Author: Brian Inke

Onduparaka Captain and Top scorer Shaban Muhammad has promised to give his whole in order to make the Uganda Cranes final squad. Uganda Cranes are preparing for the AFCON Qualifiers – They face Algeria on 4th June in Oran and Niger at the St Mary’s stadium Kitende on 8th June. Shaban said he wasn’t summoned to the national team by mistake but because of his performance and form because he has always worked hard to come back to the national team. “Of course calling someone on the national team means that he has been working hard, they can’t call someone…

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The race for the best UPL Goalkeeper was won by Arua Hill’s Richard Anyama after his cleansheet against Express in the last game of the season. Heading into the final Matchday, Anyama and Mutombora were tied on 10 cleansheets. For Mutombora, it was already game over after he was ruled out for the rest of the season having picked an injury against URA last month. The Burundian was given a boardroom cleansheet against Tooro United having lost the initial match 1-0 but Tooro United used ineligible player and Vipers were awarded the three points. Breakdown of the Cleansheets Fabian…

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Saturday 21st May UPDF 1-2 OnduparakaTooro 0‐7 URAVipers 5-0 PoliceArua Hill 1-0 ExpressBUL 1-0 VillaKCCA 0-1 Wakiso GiantsBright Stars 2-0 Mbarara CityBusoga 1-2 Gadaffi. Onduparaka came from behind to defeat UPDF in the final match of the season at Bombo Barracks Military Ground. Ivan Ahimbisibwe gave UPDF the lead before goals from Yakin Rashid and Emmanuel Okech gave the Visitors a victory. Onduparaka are unbeaten against UPDF since their promotion to the top flight. Brian Bwete was denied a perfect sending off after he was unused substitute in the final game of his professional career having announced his retirement. Aggrey…

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Saturday 21st May Vipers 5-0 PoliceTooro United 0-7 URAKCCA 0-1 Wakiso GiantsBUL 2-0 Mbarara CityArua Hill 1-0 ExpressUPDF 1-2 OnduparakaBusoga United 1-2 GadaffiBright Stars 2-0 Mbarara Gadafi Wahab scored the all important late goal to help Arua Hill complete a league double over Express. The Kongolo defeated Express 2-0 in their first ever game in the top flight. Goalkeeper Richard Anyama kept the 11th cleansheet of the season more than any other Shotstopper this season one above Fabian Mutombora. The day was also headlined with individual awards for the best performing players for Arua Hill. Alfred Leku was named the…

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Saturday 21st May 2022 *BUL FC vs SC Villa – Bugembe*KCCA FC Vs Wakiso Giants – Lugogo*Vipers Vs Police FC – Kitende*UPDF FC Vs Onduparaka – Bombo*Arua Hill Vs Express FC – Arua*Tooro United Vs URA FC – Buhinga *Busoga United Vs Gaddafi FC- Kakindu Stadium.*Bright Stars Vs Mbarara City – Kavumba Team News UPDF will be without Defender Samson Kasozi due to Yellow cards accumulation. They well come Goalkeeper Brian Bwete who will play the last game of his career having announced his retirement. For Onduparaka, they welcome a host of players who missed the the 3-1 loss to…

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Onduparaka Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has confirmed leaving the club after the expiry of his contract. Sabasaba joined the caterpillars two seasons ago and his journey with the Green side of Arua comes to an end this season. In his letter to the club, Sabasaba thanked the club Chairperson Mr Benjamin Nyakuni, Ms Mercy Munduru, Technical Team, Players, fans and the general Public. “I find myself at the point of not taking a painful leave but also a passionate farewell to the management, players and fans of the beloved green family – the caterpillars,” the letter reads in part. “I…

