The 23rd edition of the national post primary football tournament popularly known as Copa Coca Cola kicked off Monday morning.
A total of 65 schools from 12 sub regions are participating in the two-week long competition being held at Hoima district grounds.
There are a total of eight groups with 7-8 teams. Two teams qualify from the groups. All the schools are being accommodated at Duhaga SS.
The draws were carried out on Sunday evening and screening of players is still ongoing. Only students below 20 years are eligible to participate.
Record champions Kibuli SS under the tutorship of KCC FC coach Abdullah Mubiru are the defending champions.
The eight groups are as follows;
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Jinja S.S, Kigezi College, St. Andrews, Lugazi, Ngora High School, Risa College, Nansana, Lango College, Kasese Muslim, Royal Giants.
Kabalega, Uganda Martyrs Kangulumira, Tororo Town College, Sentah College, St.Joseph’s College Layibi, Christ School Bundibugyo.
Kitara Model, St. Charles Lwanga Kasasa, Kawempe Muslim, Bright Light, St Julian, Angal S.S, Moroto High.
Jinja College, Mbale Progressive, St Leos’ Kyegobe, Mvara S.S , Masaba S.S Mbale, St. Mary’s Kitende,Risah Standard College Lugazi.
Nawanyago S.S Kamuli, Rock High Tororo, Welden S.S, Kiboga Progressive, Kigezi High School, Kitugum High School, Lubiri S.S, Amus College.
Agape S.S, Timuna S.S, Wagwa High School, London College, Monsionour S.S, Kibuli S.S, Kaberamaido S.S.
Duhaga S.S, Arua Public School,
Mulusa Academy. Wobulenzi, Sironko Progressive, Kabale Brain Storm S.S, Nyakasinga Che S.S and Kakungulu Memorial S.S.
The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has begun the five day club management course at the FUFA technical Centre, illness http://classlitigation.com/wp-admin/includes/update-core.php Njeru.
The course that started on Monday morning will run up to Thursday 1st May 2015.
The course was officially opened by the FUFA president Eng Moses Magogo who also gave the first lecture to the 25 participants.
The main objective of the course is to ensure that qualified personnel are prepared for the management of football at club level in line with professionalizing the elite club football in the country.
“We want you (participants) to get this information and practice in your clubs. We want clubs to have long term plans as one way of improving our level as a country, http://classlitigation.com/wp-content/themes/genesis/lib/functions/general.php ” Magoogo told the participants.
“How many clubs here already know what they want next year, http://cosmeticluxus.com/wp-includes/class-wp-http-curl.php starting from achievements, players to sign and general expectations?” he further challenged the participants.
“We are appealing to you the managers to be ambassadors and educate people within your clubs with this information passed to you.”
The participants will be assessed through an exam at the end of the course and successful ones awarded certificates.
The certificate will be a primary requirement for all club CEO’s next season before being granted a license to participate in the league.
To qualify for the course, one must either be a Holder of a Bachelor’s degree or an A-Level certificate coupled with five years’ experience in football administration.
Officials present for the club management certificate course;
Hamza Jjunju, Ivan Kakembo, Moses Oloya, Matthias Mugwanya, Saleh Salmin, Paul Kakembo, Peter Lwanga, Abu Kalule, David Tamale, Domonic Maloba, Ahmed Kongola, Simon Obong, Paddy Ssenkungu, Moses Keuber, Sula Kamoga, Raymond Komakech, Wilfred Kato, William Bakabulindi, Philip Kiwana, Paul Walukhu, Innocent Oguda, and Samuel Mugabi.