Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has suggested nine new referees on the list of 29 to the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) for consideration of the FIFA Badge for the coming year 2017.

William Oloya and Ali Bakisula have been recommended for the FIFA Center referee badges.

Northern region’s Dick Okello, Kitara based Samuel Turyomurirwe and Samuel Kakembo from Buganda for the men assistant referees’ badge.

Two female referees; Habiba Naigaga and Shamirah Nabadda have been forwarded to acquire the center refereeing badge.

Diana Mulungi is the only new name suggested for the women assistant referees’ badge.

Moses Ssebuliba Ssekamatte is the only new beach soccer referee whose name has been suggested for consideration.

Overall, there are seven center referees, eight men assistant referees, four women center referees, six women assistant referees and four beach soccer referees suggested by the FUFA referees’ standing committee.

It depend upon FIFA to decide upon the names suggested.

Uganda’s list of FIFA Referees suggested (Order of preference emphasized):

Men – Referees:

Brian Miiro Nsubuga

Dennis Batte

Alex Muhabi

Mashood Ssali

Ali Chelangat Sabilla

Ali Bakiula

William Oloya

Men – Assistant Referees:

Mark Ssonko

Lee Okello

Ronald Katenya

Hussein Bugembe

Musa Balikoowa Ngobi

Dick Okello

Samuel Turyomurirwe

Samuel Kakembo

Women – Referees:

Aisha Ssemmambo Nabikko

Anna Akoyi

Habiba Naigaga

Shamirah Nabadda

Women – Assistant Referees:

Catherine Cynthia Nagaddya

Marex Nakitto Nkumbi

Jane Mutonyi

Docus Atuhaire

Lydia Wanyama Nantabo

Diana Mulungi

Beach Soccer Referees:

Ivan Kintu Bayige

Shafic Mugerwa

Muhammad Ssenteza

Moses Ssebuliba Ssekamatte

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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