Uganda rises by a place in October FIFA Rankings

Uganda rises by a place in October FIFA Rankings

Uganda has risen by a place from 71st to 70th in the latest FIFA Rankings released today. Uganda has amassed 503 points and remains the best ranked country in the region. Meanwhile neighbours Kenya drop 14 places to 102nd with 345 points. Rwanda stays rooted at 118th, Burundi at 129th, Tanzania slips...

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CAF announce CHAN 2018 hosting nation

CAF announce CHAN 2018 hosting nation

The cat has been finally let out of the bag. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has finally revealed the hosting nation of the forth coming CHAN football tournament due to start in January 2018. The revelation which saw Morocco being announced as hosts was done during a CAF Emergency...

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Atsu out of Ghana squad to face Uganda

Atsu out of Ghana squad to face Uganda

Newcastle midfielder Christian Atsu has been ruled out of Ghana’s upcoming clash against the Cranes in Kampala after sustaining an injury. The 25-year-old former Chelsea player sustained an injury to his calf during the black stars previous build up game against Congo and has pulled out of the game after...

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Uganda Cranes fall to Madagascar as Basena picks up 3rd loss at the helm

Uganda Cranes fall to Madagascar as Basena picks up 3rd loss at the helm

It’s considered good preparation most times when Uganda Cranes engage in a warm up game before any qualifier. Normally the test helps the coaches know the state of the players and if today’s result is anything to go by, a lot has to be done between today and Saturday when...

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Brian Umony steps up recovery process with KCCA

Brian Umony steps up recovery process with KCCA

East or West home is best they say. Brian Umony, one of the most talented strikers in Uganda knows that best but he is not about to switch allegiance. The 28-year-old who has been recovering from a leg fracture sustained in February last year while playing for his former club...

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Gyan left out of Ghana squad to face Uganda Cranes

Gyan left out of Ghana squad to face Uganda Cranes

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has been dropped from the Black Stars final squad for Saturday’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda Cranes at Namboole Stadium. Holland-based talented midfielder Thomas Agyepong was also left out of the travelling party for similar reasons as the Black Stars opened their training camp in Kenya...

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Cranes begin residential training, Baba Kizito doubtful for Ghana clash

Cranes begin residential training, Baba Kizito doubtful for Ghana clash

Uganda Cranes midfielder Godfrey “Baba” Kizito has cast a serious doubt over his availability to feature for the Cranes in the upcoming do or die 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Ghana Kizito who plays for Vietnamese outfit Than Quang Ninh was injured this morning playing against XSKT Can tho...

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Nsibambi double sees Uganda Cranes past Northern Region

Nsibambi double sees Uganda Cranes past Northern Region

KCCA FC and Cranes striker Derrick Nsibambi netted both goals as Uganda Cranes defeated resilient Northern Region select team at Lango Sports Grounds in Lira on Saturday. After a goalless opening 45 minutes, the young striker exhibited real skill and awareness as he scored his first and second for the...

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Ayew brothers dropped as Ghana team to face Cranes is named

Ayew brothers dropped as Ghana team to face Cranes is named

Ghana Black Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah has named his team that will take on Uganda Cranes in the World Cup qualifier on 7th October in Kampala. Kwesi has made changes to the side with brothers Andre and Jordan Ayew not included with no clear reason for the omission of...

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Proline edge Soana for first league win

Proline edge Soana for first league win

Proline 2-0 Soana Proline picked up it’s first points of the season with a 2-0 victory against Soana at the SarTimes Stadium in Lugogo. Fahad Bayo scored with a bicycle kick in the 27th minute to put the hosts in the lead. Before that, Proline through David Owori had threatened...

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