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Tanzania, Uganda & Kenya to host 2027 CAF Africa Cup of Nations!

Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya have officially been confirmed as the hosts of the 2027 TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations. This was confirmed by the CAF President, Dr Patrice Motsepe on Wednesday, September 27 after the CAF Executive Committee Meeting, which was held in Cairo. The biggest event on African …

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FIFA’s women’s development work delivering dividends in Uganda!

At the top end of the pyramid, 2022 proved to be a breakthrough year for women’s football in Uganda. The national team were crowned East Africa queens with victory in the CECAFA Women’s Championship and, soon after, the Crested Cranes participated among the continent’s elite in their first CAF Africa …

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UEFA President sees football’s force for good in Uganda!

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin witnessed firsthand how sport is helping to improve the lives of vulnerable, young people when he visited one of Uganda’s largest slum communities this week. During his stay in the capital Kampala, Mr Čeferin travelled to the Acholi Quarters district, home to some 20,000 residents, where …

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Kenya withdraw from Women’s AFCON, Uganda qualifies!

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) announced their withdrawal from the qualifiers of TotalEnergies Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Morocco 2022. The double-header between Kenya and Uganda, initially scheduled in February 2022 as part of the last qualifying round, is therefore canceled. Uganda become the first team to join hosts Morocco for …

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Moses Hassim Magogo re-elected Uganda’s FUFA president!

Moses Hassim Magogo has been re-elected President of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) for a third term that runs 2021-2025. The 97th Ordinary General Assembly of FUFA that took place yesterday, August 23 in the eastern town of Mbale voted Magogo unopposed. He was unanimously voted by acclamation …

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Hosts Mauritania to face Cameroon in U-20 AFCON, Ghana clash with Morocco!

Hosts Mauritania have been handed a tough draw to face former champions Cameroon at the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations next month. The home side will also play Uganda and Mozambique in the Group A of the tournament following the draw conducted in Yaounde on Monday. Two former title …

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UMBRO & Federation of Uganda Football Associations team-up for partnership!

UMBRO South Africa has announced a new long-term partnership as the official technical sponsor of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) for the next four years. The partnership will see UMBRO supply both men’s and women’s national teams with high-performance match kit, training and off field apparel, as well …

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A small piece of German professional football in Uganda!

A football academy in Uganda has recently become an unfamiliar sight: JAKO balls are rolling, while young, sport-loving men are training in Bayer 04 Leverkusen jerseys. The scene is the result of a jersey donation from JAKO and the excellent work of the aid organization Vision for Africa (Vision Für …

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Aizawl FC strengthen their defence by signing Uganda’s Juuko Richard Kassaga!

Former I-League champions Aizawl FC have continued to strengthen their squad mid-season by signing Ugandan defender Juuko Richard Kassaga for the remainder of the 2018/19 season. 25 year old Juuko Richard Kassaga brings a lot of experience to Aizawl FC having played 37 times for his national team and years …

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