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CAF tells Africa stadia to upgrade,each member association to get funds for a fifa standard ground.

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) – under its new President Patrice Motsepe – has banned 20 of its 54 member-countries from using their stadia to stage international fixtures because they don’t meet “minimum requirements”. Eight of the countries whose stadium accreditations were revoked by the CAF are involved in those qualifiers, which were originary scheduled to start from June 5th. […]

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URA FC have enough cover for Kyeyune’s departure

URA FC’s star midfielder Saidi Kyeyune has joined Sudan giants El-Merreikh FC. Kyeyune completed this move on Sunday January 31, when he flew to Khartoum, following his return with the Uganda Cranes side from the African Nations Championship (Chan) tournament. Kyeyune, who has signed a one year deal with El-Merreikh, was arguably Cranes’ best player […]

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CHAN-2020: McKinstry gives an update on his Captain Lwaliwa

Following the goalless draw with their neighbours Rwanda on Monday January 18 in their opening African Nations Championship (Chan) tournament, Uganda Cranes coach Johnathan McKinstry knows that there is no room for error. His charges face West Africa’s plucky side Togo on Friday January 22, who will be desperate to beat Uganda in order to […]

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Total CHAN 2020: Cranes tuning up for Rwanda

The African Nations Championship (Chan) tournament kicked off in Cameroon on Saturday January 16. However, the Uganda Cranes do not get into action until January 18, when they will take on neighbours, Rwanda. Therefore, Cranes now in Douala, will take on their fierce rivals, the Amavubi Stars, and coach, Johnathan McKinstry is confident that the […]

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Afcon2021: McKinstry accepts blame for Cranes poor display against South Sudan

South Sudan registered one of those rare victories in international football, when they edged Uganda 1-0 in a 2022 Africa of Nations qualifier  on Monday November 16 at the Nyayo stadium in Nairobi, Kenya. In fact, Uganda Cranes coach Johnathan McKinstry accepted blame for his team’s poor performance over the two legs, insisting they must […]