NCS officials to discuss Ugandan football development with FIFA's Infantino

Gianni Infantino

NCS officials will feature prominently as FIFA president Gianni Infantino meets HE President Museveni at State House Entebbe on Friday.

Led by the chairman Bosco Onyik the officials will be part of discussions football development involving government of Uganda and Infantino in State House.

Infantino will also meet various football stakeholders at Serena Hotel, Hotel Africana and Ivys Hotel in Kampala before returning to Zurich on Saturday afternoon.

He will watch an U-17 football match between KCCA FC and Lweza at Phillip Omondi Stadium, Lugogo.

It is from there that Infantino will interact with selected current and retired FIFA referees and Uganda Cranes players. 

The Programme for Gianni Infantino's visit

07.00am BreakFast Meeting Sponsors Serena Hotel
Partners
Opinion Leaders
High End Govt Officials
Invited Guests
       
8.00am Meeting with Delegates Delegates from FRAs, SIGs Hotel Africana
  Meeting with Chairpersons AUPL Clubs Hotel Africana
  FUFA Members
       
9.00am Meeting with Special Interest Groups Exinternationals, Selected Players, FIFA Referees and former FIFA Referees Phillip Omondi Stadium
       
  FJL Match KCCAU17 Vs LwezaU17 Phillip Omondi Stadium
11.00am Ground Breaking Function Namirembe Church officials, FUFA and FIFA Kadiba - Mengo
       
12.00Noon FUFA House Visit Secretariat staff FUFA House
 
 
1.00pm Press Conference Media Ivys Hotel - Wakaliga 
       
       
       

 

Onyango promises to give more to Mamelodi Sundowns

Onyango in action

Uganda Cranes goalkeeper Denis Onyango has committed himself to South African Premier Soccer League champions Mamelodi Sundowns for more years.

The top African goalkeeper renewed his contract with the reigning African champions for four more years with prayers to win more accolades at the club.

The African Player of the Year – Based in Africa told supersport.com.

“It shows that the club appreciates the job I am doing for them and I just want to thank the management and coaching staff at Mamelodi Sundowns for giving me another opportunity to work with them for another period. I am looking forward to giving my best for the club that trusts me,” Onyango said.

Onyango played a major role as Sundowns claimed their first ever CAF Champions League trophy after seeing off Egyptian giants Zamalek 3-1 on aggregate.

 

Sundowns had earlier lifted the Absa Premiership and Telkom Cup with Onyango in the lead pack of players to count for it.

Vipers SC advance to CAF Cup first round against Platinum Stars

Vipers SC has advanced to the first round of the CAF Confederation Cup on 1-1 draw with Comoros side, Volcan De Moroni in the preliminary round.

On Saturday, Vipers drew 1-1 with Volcan De Moroni in the second leg away.

Vipers SC will face Platinum Stars of South Africa in the first round of the CAF Confederation Cup to be played in March 2017.

In the game on Saturday, Vipers qualified to the next stage on the away goals rule following a goal-less draw a week earlier at the first leg at Mandela National Stadium in Kampala.

In the return leg which was also attended by the country’s President Azali Assoumani at Stade De Moroni, the home team took a lead in the first 15 minutes of the game courtesy of Kamal Djabir.

But all Vipers SC waited for was midfielder Deus Bukenya equalizer in the 29th minute.

Vipers SC is expected to return home at by 9:00pm tonight.

KCCA FC confront Primeiro de Agosto of Angola in the return leg of the CAF Champions League game tonight (Sunday, 7pm).

KCCA lead 1-0 from the first leg.

 

Sseggwanga Musisi has died at 89years

Sseggwanga Musisi

Former chairman of National Council of Sports (NCS) Musisi Kezekia Sseggwanga has died at the age 89.

Sseggwanga served sports and football in particular in different capacities including founding East and Central African Football Association (CECAFA).

He became chairman of National Council of Sports for two years from 1978.

Sseggwanga succumbed to a combination of diabetes, hypertension and cancer which had kept him in and out of hospital for a while.

Some achievements of Musisi Kezekia Sseggwanga

Current Age: 89years

1978-1980: Chairman National Council of Sports (NCS)

1972-1974: FUFA Chairman

1969-1972: Buganda Football Associations Boss

1968-1969: Kampala District Football Association Chairman

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