Burkina Faso 1-0 Ghana: Uganda’s conquerors fail final 2017 Afcon hurdle

Burkina Faso 1-0 Ghana: Uganda’s conquerors fail final 2017 Afcon hurdle

A superb late free-kick from Alain Traore secured Burkina Faso a 1-0 victory over Ghana in the Africa Cup of Nations third-place play-off at Stade de Port-Gentil.   The match seemed destined to be settled on a penalty shoot-out when, with just a minute of normal time remaining, Stallions forward Traore whipped a free-kick from […]

Explosive Match Feature: Uganda v Egypt

Explosive Match Feature: Uganda v Egypt

Uganda, bottom of Group D with no points, need to beat Egypt or at least avoid defeat to keep their chances of progressing from the group alive. The Cranes have been Africa’s most improved side in the last 18 months and will look to continue the forward trajectory by securing their first AFCON points since […]

AFCON 2017: Impressive Uganda loses to Ghana

AFCON 2017: Impressive Uganda loses to Ghana

Andre Ayew scored the only goal of the game to give Ghana a 1-0 victory over Uganda in their opening Group D match at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. The West Ham winger slotted in a penalty on 32 minutes after captain Asamoah Gyan had been pulled back. Ghana also threatened through two […]

Uganda makes historical Nations Cup return

Uganda makes historical Nations Cup return

Tuesday January 17, 2017 Ghana Vs Uganda – Stade de Port Gentil @ 7pm East African time Milutin Sredojevich’s Uganda Cranes will be hoping to stun Ghana’s Black Stars in their first 2017 Africa Cup of Nations game when they lock horns in a Group D encounter in Port Gentil on Tuesday. Uganda last played […]

Murshid Juuko and Khalid Aucho ruled out of Uganda v Ghana

Murshid Juuko and Khalid Aucho ruled out of Uganda v Ghana

Uganda Cranes will miss the services of Murshid Juuko and Khalid Aucho in Tuesday’s Africa Cup of Nations Group D opener against Ghana through suspension. Defender Juuko and midfielder Aucho have been ruled out of the crunch clash with one of Africa’s top-ranked teams on January 17 after picking up suspensions during the qualifiers. The […]

EVIDENCE: FDC prove Besigye was officially invited by new Ghana President

EVIDENCE: FDC prove Besigye was officially  invited by new Ghana President

Opposition supporters on Monday went online during a heated cyber war with ruling party-NRM opponents to prove that their 2016 presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye was officially invited by Ghana’s newly elected President Nana Akuffo-Addo in Accra, to grace his swearing-in ceremony held at the Black Star square in Accra.  Besigye flew out of the […]

Ghana’s new President invites Kizza Besigye as Uganda’s ‘leader’

Ghana’s new President invites Kizza Besigye as Uganda’s ‘leader’

In a rather controversial move, the President-elect of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo has snubbed President Yoweri Museveni and invited opposition leader Dr. Kizza Besigye for his swearing-in on Saturday. Besigye who infamously inaugurated himself as President despite losing the February 2016 elections by a big margin is expected to fly to Accra on Thursday night to […]

2017 Afcon: Uganda’s West African opponents drop Leicester City man

2017 Afcon: Uganda’s West African opponents drop Leicester City man

As preparations intensify for the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon, Uganda Cranes head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic will feel a bit protected after nemesis Ghana dropped one of their most dangerous attackers. On Monday evening, Ghana coach Avram Grant named a provisional 26-man squad with Leicester City’s Jeff Schlupp a surprise omission. Schlupp’s Leicester […]

WORLD CUP 2018: Egypt kicks Uganda Cranes off Group E summit

WORLD CUP 2018: Egypt kicks Uganda Cranes off Group E summit

Saturday result Uganda 1-0 Congo Brazzaville Sunday Egypt 2-0 Ghana Uganda Cranes return to second position of 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying group after their opponent Egypt destroyed three-time participants Ghana 2-0 to reclaim top position on the table on Sunday evening.   Farouk Miya was once again Uganda’s hero as the Standard Liege forward’s […]