NEWS: BUL FC LET GO OF EIGHT

We can confirm that we have released a host of eight players. Amongst them are two players who gallantly served us on loan last season. These are; forward Anwar Ntege and midfielder Elvis Kibbale who have returned to their respective parent clubs – URA FC and Edgars FC.

Charles Sempa, winger Robert Mukongotya and striker Deogracious Ojok also make list of those that have walked away from the club.

Experienced defenders; Dennis Okot Oola, Jimmy Kulaba and as well Musa Walangalira have also been freed.

The six leave after their contracts with the club ran down.

We thank all the aforementioned players for having served the club excellently and therefore, we wish them the best in their future endeavors.

OFFICIAL: CLUB STATEMENT ON WALANGALIRA

BUL Football Club has released experienced defender Musa Walangalira after his contract with the team expired at the end of last season.

This has been a challenging decision and not one that the management has taken lightly.

We are grateful to Walangalira for what he has offered to the team as a player since 2018.

And in that regard, the club has offered him a testimonial match to be played at a time he will decide upon.

Thank you Walangalira, Webale inho Musa

FRIENDLY MATCH: TEAM CRESPO TAKE BRAGGING RIGHTS IN CLUB’S INTERNAL PRACTICE MATCH

MATCH: BUL FC Vs KCCA FC

LEAGUE: Uganda Premier League

DATE: February 12, 2021

VENUE: Kyabazinga Stadium Bugembe at 4pm

*Note: Fans registration for seasonal tickets is ongoing at the club offices

BUL Football Club – Jinja played their forth practice match yesterday at Kyabazinga Stadium – Bugembe, Jinja City.

But in unusual way, the game was played between the club’s Team A (Team Crespo) and Team B (Team Lubega).

Team Crespo won by 2-1 through striker Hamis Tibita and genius midfielder Reagan Kalyowa who scored in either halves in the 4th and 77th minute of the game.

Team Lubega scored their lone and consolation goal through Ibrahim Mugulusi in the 43 minute.

In their fight to equalize, Team Lubega’s Fredson Gwoto long range effort, hit woodwork in the dying minutes of the game for they to settle for less but a second successive defeat in this epic internal clash. The first leg ended 5-1 in favour of Team Crespo.

BUL FC is in preparation for Uganda Premier League resumption and they have been tested with various practice matches to help technical team in assessing players fitness levels.

The Money Team have now won all their friendlies by beating Bugiri Da School 4-1, Budondo FC 1-4, Sudanese Select 7-1.

The Eastern Giants will take on Kampala City Council Authority Football Club on February 12, at Kyabazinga Stadium – Bugembe, Jinja City when the league returns.

BUL FC can be located in position twelve on the 16 team log with four points gathered by far.

Their last friendly game will come against Big League side, Gaddafi FC on Jan 30, at home in Bugembe. 

Friendly Games played so far

  • BUL FC 4:1 Bugiri De School
  • BUL Team A 5:1 BUL Team B
  • Budondo FC 1:4 BUL FC
  • Sudanese Select 1:7 BUL FC
  • BUL Team B 1:2 BUL Team A

Forthcoming Friendly Match

Saturday January 30

  • Gadaffi FC Vs BUL FC – Kyabazinga Stadium – 4pm

How both teams lined up?

Team Crespo Starting XI:

Abdul Kimera (GK), Musa Walangalira, Fredrick Kigozi, Ramathan Dudu, Godfrey Akol, Hamisi Tibita, Anwar Ntege, Martin Aprem, Musa Esenu, Douglas Bithum, Reagan Kalyowa.

Team Manager: Ronald Barente (Club Chairman)

Team Lubega Starting XI:

Davis Mutebi, Peter Onzima, Fredson Gwoto, Dennis Okot Oola, Herbert Onyango, Vitalis Tabu, Elvis Kibaale, Charles Sempa, Deogracious Ojok, Ibra Mugulusi, Paul Mbazira.

Team Manager: Ahmed Kongola (Club CEO)

Match officials:

Center Referee: Ayub Kamba

Assistant Referee 1: Muzamiru Mutwoigo

Assistant Referee 2: Michael Mulumba

Match assessor: Joseph Mutaka

FRIENDLY MATCH: INTERNAL PRACTICE MATCH LINED UP

MATCH: BUL FC Vs KCCA FC

LEAGUE: Uganda Premier League

DATE: February 12, 2021

VENUE: Kyabazinga Stadium Bugembe at 4pm

BUL Football Club – Jinja will have a practice match today January 27, at Kyabazinga Stadium – Bugembe, Jinja City at 4PM.

The internal epic encounter will be between the club’s Team A and Team B.

The two sides have been named Crespo and Lubega respectively, the names tagged to the club’s first head coach Lubega and captain Asiku Crespo.

Players that will feature for Team Crespo are:

1. Abdul Kimera 

2. Musa Walangalira 

3. Fredrick Kigozi 

4. Walter Ochora 

5. Ramathan Dudu 

6. Godfrey Akol 

7. Robert Mukongotya 

8. Hamisi Tibita

9. Anwar Ntege

10. Martin Aprem 

11. Musa Esenu

12. Douglas Bithum, and

13. Kalyowa Emmanuel

Manager: Barente Ronald

Along the same line, Team Lubega will have the following players:

1. Mugabi Davis 

2. Onzima Peter

3. Fredson Gwoto

4. Denis Okot Oola

5. Vitalis Tabu

6. Elvis Kibaale

7. Charles Sempa 

8. Richard Wandyaka 

9. Deogracious Ojok 

10. Ibrahim Mugulusi

11. Simon Peter Oketch

12. Paul Mbazira, and

13. Joseph Ssemujju

Manager: Ahmed Kongola 

BUL FC has sharply fine-tuned its arsenals in this recess with intensive and well combed preparations ahead of league recommencement in February and is now ready to thrash whatever comes along the way. 

The team currently sits in 12th position on the Uganda Premier League table and will play host to KCCA FC on league resumption.

Previous Friendly Games

BUL FC 4:1 Bugiri De School

BUL Team A 5:1 BUL Team B

Budondo FC 1:4 BUL FC

Sudanese Select 1:7 BUL FC

Forthcoming Friendly Match

Saturday January 30

Gadaffi FC Vs BUL FC – Kyabazinga Stadium 4pm

COMMUNICATION: BUL FC GOES DIGITAL AS NEW WEBSITE LAUNCHED

The Eastern Football Giants BUL Football Club is setting pace and ruling the drift of football. Embracing innovation and doing the best to deliver the absolute best to our fans and all stakeholders across all spheres.

The fans presence and unwavering support has always kept us planning, thinking  and re-thinking on how best we can engage, interact and communicate with you from wherever you are. And in that regard, we are thrilled and super excited to announce our brand new website www.bulfc.co.ug.”

The website boasts a clean design, intuitive and consistent site-wide navigation system with improved menu functionalities that direct you to the most relevant information for your needs.

It is also fully responsive on mobile devices, and easy to navigate using a wide range of web browsers and portable information technology devices.

We will be constantly updating it with helpful club information, articles, newsletters and club announcements amongst others but also synchronized with all our digital media communication platforms.

We hope you find the new website with a fresh look, easy to access information and we wish to establish this website as a source of information for those who will visit our site.

This website joins a host of our already existing communication channels and media platforms that have been and still in place, and these are:

Facebook: Bul Football Club Jinja

Emailinfo@bulfc.co.ug

Telephone: +256 (0) 702969832

YouTube: BUL FC TV

Instagram: @Bulfc1

Twitter: @bulfc1