The annual FUFA Corporate Tournament will for the fourth successive year be staged this time coming bigger and better.
The draws for the 2018 edition were held on Wednesday at FUFA House in Mengo,Kampala with the 20 confirmed companies pitted into four groups of five.
Esther Musoke, the FUFA marketing Director revealed that there is an increase for the winner’s cash prize from two million shillings given out last year to three million shillings this time round.
She also indicated that the theme for this year’s edition will be “Football for Health”
“The FUFA Corporate Tournament comes bigger and better this year. We have increased the prize money for the winners from two to three million shillings. Besides playing football,we believe the corporate companies coming together in one place offers an opportunity to market their products and mingle.” She said.
The tournament is slated for Saturday, 28th April 2018 at Kampala International School Uganda (KISU) in Bukoto.
Robert Buga who represented the hosts KISU assured that they will offer good services and make sure everything is handled as planned.
“This is the second time we are hosting the tournament. We believe the successes we got last year will help us to organize even better this time. We promise great ambience, security and great services during the tournament.” He said.
The four pitches that will be used on the day have been named after the current and former FUFA Presidents.
These include incumbent Moses Magogo, Dr. Lawrence Mulindwa, the Late Dennis Obua and the Late John Ssebana Kizito.
SSL Logistics are the defending champions after defeating Civil Aviation Authority in the finals 2-4 last year.
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Uganda Premier League
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National Water and Sewerage Corporation
Diamond Trust Bank
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