Category «Sports»

Crunch time in Fufa/USL wrangles

While nothing extra-ordinary is expected to come out of the Lugogo meeting today, developments in the course of the day will be some step in trying to solve the impasse between local soccer Fufa and league managers Uganda Super League (USL). Not only will the sports ministry meet the two warring factions – Fufa, Uganda …

Ssegonga calls it quits

One of Uganda’s most decorated referees Mohamed Ssegonga has retired from officiation of all matches. The 41 year old who became a FIFA referee in 1998, wrote to international soccer governing body FIFA requesting to be released from referees’ official duties due to personal reasons. The teacher cum referee officiated at the last edition of …

Kitende oust Kibuli to book date with Masaka in semis

Yesterday’s results Rock High 0-2 Bulo Yale High 0 (4)–0(2) Standard Masaka 2-0 Nakaseke Kitende 2-0 Kibuli Today (semis) Bulo Parents v Yale High (2pm) Kitende v Masaka (4pm) Eddie Mubiru scored two thunderous goals as St Mary’s Kitende eliminated fellow giants Kibuli at the quarterfinal stage of the Copa Coca-Cola Championship here yesterday. The …

Mutebi keen on SMC Rally

NRC standings Susan Muwonge 160 points Ronald Ssebuguzi 100 Wycliff Bukenya 75 Nasser Mutebi 75 Edson Munghereza 60 Reigning champion Nasser Mutebi is eager to prove his credentials as drivers prepare to zoom off in the Southern Motor Club (SMC) Challenge Rally set for the districts of Rakai and Masaka from tomorrow. Mutebi won last …