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FUFA suspends three players for rules violations

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  The Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA has banned three Uganda Premier League players for four games for rules violation. They are Hilary Mukundane, the Captain Mbarara City FC and his teammate, Stephen Othieno and Vianney Sekajugo from Wakiso Giants FC. The FUFA Disciplinary Committee Chaired …

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She cranes prepares for testing series in South Africa

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  The Uganda Netball team, the She Cranes have kicked off preparations ahead of the testing series against the Spar Proteas South Africa and Namibia.  The She Cranes will play South Africa and Namibia in a seven-match test series aimed at boosting Uganda’s position in the …

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Livingstone Mbabazi returns to Mbarara FC as head coach

Mbarara, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  Mbarara City FC also known as Ankole Lions have unveiled Livingstone Mbabazi as their new head coach. Mbabazi returns to Mbarara City FC where he resigned in 2019 after serving for one and a half years.   He replaces Brian Senyondo who was suspended by the club …

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Zidane leaves door open for Ronaldo return

Madrid, Spain | THE INDEPENDENT |  Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane left the door open for Cristiano Ronaldo to return to the club, three years after he left to join Juventus. Juventus’ defeat to Porto in the Champions League has led to a flurry of stories in the press that the …

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FUFA suspends Fans for Mbarara City Game

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  The Competitions Disciplinary Panel has banned fans from the Star Times Uganda Premier League match between Mbarara City and Soltilo Bright Stars on Saturday.  This is after Mbarara City FC violated the FUFA COVID-19 regulations during their game against Vipers SC match on Saturday at …

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Uganda to host U-20 women’s challenge cup

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  Uganda will host the 2021 Women’s Challenge Cup for U-20s.  The decision was made on Thursday during a meeting for members of the Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) held at the Alba Maxima Room at the Sofitel Hotel in Rabat, Morocco.  …

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