Airtel Uganda's Angel Taka gets ahead of Vision Group's Harunah Nyombi at Namboole. Taka scored two goals in the first outing at Namboole on Sunday Credit: KAWOWO SPORTS

3rd FUFA Corporate Tournament:

  • Saturday, 28th April 2018
  • At Kampala International School Uganda (KISU) – 9 am Till 6:30 pm
[/media-credit] Airtel Uganda’s Willy Edong in action during the 2017 FUFA Corporate Tournament at KISU in Bukoto Credit: FUFA Media

The draws for the third edition of the 2018 FUFA Corporate tournament were held on Wednesday, 25th April 2018 at the FUFA Headquarters in Mengo, Kampala.

Airtel Uganda Limited has been drawn in group A, arguably the group of death.

The telecommunications giants were drawn alongside losing finalists at the 2018 Road to Anfield tournament, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), Post Bank, NIC Holdings and SOGEA – SATOM.

Group B has Kyagalanyi Coffee Limited, Roke Telecom, Uganda Premier League, BIDCO and 102.1 FUFA FM.

Sadolin Paints, 2016 winners National Water and Sewerage Corporation, reigning champions SSL Logistics, Diamond Trust Bank and Stanbic Bank.

In group D, it is Eco Bank, Red Pepper, Ruparelia Group, UMEME  Limited and KCCA FC Admin in the mix.

[/media-credit] Airtel Uganda female striker Angel Taka chest controls a high ball Credit: Airtel Uganda Football
[/media-credit] Airtel Uganda official, Noella Byuma holds the FUFA Corporate Tournament Credit: FUFA Media

Airtel Uganda official, Noella Byuma was one of the officials who graced the draws. She warned the rest of the companies, as quoted by the FUFA Website;

Airtel has been a proud partner with FUFA on several engagements and us being part of the FUFA Corporate Tournament portrays our commitment towards developing the game of football. We also vow to come and challenge for the title and other teams should stand warned.

The tournament will be held at KISU, Bukoto this Saturday.

FUFA Corporate Tournament 2018 (Groups):
Group A
  • SOGEA- SATOM
  • Airtel Uganda
  • Post Bank
  • NIC Holdings
  • CAA
Group B:
  • Kyagalanyi Coffee Limited
  • Roke Telecom
  • Uganda Premier League
  • BIDCO
  • 102.1 FUFA FM
Group C:
  • Sadolin Paints
  • National Water and Sewerage Corporation
  • SSL Logistics (Cup Holders)
  • Diamond Trust Bank
  • Stanbic Bank
Group D:
  • Eco Bank
  • Red Pepper
  • Ruparelia Group
  • UMEME  Limited
  • KCCA FC Admin

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

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