About MTN Sports
Shaban Mohammad Jagason
November 3, 2023, 8:52 am
The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) is the governing body of football in Uganda.
The association was originally founded in 1924 and has been affiliated with FIFA in 1960 and CAF in 1961.
FUFA organises the men’s and women’s national football teams, and the first and second tiers of national football covering the Ugandan Super League and Ugandan Big League respectively.
FUFA also organizes the Ugandan Cup which is the oldest football competition of knockout format having started in 1971.
15 Time Champion (1973, 1976, 1977, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2003, 2008 and 2009, 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2019) 4 Time Runners-up
The Uganda national football team, nicknamed The Cranes, is the national team of Uganda and is controlled by the Federation of Uganda Football Associations. They have never qualified for the FIFA World Cup. Their best finish in the African Nations Cup was second in 1978.
Learn more about uganda Cranes: https://fufa.co.ug/cranes