Author: Richard Ssekyanzi

Arua Hill Assistant coach Sadiq Ssempigi says that they had done homework on Express following their stunning 2-0 win at Wankulukuku. The newbies shocked the defending champions thanks to goals from Robert Eseru and Rashid Kawawa. Ssempigi stated: “Our strategy came out very well as planned. We planned for the opponent and we looked at how they’ve been performing in the previous encounters and indeed it worked out for us. We saw Express played in CECAFA and other competitions, it was difficult for them to beat us.” The Kongolo. Arua Hill photo “Express aren’t more tactical; they more direct and…

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Uganda Premier League side KCCA FC continue being the most dominant club in ongoing transfer market after sealing the move of former Vipers forward Davis Kasirye. This Website can reliably confirm that the stylish forward has inked a two years employment contract with the Morley Byekwaso coached side after lengthy talks. Kasirye has recently featured for SC Villa and Vipers before he crossed to UPDF FC where he spent the 2020/21 season. The forward has also played across boarders for Rwanda’s Rayon Sport, Zambia’s ZESCO and Democratic Republic of Congo’s Motema Pemba. Kasirye’s arrival at Lugogo brings the number of…

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Uganda Cranes and Vipers SC forward Shaban Muhammad could most likely be on the way back to his boyhood Onduparaka FC. The Caterpillars head of communications Drabe Godfrey has confirmed the developments in an interview with Arua FM on Sunday. He stated: “Its true we have been in talks with Vipers about Muhammad Shaban and we shall let the public know when the time is right.” The former Raja Casablanca forward joined the Venoms at the start of the 2019/20 season following a mutual agreement to terminate his employment contract with the Moroccan giants. During his two-year stay in Casablanca,…

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Uganda Cranes goalkeeper Benjamin Ochan has officially inked his farewell message to Kenyan side AFC Leopard following the expiration of his employment contract. The custodian has spent a maximum of two seasons with AFC Leopards since joining from Zambian side Kabwe Warriors. While addressing the club in his written document, Ochan had this to say: “I say goodbye to this magnificent club today and so would like to thank everyone here for helping me become a better player but also feel at home during my time here.” Ochan had earlier signed a one year contract with Leopards in 2019 before…

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Ugandan central defender Joseph Zziwa has officially joined Tanzanian side Coastal Union from Biashara United on a two-year employment contract. The former Kiwanga United (Buganda Regional side) player, is a defender by trade but also possesses the incredible ability to play in midfield as an anchorman in argumentation of his defensive abilities. Nicknamed “Babayalo” around the football circles, Zziwa has recently played for reigning Ugandan Premier League champions Express FC under the stewardship of George Simwogerere before crossing boards within the region. The defensive rock commenced his football career with Sparta Academy before joining Makindye Junior Academy. It was from…

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Uganda Premier League side URA FC have confirmed the signing of free agent Saidi Kyeyune on a three years employment contract. Kyeyune returns to the tax collectors on following his departure from Sudanese side El Merreikh Omdurman earlier this year following a mutual agreement to terminate his contract. The creative and joy-to-watch midfielder joined his former side at the start of this year after an amazing CHAN tournament with the Uganda Cranes where he scored two astonishing goals believed to have caught the eye of his suitors. The buoyant midfielder spared some time to address the club’s media team and…

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Express football club head coach Wasswa Bbosa has attributed his side’s maiden CECAFA Kagame Cup triumph to teamwork more than anything else. This he said while addressing the media in the aftermath of their magnificent final against Malawian side Nyasa Big Bullets FC to subsequently claim the regional championship. The Red Eagles won the game 1-0 courtesy of a 22nd minute strike from Martin Kizza following an assist from Eric Kambale. The lone goal was sufficient enough to ensure that they shrugged off the extra-time worries and register their second trophy in a period of two months. “The team was…

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Uganda Premier League side URA FC is said to have completed the signing of former Wakiso Giants forward Viane Ssekajugo on a two-year deal, as first reported by Kawowo Sports. The former Masaka Local Council forward joined the Purple Sharks from West Nile side Onduparaka FC in the 2019/20 season. He is believed to have been a free agent at the time of approach from URA FC following expiry of his contract with Wakiso Giants at the end of the previous season. With a move successfully completed, Ssekajugo will provide competition and help improve the URA FC frontline since he…

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Uganda Premier League side Vipers SC have confirmed the departure of goalkeeper Bashir Ssekagya and former vice captain Abraham Ndugwa. The duo leave the Venoms after expiry of their employment contracts. The two joined the four-time Uganda Premier League champions in 2018. Ssekagya came from UPDF FC while Ndugwa came from Masavu FC. The two players put pen to paper on three-year contracts then and have both been instrumental to the club’s success during their stay with the Venoms. “Bashir Ssekagya, Abraham Ndugwa have now left Vipers SC following the end of their contracts. Vipers wrote on their official club…

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Uganda and Zanzibar representatives Express FC and KMKM respectively have been fined by the CECAFA Disciplinary Committee for their unsporting behavior during their semi-final encounter at the Azam Complex on Tuesday 10th August 2021. Express FC beat KMKM 2-1 to stage up a finals showdown with Nyasa Big Bullets thanks to goals from Muzamiru Mutyaba and Eric Kambale. As confirmed by CECAFA through a press release, both teams have been handed a USD.3000 fine for their undesirable behaviour to delay kick-off time by staying in their dressing rooms for warm ups despite advice from CECAFA Competitions Director Yusuf Mossi.. Express…

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Newly promoted Uganda Premier League side Arua Hills have confirmed the departure of now former head coach Hussien Mbalangu together with his entire technical team. The decision comes in the aftermath of what has been described as excessive breakage of the clubs code of conduct and absconding the calls from their bosses. It must be remembered that the hierarchy at the West Nile club summoned Mbalangu and his team to a disciplinary committee hearing at the club headquarters but the latter shrugged off these calls as laughable and time wasting. In a communication on the club’s social media platforms, Arua…

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Uganda premier league side BUL FC have completed the signing of midfielder George Kasonko from arch rivals Busoga United. The Jinja based side who have endured a busy transfer spell lately, have handed the former Busoga United captain a two years employement contract. Kasonko is targeting glory days at the Jinja based club. “BUL FC is the best team in Uganda. As it is with any other player, I also want to win trophies”, Kasonko stated “The club has exciting objectives like winning the league and featuring on the continent, that is why I have come to join efforts with…

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The mass exodus at Uganda Premier League side BUL FC continues to take center stage as the club aims to clear what has been deemed deadwood in preparation for the forthcoming season. The Jinja based side have, as of this Thursday morning mutually parted ways with five more players to further grow the departures list to thirteen following the eight that left the club barely a week ago. These players as confirmed by the official club website have had their contracts terminated by mutual consent with the new technical management as led by Alex Isabirye hoping to employ different professions…

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Newly promoted Uganda Premier league side Arua Hills have summoned their head coach Hussein Mbalangu and his backroom staff for allegedly breaching the clubs code of conduct Mbalangu together with his technical staff petitioned FUFA amid allegations that the Uganda premier league newbies had appointed new Uganda cranes assistant coach Livingston Mbabazi despite their valid contracts Hussein Mbalangu along with his assistant Joseph Kiwanuka and Ivan Ntambi led Arua Hills to automatic promotion to the Uganda premier league. Outgoing Arua hill coaches feel betrayed In a letter released by the club, Mbalangu and his Assistants are to appear before the…

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Uganda Premier League side BUL FC have completed the signing of former MYDA FC striker Ibrahim Nsimbe on a two year employment contract amid various reports of uncertainty surrounding the move. The uncertainty about whether the forward would make the move or not was informed by the fact that he still had two years left on his contract with MYDA and the Malaba side were destined to make it hard for his suters The Jinja side however seemed assertive enough in their approach to get the deal beyond the line and finally get their man. Nsimbe, who had an amazing…

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Striker Samuel Kayongo Ssekamatte has officially joined Uganda Premier league newbies Arua Hills on a two year employment contract.The forward departed Soltilo BrightStars two days back after the expiration of his employment contract. Ssekamatte was Soltilo BrightStars leading goal scorer in the 2020/21 Uganda premier league with 12 goals and 15 across all competitions “Striker Samuel Ssekamatte is Kongolo. Arua Hills confirmed on their official media platforms The forward has recently featured for Masaka Local Council, KCCA FC, Kira Young , Sc Victoria University and recently BrightStars He also had astint in Zambia with Red Arrows. Ssekamatte becomes Arua Hills…

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As of Monday evening, Soltilo Bright Stars forward Samuel Kayongo Ssekamatte bid farewell to the Uganda Premier League side following the expiry of his employment contract. The club are understood to have seen their numerous efforts to have him recommit his future with a signature on an extension agonizingly go down to vanity since the player was hell-bent on the idea of exploration of new adventures around the league. The incredible centre forward was impeccable for the Kavumba side in the just concluded season as he established himself as one of the very best strikers in the country. His bromance…

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Kitara football club forward Nathan Oloro is set to join Uganda Premier league side Onduparaka FC as confirmed by sources close to both parties. The fascinating, industrious and pace oriented forward and poacher-courtesy of his clinical nature infront of goal has reportedly agreed on personal terms with the West Nile side. It’s understood by the Sports Nation that his projected contract length will be two years and his signature on this employment paper is viewed to be a more or less foregone conclusion. Nathan Oloro convincingly emerged as Kitara’s top scorer with 10 goals, which unfortunately didn’t prove to be…

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New KCCA FC midfielder Yasser Mugerwa is determined to win trophies with the Kasasiro Boys. The versatile midifelder inked a two year contract with the Kasasiro boys making him the third signing for new manager Morely Byekwaso. “I feel so good and excited joining KCCA FC because of it’s rich history and structures,” Yasser Mugerwa told the club media. In the past decade, KCCA FC has underlined it’s status as one of the best clubs in ugandan football and Mugerwa says its one other factor he considered before choosing to don the Yellow strip. “The club structures and its way…

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Ugandan midfielder Hashim Ssempala is on the verge of joining Zambian Champions Kabwe Warriors, The-SportsNation can reliably confirm. The former Express FC player has been Tusker’s Captain but brought down the curtains on his spell with the Kenyan club this week. Ssempala brings vast experience and leadership skills to the Zambian outfits who are in preparations for the forthcoming CAF Confederation Cup. Kabwe Warriors is home for Ugandan left back Shafiq Batambuzze as well as former employers for Ugandan goalkeeper Benjamin Ochan. Its also understood by this website that Tanzanian side Kagera Sugar have also been chasing for Ssempala’s signature.…

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