Sport
Cranes unveil new home kit ahead of Madagascar game
Publish Date: May 26, 2014
Cranes unveil new home kit ahead of Madagascar game
Cranes unveil the home kit. Photo/James Bakama
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By James Bakama

In a bid to drum up Cranes’ support, FUFA sponsors Airtel have launched a sensitization campaign.
 

Dubbed “Ugandan Together We Can”, the campaign was launched Monday together with a new home jersey at Namboole.
 

‘We are energizing all the efforts to see a successful campaign ahead of the upcoming 2015 AFCON finals in Morocco next year,’ said Airtel’s Brand and Communications Manager Alex Wekoye.
 

Cranes in a training session at Namboole. Photo/James Bakama

Wekoye explained that several media campaigns have been planned to sensitize the public. It all starts with Saturday’s game against Madagascar’s Barea Stars.
 

Madagascar who beat Uganda 2-1 in the first leg on the Indian Ocean island arrive on Thursday evening.
 

Large advertising bill boards, print , on-line, radio and television media drives have been well planned to boost the national team’s brand.
 

‘We have strategically designed to air the message out in several vernacular languages, those understood by the local communities’ added Wekoye.
 

FUFA used the launch after Cranes morning training to unveil a new kit. It comprises of a red shirt (with a yellow strip that runs from top to bottom on the left), black shorts and red socking.
 

This is a shift from the yellow dominated kit that the Cranes had with their former sponsors.
 

FUFA Finance Director Decolas Kiiza said the new design is in line with FUFA’s latest policy of re-branding.
 

RELATED STORIES

Uganda Cranes stumble in Madagascar

Cranes ticket prices are fair - FUFA

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
URA FC boosted their confidence ahead of a crucial Caf Confederation Cup tie with a 2-0 win over Sports Club Victoria at Namboole Stadium on Tuesday....
Beach soccer can only ‘grow better’
Nkumba Select BSC owner/coach Isa Asiimwe is optimistic that adequate funding for teams in the Pepsi Beach Soccer league will revitalise rivalry in the competition....
Chess Championships: The best of Egypt
Uganda must up their game ahead of the annual Zone 4.2 Chess Championships as Egypt has confirmed the participation of top players in GrandEl Gindy Essam and International Master Hesham Abdelrahman....
Tugume offers Golola ticket to compete in Kabaka Run
Ugandan kickboxer Titus Tugume has pledged to buy a ticket for his rival Moses Golola to be able to run in this year's Kabaka birthday run....
Nakivubo controversy: MP steps in
Parliament has taken interest in the Nakivubo stadium controversy. This is after stakeholders took the matter to the parliamentary select committee investigating cases of land grabbing in Kampala....
Injury could rule Akope out of lucrative Kenya golf open
Uganda professional golfer Deo Akope could miss out on the sh670m Barclays Kenya Open after injuring his left hip during a workout in the gym at Kitante....
Should police arrest parents who do not take their children to school?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter