Uganda cricket players face deportation

Two Ugandan cricket players are in the country on expired visitor visas, Immigration New Zealand has confirmed. Faruk Ochimi, 18, and Raymond Otim, 27, couldn’t be found when their cricket team was... Read more »

Vidic to leave Manchester United

Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic has confirmed he will leave the club at the end of the current season. The centre-back moved to Old Trafford from Spartak Moscow in 2006 and has... Read more »

Ronaldo: I could play in France one day

Cristiano Ronaldo has hinted he could be tempted to play in France in future should he chose to leave Real Madrid. The Portugal star, who has enjoyed another excellent campaign with 22... Read more »

Mata happy to leave Chelsea for Manchester United, says Mourinho

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Juan Mata is set for a medical with Manchester United and says the Spain international is happy to leave Stamford Bridge. The 25-year-old’s move to... Read more »

Uganda out of running for one-day WC

Uganda’s hopes of a spot at next year’s one-day World Cup are over, after crumbling to their fourth successive loss at the Qualifier tournament. In a rain-shortened game at Mt Maunganui’s Bay... Read more »

I lost my joy under Mourinho at Chelsea

The Belgian started both of the club’s first two Premier League games of the season, against Hull City and Manchester United, but after coming off the bench against Fulham found his appearances... Read more »

Uganda up against Zimbabwe

Head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has, however, warned his players not to be too confident after they won their first game 2-1 against Burkina Faso. “We need to play like we don’t... Read more »

Ronaldo beats Messi & Ribery to Fifa Ballon d’Or

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed the Fifa Ballon d’Or, beating off competition from Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich’s Franck Ribery to secure the award for a second time. Although... Read more »

Ronaldo must now be considered an all-time great after second Ballon d’Or win

Lionel Messi, Johan Cruyff, Michel Platini, Marco van Basten, Alfredo Di Stefano, Franz Beckenbauer, Kevin Keegan, the Brazilian Ronaldo, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge – these luminaries all share one thing in common: they collected... Read more »

how Uganda brushed aside Burkina Faso in Group B

The Cranes were full value for their victory at the Athlone Stadium, creating the better chances and controlling possession against a much younger and less experienced Burkina Faso side. The latter’s line-up... Read more »