FUFA, Desabre end contract by mutual consent

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On the 6th of July 2019, both FUFA and  National Team Head coach of the Uganda Cranes Mr. Desabre Sebastien Serge Louis mutually agreed to terminate the contract between the two parties. The reasons for termination of the employment contract are for the benefit and growth of both parties. FUFA recognises the contribution by Mr. Desabre for the improvement of the sporting and professional organisation of the Uganda Cranes inclusive of qualification to the AFCON 2019 Finals and also to the Round of 16. Mr. Desabre is grateful to the…

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We do not owe Uganda Cranes any money- FUFA

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National soccer team Uganda Tuesday did not undergo training despite a training programme released by the technical team. The players were protesting their ‘unpaid’ bonuses amounting to Sh22 million ($6,000) for beating DRC and drawing with Zimbabwe. However the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) says they already paid the accrued amounts to each player. Read FUFA statement below On the 2nd July 2019, The Uganda Cranes did not undergo training after players opted not to despite a training programme released by the technical team. FUFA has since engaged the…

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Things fall apart as Makubuya is axed from Buganda Kingdom operations

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Buganda kingdom monarch his Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi has fired city lawyer Apollo Makubuya from position of being his personal attorney. Kabaka Mutebi has since replaced Makubuya with Omukungu John Kitenda, a loyal subject at Mengo. As Kabaka’s attorney, Makubuya had powers to sign legal documents including land titles on behalf of the Kabaka. However, this comes shortly after Makubuya was fired from his position as Third Deputy Katikkiro, a position in which he was expected to work with others to deliver Federo to Buganda, although Mengo felt disappointed with…

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Arsenal Footaball Star Ozil Gets Married In Istanbul Turkey With President Erdogan As Best Man

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The German star footballer of Turkish origin, who fell out of fans’ favour after his bleak performance in the Europa League final, has prompted a new controversy. Mesut Ozil, who quit the national team following a backlash over a photo-op with the Turkish president, widely criticised in Germany for his domestic policies, invited him to his wedding. Arsenal footballer Mesut Ozil has married his long-time girlfriend, former Miss Turkey Amine Gulse, at a luxury hotel in Istanbul. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his wife Emine were the posh ceremony’s honorary guests

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Anthony Joshua sensationally beaten by Andy Ruiz Jr at Madison Square Garden

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Andy Ruiz Jr produced one of the biggest shocks in the history of heavyweight boxing to rip Anthony Joshua’s IBF, WBO and WBA world heavyweight titles from him and tear up the division’s proposed plot lines. In a truly remarkable fight at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Ruiz floored Joshua four times en route to a seventh-round stoppage, which stunned this famous arena and handed the Briton his first defeat as a professional. Joshua was a 1-25 favourite with bookmakers, with 22 wins – 21 by knockout – going into…

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Liverpool beat Spurs 2:0 to win Champions League

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Liverpool erased the disappointment of last season’s Champions League final loss by claiming the trophy for the sixth time with victory over Tottenham in Madrid. It was Mohamed Salah, such a disconsolate figure when he was injured early in that loss to Real Madrid, who set Liverpool on their way with a penalty after two minutes when Moussa Sissoko was contentiously punished for handball. In a final that rarely touched the heights of the blockbuster semi-finals that made this an all-Premier League showpiece, Spurs had chances but were denied by…

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Guardiola crowned manager of the year

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola edged out Jurgen Klopp to a trophy for the second time in three days as the Catalan claimed the League Managers’ Association manager of the year on Tuesday. Guardiola’s City retained the Premier League title on Sunday, beating Klopp’s Liverpool by a single point at the end of a thrilling title race. Having also won the League Cup earlier in the campaign, Guardiola’s side could complete a first-ever domestic treble in English football when they face Watford in the FA Cup final at Wembley on…

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Liverpool Complete Spectacular Comeback To Reach Champions League Final

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Liverpool completed one of the greatest comebacks in football history, beating Barcelona 4-0 at Anfield and 4-3 on aggregate to reach the Champions League final. Looking to become only the third team in the competition’s history to come back from three goals down after the first leg of a semi-final, Liverpool took an early lead through Divock Origi’s tap in (7) to give Anfield hope, before two goals in two second-half minutes brought them level. Half-time substitute Georginio Wijnaldum first saw his low drive sneak past Marc-Andre ter Stegen (54),…

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Salah to miss today’s Barcelona Clash

