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All is not lost for Uganda Cranes

Despite bowing out of the CHAN championships in South Africa Football tacticians are optimistic of the cranes future. A former Cranes Coach Mike Mutebi says the championships have had a positive impact on the young players. He says the youthful side can ride on the experience from the tournament to prepare for future competitions. He …

Uganda Cranes set for clash with Morocco

Uganda Cranes Coach Micho is urging his players to stay focused as they take on Morocco today in the last Group B match which will determine Uganda’s fate in this year’s CHAN tournament. Although Uganda needs only a draw to seal qualification, Micho has been telling his boys to treat the game as a final …

Cranes beats Mauritania 3-0

The Uganda Cranes has won the friendly game against Mauritania with 3 goals to nil. The Cranes’ goals have all been scored in the second half by Francis Olaki, Brian Majwega and Savio Kabugo. The game played at the Mandela National Stadium in Wakiso district was a buildup match ahead of cranes preparations for CHAN championships later …

Uganda Cranes begin defence of Cecafa title

Uganda Cranes

Record champions, Uganda today start defence of their Cecafa tittle with a Machakos fixture against perennial opponents, Rwanda in a group game. This is after Burundi beat Somalia 2 – nil. A strike in each half by Christopher Nduwarugira and Abdul Razak Fiston saw the Burundian Swallows register an impressive 2- nil victory over the …

Micho is confident

Cranes Caoch Milutin Sredojević Micho

Cranes coach Micho Sredojevic is optimistic that the positive energy running through the team will help them ahead of this Saturday’s must-win World Cup qualifier against Senegal. The Serb led his team to Marrakech, Morocco yesterday after a four-day training camp in Istanbul, Turkey confident that they have, thus far, tied the right knots in …