The President of the Uganda Secondary Schools Sports Association (USSSA) Hajji Ali Mugaga and his top Executive members held talked hinging on football matters with the President of FUFA Eng. Moses Magogo on Tuesday morning at FUFA House.
During the meeting, discussions highlighted on how to develop football through the secondary schools with support from FUFA.
The areas of refereeing, coaching and administration will be the biggest beneficiaries as FUFA through its project ‘Schools of Football Excellence’ will lead to the creation of a pool among the Games teachers and students.
‘We would like to give a helping hand to USSSA to improve football in this sector. There is a lot of talent which needs to be tapped early in secondary schools so that they go through the right ranks up to the highest levels’ said FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo.
The President of USSSA Mugaga who is also the Headmaster of Kibuli Secondary School-winners of the 2016 COPA Coca Cola noted with gratitude to FUFA.
‘It has been a very good meeting with FUFA. We have discussed on very many issues and we are very hopeful that the meeting will yield results. We need to support FUFA’s activities’ said Mugaga.
The President Federation of East Africa Secondary Schools Sports Association (FEASSSA) who is also the FUFA 1st Vice President Mr. Justus Mugisha and Executive member Hajji Twahir attended the meeting.
FUFA Technical Director Asumani Lubowa was also part of the meeting.
USSSA were also taken on a guided tour of the 102.1 FUFA fm studios by Communications Manager Ahmed Hussein where Hajji Mugaga and FUFA President made statements live on air to the public in line with what they had discussed in the FUFA Boardroom.