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Jose Mourinho appointed new Spurs’ manager

By KFM reporter Jose Mourinho has been appointed Tottenham manager after the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino on Tuesday. Former Chelsea and Manchester United boss Mourinho has signed a contract until the end of the 2022-23 season. “The quality in both the squad and the academy excites me,” said the 56-year-old Portuguese. “Working with these players is what has attracted me.” Spurs chairman Daniel Levy said: “In Jose we have one of the most successful managers in football.” Levy added: “He (Mourinho) has a wealth of experience, can inspire teams and is a great tactician. Mourinho still has a home in London and has won three Premier League titles – in 2005, 2006 and 2015 – as well as one FA …

Okello wins inaugural football-256 award

By Juliet Nalwooga Cranes and KCCA FC forward, Allan Okello, has been voted as the inaugural winner of the 256-footballer of the Year Award. The 19-year-old beat competition from stalwarts such as Denis Onyango, Juma Balinya, Timothy Awany and Patrick Henry Kaddu to take home the prize. The award commemorates the first annual anniversary of football-256, the biggest online portal for the hottest news and analysis about Ugandan, regional and African football. The youngster has scored 18 goals since November 2018, a period where he has brandished dominant and jaw dropping performances for the ‘kasasiro’ boys. As well as inspiring his club to the Uganda Premier League title, Okello scored three goals as KCCA won the CECAFA Club championship for …

Sports betting picks for this week

For sports betting fans, this promises to be yet another productive week. So many events are lined up in various disciplines over the week, from soccer, ice hockey, handball and tennis, to American football. To make it less cumbersome for you, we have a classified list of the best picks for the week. Remember, you can find so many markets with Betway sports betting, hence, many winning opportunities for you. Fans of the English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, French Ligue 1, Italian Serie A, Germany Bundesliga, and other top European leagues will have a field day as there are so many games starting this Friday going all the way till Monday. Betway has a huge variety of sports events …

Ugandan boxers need special recognition

With more Ugandans continuing to embrace football and athletics, among other sports, boxing in the country has been suffering silently. Today, boxers like Isaac Masembe and David Ssemujju are not widely known, and they’re also struggling with different challenges including lack of proper training facilities and equipment. Masembe is the 19-year-old featherweight who brought a silver medal to Uganda from the just concluded All African Games in Morocco. The young talent plays with the COPAB boxing club which has trained a good number of successful Ugandan boxers. Similar to bet9ja promotion code, the club has left an indelible mark in the Ugandan boxing scene though it is still struggling. Limited funding and lack of proper training equipment and facilities have …

Moyes Hopes to Return to one Former Premier League Clubs

David Moyes is open to a sensational return to Everton – with struggling boss Marco Silva under increasing pressure. Moyes, who left Everton for Manchester United in 2013 after 11 years at Goodison Park, is now the bookies’ favourite to succeed Silva, should the Portuguese get the sack. Mirror Sport understands Moyes wants a return to the Premier League, after turning down the offer of jobs in the Championship and League One in recent weeks. Moyes, who lasted just 10 months at United, is currently out of work after leaving West Ham in 2018, after six months in charge. But the 56-year-old, who also managed Real Sociedad and Sunderland post-United, is now the heavy favourite to become the next Toffees boss – for the second time. …