2019 Airtel FUFA Awards:
- Saturday, 14th December
- At Speke Resort Munyonyo, Kampala (Live on 102.1 FUFA fm, BBS Telefaina and All Official FUFA social media platforms)
The long awaited moment for the 2019 Airtel – FUFA Awards is here as football personalities (footballers, coaches, administrators and fans) will be rewarded during a glamorous event at Speke Resort in Munyonyo.
Unlike the other years, this time round, 14 categories of awards that will be recognized, an increment from last year’s 9.
The five new categories Airtel – FUFA Best XI for female, Airtel – FUFA Women football coach of the year, best squad (Club/National Team) of a particular Year, FUFA Member Associations’ Award and the Team Fans of the Year (for all FUFA Competitions like the Star Times Uganda Premier League, Star Times FUFA Big League, FUFA Women Elite League, FUFA Drum and the like).
Since the launch of the fifth edition of these awards on 16th October 2019, the build up has been promising.
For the fifth year in a row, Airtel Uganda are the main sponsors of the awards with a financial kitty of Shs 100M.
Other partners include; Ecobank Uganda Limited, NIC Holdings Limited, Nile Breweries Limited, Pepsi and BIDCO Uganda Limited.
Full List of the 2019 Airtel FUFA Awards Categories:
1 – Airtel – FUFA Male Player of the Year 2019
2 – Airtel – FUFA Female Player of the Year 2019
3 – Airtel – FUFA Best XI 2019 (Men)
4 – Airtel – FUFA Best XI 2019 (Women) – New
5 – Airtel – FUFA Coach of the Year 2019
6 – Airtel – FUFA Women Football Coach of the Year – New
7 – FUFA Presidential Award
8 – Airtel – FUFA Fair Play Award 2019 (UPL)
9 – Airtel – FUFA Upcoming Talent Award 2019 (FJL)
10 – Airtel – FUFA Beach Soccer Player of the Year
11 – Airtel – FUFA Fans’ Favorite Uganda foreign based Player
12 – Best Squad (Club/National Team) of a particular Year – New
13 – FUFA Member Associations’ Award – New
14 – Team Fans of the Year (FUFA Competitions) – New
Nominees for Airtel FUFA Male Player of the Year 2019
- Allan Okello (KCCA)
- Bright Anukani (Proline)
- Mustafa Kizza (KCCA)
Nominees for Airtel – FUFA Female player of the Year, 2019
- Juliet Nalukenge (Kawempe Muslim)
- Daisy Nakaziro (Lady Doves)
- Hasifah Nassuna (UCU Lady Cardinals)
Nominees for Airtel FUFA Team Fans of the Year 2019
- SC Villa Fans
- Onduparaka Fans
- KCCA Fans
- Tooro United Fans
- West Nile Province
- Acholi Province Fans
- Lango Province Fans