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KCC Coach gets life line

KCC FC got back to winning ways as they labored to a 1-0 win over Maroons in the Bell Super league game played at Wankulukuku stadium. Siraje Turyamuhebwa nodded in a beautiful cross from Moses Ochaya to give KCC maximum points and in the process eased the pressure on coach Morley Byekwaso who has been under fire after a series of poor results. The win also saw KCC move into 6th position on the table on 20 points while Maroons are level on points but below KCC on goal difference. At Namboole stadium, Hoima-Busia played out a goal-less draw with Police in their second game of the current campaign. Kakembo Jimmy and Davies Kasirye scored for the Cops while Wafula …

Express take leadership of the Bell Super League

Express FC have moved to the top of the Bell Super League with a hard fought  1-0 win over Police FC at Wankulukuku stadium. Yayiro Lutimba got the solitary goal for the Red Eagles who move to 30 points, two more than URA FC who have not been in action as they prepare to take on UTODA tomorrow. In Buikwe, Bunamwaya marked their re-instatement to the league with a convincing 3-0 win over Proline who had also been thrown out of the league over failure to honour fixtures. Ceasar Okhuti, Kizito Luwagga and Martin Muwanga were on the score sheet for Bunamwaya who remain third on the log three points behind leaders Express and only a point behind URA. In …

USL bows to FUFA

Uganda Super League Secretariat has bowed to the demands of the local soccer governing body Fufa and released a new log of the Bell Uganda super League with sixteen teams. The table has Hoima- Busia rooted on bottom of the table without any game played. Fufa demanded the Hoima- Busia should be reinstated in the league after USL had thrown them out The log also shows teams like Express, URA, Masaka, Police, Fire Masters and Utoda to have played 13 games ruling out the initial three fixtures the six teams had played on September 9th last year. With the exception of Proline and Bunnamwaya, the other Super League clubs had played second round games even when Fufa had suspended the …

Magumba back at Villa

16 time national football league Champions SC Villa have re-signed former captain Hakim ‘Boda Boda’ Magumba as a first team player. Since Mike Mutebi took charge at Villa Park late last year he has been persuading Magumba to return to competitive football. Magumba is regarded a legend at Villa and his return to the first team will enable the young players to see what a seasoned professional he is. Magumba was part of the historical Villa side that won seven straight league titles from 1998 to 2004 and he has been working as team-coordinator and also part of Mutebi’s coaching team. The midfielder had a short spell with former coach Srdjan Zivojnov early last year and there was a wave …

Bobby summons Mutumba

Cranes coach Bobby Williamson has summoned 26 year old Sweden based midfielder Kayongo Martin Mutumba to the National team fold for the 2013 AFCON qualifier against Congo Brazzaville The Cranes will face Congo Brazzaville on 29th of this Month in Brazzaville, hoping to bury their failure to qualify for the ongoing 2012 edition. Bobby announced a 24 man squad and Mutumba’s name is only the new name on the fold as the 26 year old will be hoping to make his debut for his motherland. Bobby says the Mutumba is a talented player who will give the team an edge on the wings because of pace, skills, trickery and vision to pass the ball to the strikers Meanwhile, the team …