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Saturday 14th MayWakiso Giants 1-2 VipersGadaffi 1-0 KCCAURA 2-3 Busoga UnitedPolice 2-5 BULExpress 0-0 UPDFOnduparaka 1-3 Bright StarsMbarara city 8-2 Tooro United. Nothing could separate Express and UPDF after a barren draw in the startimes Uganda Premier league game played at Mutesa II stadium Wankuluku. The game ended the way it started after both sides were not clinical enough to put the ball in the back of the net. But Express will rue missed chances including a fluffed penalty at restart. UPDF’s Ssekitooleko Denis was judged to have shoved Eric Kambale in the back as the forward tried to meet…

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Saturday 14th MayExpress vs UPDF, WankulukuGadaffi vs KCCA, Gadaffi ArenaWakiso Giant vs Vipers, Kabaka KyabagguOnduparaka vs Bright Stars, Ababet Greenlight stadium Team NewsExpress will be without Goalkeeper Joel Mutakubwa due to Typhoid and Ulcers.The Rest of the Squad is available for selection.For UPDF, they welcome back Goalkeeper Brian Bwete who is set to retire at the end of the season.They will be without Jacob Okao and Andrew Kawooya due to injury.Sunday Geoffrey and Omunuk Robert are also ruled out for the Army side. https://youtu.be/nPfxZHdYZn8 First episode of The-Inbound Show Probable Lineups Express XI: Denis Otim (GK), Enock Walusimbi, Arthur Kiggundu,…

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FUFA has released match Officials for Match-day 29 games. The league is two matches away from conclusion with the final games to be played next week on Saturday. Vipers are already the champions while Tooro United and Mbarara City have been relegated to the FUFA Big League. The league returns on Friday with one game, six matches will be played on Saturday and one on Sunday. Mashood Ssali will be in the center when SC Villa host Arua Hill at FUFA Technical Centre in Njeru on Friday 13th. He will be assisted by Okello Lee as the first assistant and…

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FUFA has released match Officials for Match-day 29 games. The league is two matches away from conclusion with the final games to be played next week on Saturday. Vipers are already the champions while Tooro United and Mbarara City have been relegated to the FUFA Big League. The league returns on Friday with one game, six matches will be played on Saturday and one on Sunday. Mashood Ssali will be in the center when SC Villa host Arua Hill at FUFA Technical Centre in Njeru on Friday 13th. He will be assisted by Okello Lee as the first assistant and…

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Onduparaka Fans President Jamal Ahmed has made strong claims against Arua Hill fans during their league clash in the league recently. Jamal also added that the ugly scenes at the Ababet Greenlight Stadium against Arua Hill were a long term plan to spoil the name of the Club. Onduparaka were silenced by their neighbours Arua Hill after a 3-0 victory in the West Nile Derby at the Ababet Greenlight Stadium on Friday, May 6th. Rashid Kawawa stole the show with a brace while Innocent Maduka scored his first goal for the Kongolo. But the game was marred with hooliganism mainly…

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Buganda Regional League side Young Simba’s appeal has been granted by the FUFA Appeals Committee. The Bombo-based side was initially fined sh2M and suspended from playing at Bombo Barracks Military Ground for five League matches following acts of hooliganism and attacking match Officials in the game against Entebbe FC. However, Young Simba was not contented with punishments and they lodged an appeal against the decision of Buganda Region Football Association Disciplinary panel passed on 14th March 2022. According to the decisions from the FUFA Appeals Committee, they have reduced the fine to be paid by Young Simba FC from 2M…

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UPDF Goalkeeper Brian Bwete has confirmed that he will hang his gloves at the end of this season. The Custodian made the announcement on his Facebook page confirming that his last game will be against Onduparaka at the Bombo Military Barracks Ground. “My First Game in the Premier League was between SC Villa and Simba (UPDF FC) so I apply my request to retire from active football on the last day and game in Uganda Premier League between UPDF FC (Simba FC) and Onduparaka FC” Confirmed the Shot-stopper on his Facebook page. He continues “I love you football, I love…

