Saturday , July 24 2021


Manchester United sign Jadon Sancho from Dortmund

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Manchester United have confirmed the signing of winger Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund. The England international has agreed a five-year deal at Man Utd, with the option of a further 12 months. “The chance to join Manchester United is a dream come true and I …

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‘Missing’ Ugandan weightlifter returns home

Entebbe, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Weightlifter  Julius Ssekitoleko, who went missing for a few days in Tokyo and was finally traced, has today returned safely to Uganda. He vanished from the Olympic village facilities in Izumisano City last week, leaving a note saying he was seeking to stay in Japan. He …

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How Ugandan weightlifter who vanished in Japan was found

Tokyo, Japan | THE INDEPENDENT | Ugandan weightlifter Julius Ssekitoleko who went missing last week in Izumisano Japan has been found four days after his disappearance. Ssekitoleko, 26, vanished from his hotel room in Izumisano where he was camped with his fellow athletes who were part of the first batch …

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Express FC crowned champions of Uganda Premier League

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Express FC has officially received the trophy as the Champions of the 2020/21 Star Times Uganda Premier League, which ended prematurely because of the nationwide lockdown announced to contain the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA President Moses Magogo …

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Italy are EURO 2020 champs

Italy 🇮🇹 1 (3 )  🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿  England 1 (2 ) AET London, UK | THE INDEPENDENT | Italy are the Euro 2020 champions, after winning a penalty shoot out 3-2. Italy have their name on the Henri Delaunay Cup for the first time since 1968! They become the first side to succeed via two …

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LIVE: Euro 2020 final, England vs Italy

✳  Italy 🇮🇹🆚🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿  England 10pm London, UK | THE INDEPENDENT | After two epic semi-finals, London now hosts a decider which, for the first time in EURO history, will feature England. Since their 1966 FIFA World Cup triumph at the previous Wembley Stadium, England have lost in the semi-finals of five major …

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