in Maseru city on Tuesday. Miya’s first goal came in the sixth minute

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AFCON Qualifiers: Uganda Cranes Registers 3-0 Home Victory Over Lesotho

Uganda Cranes reclaimed top position in group L of the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers with a 3-0 home victory over Lesotho at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole in Kampala on Saturday (13th October, 2018). The Cranes scored two goals in a first-half giving them a lead in the game. Emmanue

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AFCON Qualifiers: Uganda Holds Tanzania to 0-0 Draw at Namboole

Uganda Cranes on Saturday (8th September, 2018) registered a goalless draw against Tanzania in the  2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers game that was played at Namboole Stadium in Kampala. The cranes maintained majority ball possession during the game and made a few attempts which however did not yield a goal. The

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CHAN 2018: 10-Man Uganda Cranes Loses to Namibia

Ugandan Cranes has suffered yet another heart breaking loss in the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) football tournament. After losing to Zambia (3-1) on Sunday, the Cranes on Thursday evening lost to Namibia 0-1 in Group B of the tournament. The game was expected to end as a goalless draw until

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Uganda Loses to Zambia in CHAN 2018 Opening Game

Uganda Cranes on Sunday lost to Zambia in the in the opening Group B game of the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) which ended 3-1. The game was played at the Stade Grande Marrakech in Morocco. KCCA striker Derrick Nsibambi scored Uganda’s only goal in the 40th minute of the game, while

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French National Desabre Sebastien Unveiled as New Uganda Cranes Coach

French National Desabre Sebastien has Thursday afternoon been unveiled as National Football Team Uganda Cranes’ new coach. The 41-year-old was unveiled at a press conference held at the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) House in Mengo, Kampala. "I am very happy and want to thank the board of FUFA for the confidence

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Applications Opened for Next Uganda Cranes Coach

The Federation for Uganda Football Associations (Fufa) has officially opened applications for the next tactician for  national team The Uganda Cranes. The position fell vacant in July after former coach Milutin Sredojevic alias Micho announced his resignation over non-payment of his salary for over 6 months. He would later be replaced by

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Newcastle Winger Christian Atsu Ruled Out of Uganda – Ghana Duel

Newcastle United pacy winger Christian Atsu has been ruled out of the World Cup qualifiers tie between Uganda Cranes and Ghana Black Stars due to injury. The do or die game for both sides is scheduled to take place on Saturday October 7th at Mandela National Stadium Namboole. Atsu joins four other

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Govt Releases Shs 1 Billion to FUFA Ahead of Ghana, Congo Games

Government of Uganda has released Shs 1 billion (about  $280,000) to the Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) ahead of Uganda Cranes two remaining 2018 World Cup Qualifiers games against Ghana and Congo. This comes a week after FUFA President Moses Magogo called on government to support the Uganda Cranes to

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