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President Museveni Congratulates Cranes for double victory

President Yoweri Museveni with FUFA President Eng.Moses Magogo at the Sc Villa @40 party. The communication between the duo has yielded into great results for football.

A call from the highest political office in the country comes along with words of inspiration.

This is exactly what happened on Wednesday evening when the FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo received a call from HE President of the Republic of Uganda General Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.

Mr. SAFE HANDS James Alitho meets FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo

In a brief conversation the Fountain of Honour expressed happiness and satisfaction with the double victory of Uganda Cranes over the Comoros and Sudan in the AFCON 2017 and CHAN 2016 qualifiers respectively.

The FUFA President delivered the message today during the official visit of the team camped at the FUFA Technical centre preparing for return leg of the African Nations championship against Sudan this Sunday in Khartoum.

‘I received a call from HE President of the Republic of Uganda congratulating you and the Senior team Uganda Cranes for posting wins against Comoros and Sudan recently. He wished you well in the upcoming game against Sudan and promised more support to the national team and football in general’ revealed a jovial FUFA President Magogo while delivering the message to the players.

Ibrahim Kiyemba’s turn for a Presidential handshake

The FUFA President himself urged players not to relax because the job is not yet done till the final whistle on Sunday.
He later re-echoed his promise of USD 1000 if the team qualifies for CHAN 2016 in Rwanda.
Magogo was with the National Teams Coordinator Patrick Ntege and Vice Chairman FUFA Technical Committee Livingstone Kyambadde .

The Uganda Cranes will fly out on Friday evening aboard Ethiopian Airlines.


MAIN PHOTO: FUFA President with the players and officials of the Uganda Cranes team in camp at the FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru.


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