Author: Isaac Wasswa

In preparation for upcoming Commonwealth games, she Cranes has intensified their training at the Kamokya Community Sports Center The training, conducted for 30 days with two sessions every day, will see the 30-player squad reduced to 20 players, and then later to 15 who will enter a residential camp of two weeks prior to the games. Assistant Coach Sarah Namuddu, while talking to media commented: “The first day the girls had fatigue because they were just coming from East Africa club championship, but after being undertaken by fitness coach Kinene, their fitness levels have improved a lot and ball work…

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Saturday 21st May – Final Match Day Results. BUL 1-0 VillaUPDF 1-2 OnduparakaTooro 0‐7 URAVipers 5-0 PoliceArua Hill 1-0 ExpressKCCA 0-1 Wakiso GiantsBright Stars 2-0 Mbarara CityBusoga United 1-2 Gadaffi. Simon Peter Oktech scored the only goal of the game as BUL beat Villa 1-0 to secure a top four finish in the last UPL game played at Bugembe. The Eastern Giants ends the season in 4th position, with 52 points, to record their best ever performance since joining the league in 2011. Villa who started the game in 11th, ended the season in 12th, with 33 points, following Bright…

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Saturday 21st May -Final Match day. *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. Richard Wandyaka who missed Uganda cup second leg semi final will need a late fitness test Long-term absentees captain Saidi Keni remain a long term absentee while Lawrence Kasadha still nursing knee injury. For visitors they will still be without goal keeper Martin Senkooto,…

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Friday, May 20•She Maroons 0-0 Tooro Queens•She Corporates 0-0 Kampala Queens•Lady Doves 2-2 Rines WFC•UCU Lady Cardinal 3-1 Uganda Martyrs Tooro Queens have been relegated to FUFA Elite League following a goalless draw with She Maroons at Luzira. Tooro started the match in 9th position with 13 points, just one point adrift of safety, and needed to win to give themselves a chance of survival. A draw result could have only worked for them if Rines who finished 8th, had lost to Lady Doves. It’s was an evenly dull and flat contested encounter with literally nothing to talk about, with…

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Tuesday, May 17*Vipers Vs Mbarara – St Mary’s Kitende, 3pm Defending Champions Vipers SC welcome Mbarara City in the second leg of the semi final of the 2022 Stanbic Uganda Cup at St Mary’s Stadium. The Venoms won the first leg 2-1 at Kakyeka Stadium Last Wednesday, courtesy of Paul Mucureezi and Milton Karisa First half goals. And with the Uganda Premier League title already in thier bag, winning Uganda Cup remains their only target. If that comes to pass, they have won their first double in history! There is no doubt, they look the favourite in every aspect, they…

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Match day 29-Result.Police 2-5 BUL.Gaddafi 1-0 KCCA FCExpress FC 0-0 UPDFWakiso Giants 1-2 VipersOnduparaka 1-3 Bright Stars URA FC 2-3 Busoga UnitedMbarara City 8-2 Tooro United Police FC have been relegated to Big League after a 5-2 loss to BUL at Lugogo. Ibrahim Nsimbe’s brace, Simon Oketch, Martin Aprem and Owen Mukisa goals were the final nails in Police coffin. Frank Kalanda’s brace was not enough as Police go down with a game to spare. And with 28 points after 29 games, Police cannot erase their four-point deficit adrift of safety. Police has now completed the relegation puzzle, joining Mbarara…

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Saturday 14th May – Match-day 29. *Police FC Vs BUL FC – MTN Omondi stadium*Gaddafi FC Vs KCCA FC – Gaddafi Arena, Jinja*Express FC Vs UPDF FC – Wankulukuku stadium*Mbarara City Vs Tooro United – Kakyeka*Onduparaka Vs Bright Stars – Green light stadium, Arua*URA FC Vs Busoga United – Arena of Visions, Ndejje*Wakiso Giants Vs Vipers – Kabaka Kyabagu stadium, Wakiso Team News Police’s Juma Balinya picked a knock in their last encounter and he will require a late fitness test to feature. For the visitors, Defender Lawrence Kasadha is still ruled out due to injury and Captain Saidi Keni…

