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KCCA Junior team (U-17) graduates Julius Poloto and Ronald Kikonyongo are ready for challenge that awaits them in the senior side.

The two players were officially promoted to the senior team after impressing in the FUFA Junior league prompting coaches Mike Mutebi and Sam Ssimbwa to promote them. Read more

Lionel Messi has been named the world’s best footballer for a record fifth time. Messi won the FIFA Ballon d’Or ahead of Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo.

The 28-year-old claimed the 2015 award – voted for by a panel of journalists, international coaches and captains – at the annual ceremony in Zurich on Monday evening. Read more

Uganda Cranes
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Uganda Cranes conceded late against Gabon as the two countries played out a 1-all draw in a warm up game played at Njeru Technical Centre as part of their preparations for the Chan tournament.

Erisa Sekisambu gave the Cranes a 32nd minute lead nodding home Dennis Okot’s Read more

Viper’s hero Farouk Miya is about to land a juicy deal from Belgium giants Standard Liege following his numerous exploits that have given him fame in 2015.
Vipers and Belgium giants Standard are currently in deep talks for a four year mega deal. Read more

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Pep Guardiola says he is leaving Bayern Munich to manage in England.

The former Barcelona boss recently announced he would not extend his contract in Germany when it expires at the end of this season.

Guardiola, 44, has been linked with Premier League clubs Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal. Read more

Ibe’s goal gave Liverpool a 1-0 victory at Stoke in the first leg of their Capital One Cup semi-final on Tuesday evening.

The winger, who was an early substitute after Philippe Coutinho suffered a harmstring injury, fired home in the 37th minute as Liverpool dominated the first half.
Stoke improved after the break but struggled to Read more

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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says he will not resign after his side drew 0-0 with Chelsea on Monday. Read more

Vivo energy has unveiled a USD 10,000 sponsorship towards the establishment of a football academy in Uganda, an initiative spearheaded by Barcelona FC legends.Read more