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Liverpool will be without top scorer Mohamed Salah for Tuesday’s Champions League semi-final, second leg against Barcelona after manager Jurgen Klopp revealed he was concussed in a 3-2 win at Newcastle. The Egyptian was stretchered off at St James’ Park on Saturday due to a head knock sustained as he challenged Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka for a high ball. “It’s a concussion so that means he would not even be allowed to play. So that’s it,” said Klopp at his pre-match press conference on Monday. “He feels OK but it…

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Govt reviewing law to allow production of medicinal cannabis

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The government is in the process of amending colonial laws that prohibit production of cannabis, to allow a new line of investors that could potentially change the country’s economy, agriculture state minister Christopher Kibazanga has said. He said already, a team from the government is preparing a cabinet paper that would direct discussions on the merits and demerits commercial production of industrial Cannabis, before a final decision is made. “It is important for us to have clarity on what we want to achieve from this venture, instead of doing things…

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Rajiv Ruparelia ready for Motor Sport, he unveils his monster Volkswagen car (Double Trouble)

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Last Saturday the field of motorsport received yet another participant. Rajiv Ruparelia son to City tycoon Sudhir Ruparelia and Director Ruparelia Group of companies unveiled his monster car at Rock Bar located at Speke Hotel Kampala. The businessman unveiled a Volkswagen Polo Proto which is a hybrid type car with a 2.0 litre engine and a turbo charger.  The monster car has four wheel drive, weighs 1100 kilogram and was built in Poland Present at the unveiling function were Rajiv Ruparelia and wife Naiya Ruparelia, journalists, members of the business…

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Rajiv Ruparelia receives his Rally beast.

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Like we earlier on reported to you that Business man Rajiv Ruparelia would be joining motor sport after receiving clearance and training from by Rallystar Motorsport Academy South Africa, the tycoon has received his monster and he is now ready for the challenge. The monster ride is a Volkswagen Polo R WRC, a four-wheel monster ride with a five-speed sequential gearbox, built and operated by Volkswagen Motorsport for use in Rally Championships. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/hr in just 4.1 seconds and was first tested in the…

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Kampala international school (KISU) wins 2019 FUFA corporate tournament

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Kampala international school (KISU) one of the Schools under Ruparelia group of companies emerged the Overall winners of 2019 Fufa corporate tournament after beating the National corporate 11 select on penalty shoots 3-1. The game ended 0-0 in full time. The team has walked home with 3 million shillings cash prize from the organizers, The tournament has attracted twenty corporate companies and its objectives meant to nature football talents plus keeping fitness among participants Robert Bugaya the team Manager Ruparelia Foot Ball team has attributed the victory to team work…

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Rajiv Ruparelia joins MotorSport

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Rajiv Ruparelia has been cleared by Rallystar Motorsport Academy to join professional Motor Rally Sport. Rajiv completed training in the South Africa based academy and he surprised everyone with his skills and Talent. Leon Botha confirmed that Rajiv was an exceptional trainee with talent in motor sport. “I was surprised by his ability and car control in a powerful rally car, RallyStar welcomes him (Rajiv) into a sport that we believe he was born for”; Botha Said. Upon completing the training, the MD of Ruparelia Group got himself a world…

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Champions League: PSG end Solskjær’s undefeated series with Man United

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Paris Saint-Germain have put one foot into the quarter-finals of the Champions League courtesy of a 2-0 win over Manchester United in the first leg of their last-16 clash at Old Trafford this evening. The Ligue 1 leaders switched gear in the second half as quickfire strikes from Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe gave the visitors two crucial away goals and a commanding advantage to take back to the Parc des Princes on March 6. The result sees Ole Gunnar Solskjaer suffer his first defeat in his 12th match as United manager, and their misery was compounded late on when Paul Pogba was…

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Thiery Henry sacked

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Monaco have sacked Arsenal legend Thierry Henry after 20 games in charge. The Ligue 1 strugglers announced on Thursday he had been suspended, but BBC Sport understands that is merely procedural and that the France World Cup winner has already left the club. Predecessor Leonardo Jardim is expected to replace Henry, just over three months after being fired himself. The 2017 French champions are in the relegation zone after only five wins under Henry in all competitions. Franck Passi, appointed as Henry’s assistant on 20 December, will take training on…

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Bum Bouncing Democratic Republic Of Congo Goalkeeper Robert Kidiaba Elected Member of Parliament

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Legendary TP Mazembe and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) goalkeeper, Robert Kidiaba, has been declared winner of the Lubumbashi parliamentary seat. Tension has been high in DRC over the delay of announcement of results of the hotly contested elections held in December. Kidiaba, who is famed for his unique bum shuffle goal celebration which involves bouncing around his penalty area on his backside joined competitive politics in 2015. The decorated shot-stopper made his debut for the national team in 2002, and has since featured in 11 FIFA World Cup qualifying…

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