KCCA’s walk of fame to Champions League Group Stage
Many might feel like years have passed since KCCA FC made us proud. But guess what, it was only March 17, 2018; a date that will forever be a reference in the history books of KCCA FC and Uganda.
That day, the 12-time league champions became the first Ugandan club to progress to the Caf Champions League group stage. The 1-0 win against St George at Lugogo ensured KCCA FC made history.
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UPL sponsorship drama
However, the deal suffered a stillbirth, forcing FUFA and UPL to comb for a new financier, who landed in StarTimes, who came in with a promise of Shs28 billion in sponsorship over 10 years.
Cranes make Afcon finals their new ‘home’
After breaking the 39-year jinx and qualifying for the 2017 Afcon finals in Gabon, the football fraternity can now be forgiven if they take a spot at the continent’s table of men for granted.
With new head coach Sebastien Desabre in charge, the Uganda Cranes still ensured it was normal service as they secured qualification to the 2019 finals in impressive style, with a game to spare and no goals conceded after five rounds.