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Saturday 14th May – Match-day 29. *Police FC Vs BUL FC – MTN Omondi stadium*Gaddafi FC Vs KCCA FC – Gaddafi Arena, Jinja*Express FC Vs UPDF FC – Wankulukuku stadium*Mbarara City Vs Tooro United – Kakyeka*Onduparaka Vs Bright Stars – Green light stadium, Arua*URA FC Vs Busoga United – Arena of Visions, Ndejje*Wakiso Giants Vs Vipers – Kabaka Kyabagu stadium, Wakiso Team News Police’s Juma Balinya picked a knock in their last encounter and he will require a late fitness test to feature. For the visitors, Defender Lawrence Kasadha is still ruled out due to injury and Captain Saidi Keni…

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Wednesday, May 11*Rines 1-0 She Maroons*Kawempe Muslim 1-1 Uganda Martyrs.*Lady Doves 4-0 Tooro Queens.*She Corporates 4-0 Olila*Kampala Queens 2-1 UCU Lady Cardinals. Joanita Ainembabazi scored the only goal of the game as Rines beat fellow debutants She Maroons at Wakisha to jump out of relegation. It was also a revenge for Rines after losing the first round fixture 2-0 and FUFA Women elite league final 1-0 to same She Maroons side. It’s their second home win and third of the season for Rines. She Maroons have lost their third straight loss which has dragged them at the bottom of the…

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Wednesday, May 11 Mbarara City 1-2 Vipers SC. Stanbic Uganda Cup holders Vipers SC beat Mbarara City 2-1 to take a slim advantage in the first leg semifinal played at Kakyeka. Paul Mucureezi and Milton Karisa scored in the first half to hand Viper first leg advantage. Seiri Arigumaho scored the only goal for Ankole Lions who were recently relegated to Big League. The hosts looked the more likely side to open up scoring having enjoyed the highest possession and more chances but they were not sharp enough. Henry Kitegenyi had the first clear chance to push hosts in the…

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Wednesday, May 11•Mbarara City Vs Vipers – Kakyeka Stadium After being relegated from UPL, Mbarara City will seek to solace in Stanbic Uganda Cup when they host defending champions and league winner Vipers in the first leg of the Semifinal at Kakyeka. In their many losses to relegation, lies both the home and away defeats to Vipers, so a revenge in the name of stoping them from winning a double (UPL & Uganda Cup) for the first time will be high on the agenda. They eliminated URA FC 11-10 in penalties following a one-all draw in normal time. They had…

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Saturday 7th May, Matchday-28 Express 2-1 BULURA 3-1 Bright StarsVipers 0-0 VillaWakiso Giants 1-3 PoliceKCCA 2-1 Busoga United After two straight losses, last season’s Champions Express returned to winning ways with a 2-1 win against BUL FC at Betway Mutessa ll stadium, Wankulukuku George Kasonko’s own goal in 36th minute and Martin Kizza’s 39th minutes finish, were enough for Red Eagle to complete a double header over Eastern giants Simon Oketch scored the Visitors’ only goal. The win keeps Ecpress chances of finishing in top four alive, after reducing the gap to four points now, they remain 6th on the…

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Saturday 7th May, Match day 28. *Express Vs BUL, @4pm-Wankuluku.*KCCA FC Vs Busoga United, @pm, Lugogo live at Sanyuka TV.*SC Villa Vs Vipers SC – FUFA technical center *Wakiso Giants Vs Policec FC – Wakisha*URA FC Vs Bright Stars – Arena of visions Team News.Express are welcoming back their Captain Enock Walusimbi from suspension and midfielder Daniel Shabena is back as well. Otherwise, the entire Red Eagle squad is available for selection. BUL will welcome back Douglas Muganga from red card suspension he got against Gaddafi FC Defender Lawrence Kasadha will be unavailable after sustaining a knee injury last game…

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Friday, May 6•Onduparaka 0-3 Arua Hill•Gaddafi 7-0 Tooro United Rashid Kawawa bagged a brace as Arua Hill beat Onduparaka to take the West Nile Derby bragging rights in a hotly contested UPL tie. But the game was highlighted by fans violence that forced Police to fire tear gas as Onduparaka fans threw stones and bottles onto the pitch. The ugly scenes were reminiscent of events in the reverse fixture that ended goalless at Barifa. Innocent Maduka was also on target for the Kongolos at Greenlight Stadium. It was a hotly contested derby that saw Onduparaka player John Rogers sent off…