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UPDF Goalkeeper Brian Bwete has confirmed that he will hang his gloves at the end of this season. The Custodian made the announcement on his Facebook page confirming that his last game will be against Onduparaka at the Bombo Military Barracks Ground. “My First Game in the Premier League was between SC Villa and Simba (UPDF FC) so I apply my request to retire from active football on the last day and game in Uganda Premier League between UPDF FC (Simba FC) and Onduparaka FC” Confirmed the Shot-stopper on his Facebook page. He continues “I love you football, I love…

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Sunday, 8th May Mbarara City 1-2 UPDF Mbarara City have been relegated to the FUFA Big League after a 2-1 home defeat to UPDF in the Uganda Premier League game played at Kakyeka stadium. The loss leaves Mbarara seven points adrift of safety with just two games – worth six points – to spare. First Half goals from Kiirya Aggrey and Mugisha Rogers sunk Mbarara City to the Second tier. The Ankole Lions had put up a fight when Seiri Arigumaho scored an equaliser earlier, before the Visitors proved merciless. Mbarara City will ply their trade in the Big League…

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Arua Hill Fans through their Chairperson Maguma Tort Wallace have raised voice against the ugly scenes that happened in the West Nile Derby between Onduparaka and Arua Hill. Arua Hill painted Arua City Red after a comfortable 3-0 victory over Rivals Onduparaka on Friday. A double from Rashid Kawawa and a goal from Innocent Maduka silenced Onduparaka at the Greenlight stadium in Arua. The game was halted after it was alleged that Onduparaka fans threw bottles into the field that prompted Police to fire tear gas leaving scores injured. During an exclusive interview with The-SportsNation, Arua Hill Fans Chairperson Mr…

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Sunday 8th May Mbarara City Vs UPDF, Kakyeka Team News Mbarara City is set to welcome back Adriko John and Karim Ramathan who missed the previous game with Arua Hill. Frank Kalule, Sadat Nsubuga and Deoagracious Ojok are doubtful for the Ankole Lions. UPDF will be without Goalkeeper Brian Bwete due to illness. Andrew Kawooya, Salim Huud, Omunuk Robert and Sunday Goeffrey are all ruled out for the Army side. Jacob Okao and Luwalo Kipper didn’t travel with the team however they are boosted with the return of Defender Samson Kasozi from the secondary school games. Probable Lineups Mbarara City:…

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Sunday 8th May Mbarara City Vs UPDF, Kakyeka Team News Mbarara City is set to welcome back Adriko John and Karim Ramathan who missed the previous game with Arua Hill. Frank Kalule, Sadat Nsubuga and Deoagracious Ojok are doubtful for the Ankole Lions. UPDF will be without Goalkeeper Brian Bwete due to illness. Andrew Kawooya, Salim Huud, Omunuk Robert and Sunday Goeffrey are all ruled out for the Army side. Jacob Okao and Luwalo Kipper didn’t travel with the team however they are boosted with the return of Defender Samson Kasozi from the secondary school games. Probable Lineups Mbarara City:…

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Saturday 7th May URA 3-1 Bright StarsVipers 0-0 VillaWakiso Giants 1-3 PoliceKCCA 2-1 Busoga UnitedExpress 2-0 BUL A brace from Captain Shafik Kagimu and one other from Cromwell Rwothomio inspired URA FC past relegation threatened Bright Stars whose only goal was scored by Joseph Janjali in the Uganda Premier League game played at the Arena of Visions. URA are now a point below second-placed KCCA as they hope to finish in the top 2. For Bright Stars, they have lost back to back games and are now just two points above relegation with two games to go. Goalkeeper Nafian Alionzi…

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Bombo based Buganda Regional League side Young Simba has been deducted six points and six goals. Young Simba FC did not turn up for the Buganda Regional League Match at home with Lukaya Town Council on 13th April 2022 at Kasana Luweero Ground and the Match wasn’t played after they didn’t make a formal submission for their failure to turn up for the match. According to Buganda Region Disciplinary Panel, The ‘Snipers’ breached Article 25 (4) and 5(b) of the FUFA Competitions Rules. Therefore, Young Simba looses the match by forfeiture to Lukaya Town Council and further docked 6 points…

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