The sad news first broke out of China yesterday afternoon, where the former Newcastle star is playing for Chiense second-tier side Beijing Enterprises, that he had been taken ill after training.
On-form striker Derrick Nsibambi scored twice as Kampala Capital City Authority Football Club (KCCA FC) condemned Nigeria’s Rivers United FC to a 2-1 defeat in the Total CAF Confederations Cup.
Russia’s Zenit St Petersburg have appointed former Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini as their new manager on a three-year contract.
Premier League giants Manchester City have agreed to sign Benfica goalkeeper Ederson Moraes for a record £35m according to the Portuguese champions.
The Uganda Cranes are scheduled to fly out of the country tomorrow (Thursday, 1st June 2017) to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia ahead of their international friendly with Walia Stars.