Voice of Lango

Lango province emerge champions of 2023 Fufa Drum tournament

23 March 2024, 8:15 pm

Lango province players holding the Fufa Drum trophy. Photos Fufa.

By Odota Adubango Mourine


Lango Province has emerged champions of the 4th edition ( 2023) Fufa Drum tournament.

Lango province lifted the trophy after triumphing over Busoga province, beating them 2-1 in a game played the Philp Omidi Stadium, Lugogo, Kampala this evening.

Darius Ojok and Obua Emmanuel scored the two goals for Lango province while Lawrence Tebikya scored the consolation goal for Busoga province.

A close up view of the Fufa Drum trophy.

This is the second time Lango province has played the final of the fufa Drum tournament, having lost to West Nile province in the previous campaign.

Kole district woman MP, Judith Alyek celebrates a goal scored by Lango province.

Fufa Drum is a football tournament that was introduced by the Ugandan football governing body, the Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) in 2018 to take football closer to the masses through provinces.

It is played by 14 provinces across the country, under the theme “celebrating our ancestry.”

Lango province fans, drumming up support for their team.