Loading...
Loading Live Scoring...
*All times CAT (GMT+2)

Football | Uganda

Cranes travel plans altered



The Uganda Cranes will now fly direct to Monrovia for their 2014 World Cup qualifying game against Liberia on Sunday after their travel plans were altered.

Fufa had earlier informed the public that they would camp in Accra, Ghana for three days before connecting to Monrovia.

“Due to lack of timely flight connections,” wrote Fufa publicist Rogers Mulindwa on Wednesday, “The arrangement has now been dropped.

“Fufa (also) wishes to clarify that the decision to cancel out the camp was not based on Ghana’s refusal to play an international friendly with us.

“Even with the first arrangement, we were not playing a friendly match in Accra as alleged in some media reports.”

The team will now leave Entebbe International Airport on Friday morning at 1:40am via Addis Ababa and Accra cities. Geoffrey Massa and Joseph Ochaya will link up with the rest of the delegation in Accra.

Uganda trail Senegal in second place with two points, with the Lions of Teranga topping Group J with four. Angola also have two points while Liberia are on one.



Comments

More expert analysis and opinion from Sport24
The opinions expressed by Sport24 experts and bloggers are theirs alone, and do not necessarily represent those of SuperSport

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Other Live Streaming

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Sports Talk



Carol Radull
Why Chelsea must be congratulated
I am not a Chelsea supporter and in Kenya that means that I am supposed to criticise Chelsea every...

Dr Errol Sweeney
More controversy for FA Cup final ref
Not long after the appointment as this years’ FA Cup final ref was announced, the man at the heart...

Sunday Oliseh
Why Barcelona should be feared
It had all the indications of a season destined to be a disaster for Barcelona, when the season...

Neil Tovey
Shoes – gone but never forgotten
The last time I saw Shoes Moshoeu was on the Monday night before he passed away on the Tuesday.

Segun Odegbami
Who is more boring, Chelsea or Arsenal?
The supporters of Arsenal described Jose Mourinho’s rampaging team as boring!

Collins Okinyo
Don't blame Yaya for City's failure
Footballers have a thankless job because one minute everyone is praising you and the next everybody...