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Friday 6th, May 2022- Match day 28.*Onduparaka Vs Arua Hill – Arua*Gaddafi Vs Tooro United – Jinja Team News.Onduparaka welcome back Richard Amayo who missed last encounter due to loan- clause rule. Rashid Agu and Rashid Okocha remain long turn absentees due to injury. Visitors will miss former Caterpillar Captain Rashid Toha who accumulated more yellow card. Another onduparaka old boy Ibrahim Faizul is still out due to injury. Probable lineups.Onduparaka – Mathias Muwanga, John Rogers, Patrick Matovu, Rashid yakini, Ojara denis, Mayanja davis, Richard Amayo, Okello Ivan, Shaban muhammad, Emmanuel Okech, Norman ogik Arua Hill – Richard Anyama, Farouk…

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Wednesday, April 4 *Uganda Martyrs H/S 2-2 Kampala Queens.*Rines 2-1 Kawempe Muslim.*Lady Doves 5-0 She Corporates.*UCU Lady Cardinal 3-1 Tooro Queens Resty Nanziri scored a second half brace as Kampala Queens picked a hard fought draw against tricky Uganda Martyrs at Lugaba to go top on the log, where they lead by a goal difference. Despite trailing 2-0 at the break, at expense of Latifah Nakasi and Anitah Namata, the Soccer Queens produced a brilliant performance in the second half. Martyrs who gave away the lead at home in second straight game now, remain 3rd with 24 points, two behind…

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Wednesday, April 4 *Uganda Martyrs H/S 2-2 Kampala Queens.*Rines 2-1 Kawempe Muslim.*Lady Doves 5-0 She Corporates.*UCU Lady Cardinal 3-1 Tooro Queens Resty Nanziri scored a second half brace as Kampala Queens picked a hard fought draw against tricky Uganda Martyrs at Lugaba to go top on the log, where they lead by a goal difference. Despite trailing 2-0 at the break, at expense of Latifah Nakasi and Anitah Namata, the Soccer Queens produced a brilliant performance in the second half. Martyrs who gave away the lead at home in second straight game now, remain 3rd with 24 points, two behind…

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Wednesday, May 4th – match day -13. •Uganda Martyrs HS WFC VS Kampala Queens.•Lady Doves vs She Corporates•Rines vs Kawempe Muslim•UCU Lady Cardinals vs Tooro queens After rescuing a late point against log leaders She corporates in their last encounter which ended in 2-2 at Lubaga, Uganda Martyrs will once again welcome another title contender in form of Kampala Queens in the FUFA Women Super League. Martyrs sit third on the log with 23 points, three behind leaders She Corporates and two below Kampala Queens. They have only managed one win in their last three games, which was a 2-0…

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Saturday, April 30•Bright Stars 1-0 Gaddafi•BUL 0-0 Onduparaka Derrick Ngobi’s 3rd-minute goal was the difference as Bright Stars beat Gaddafi in UPL game played at Kavumba. The hard fought win pushes Bright Stars six points above relegation. It’s also sweet revenge following the exact score defeat in the reverse fixture at Gaddafi Arena. It was also a third straight win for Bright Stars, who have jumped from 12th to 10th on the log with 30 points. The visitors suffered their third straight loss and there will be a lot going in their heads as they cross the Nile back to…

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Saturday 30th, April 2022.•Bright Stars Vs Gaddafi @4pm- Kavumba.•BUL Vs Onduparaka @4pm- Kyabazinga Stadium. Team News.Simon Ssenyange who missed last encounter due to muscle pain, will need a late fitness test. Ivan irinimbabazi who just won USSSA boy’s trophy with St Mary’s Kitende will still require sometime off due to fatigue and so is Issa Bugembe. James Angu and Mathias Okwalinga are out till next season, still in rehabilitation due to knee surgeries. Gaddafi will be without Umaru Kyeyune who picked an injury in their last encounter. Seif Bate and Frank mulimi are likely to miss the encounter due injuries.…

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