Gaddafi players celebrate

Gaddafi Football Club will play in the Uganda Premier League for the 2021/22 season after defeating Proline in the final of the 2021 FUFA Big League promotional play-offs final on Tuesday, 17th August at FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru.

Steven Munguchi’s early goal in the third minute and Frank Mulimi’s strike ten minutes from time were enough for a 2-0 victory for the Soldier Boys to earn promotion to the top flight football for the first time.

They join Tooro United FC and Arua Hill Sports Club to be promoted from the FUFA Big League to the Uganda Premier League for next season.

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The release of the StarTimes Uganda Premier League fixtures has been set for 20th September 2021.

The official pre-season tournament (Pilsner Super 8 tournament) will be held from 15th to 30th September 2021.

The 2021/22 Uganda Premier League season is expected to kick off on 15th October 2021.

MYDA, Kitara FC and Kyetume are the three clubs that got relegated from the UPL last season.