The leadership of Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) has released a lineup of army Generals who will face off with Members of Parliament in a friendly match dubbed ‘Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba Birthday Cup’.
The football match is part of the activities aimed at celebrating the birthday of First Son Gen Muhoozi who made 48 years of age on 24th April 2022.
The birthday cup will take place on Friday 29th April, 2022 at Phillip Omondi Stadium, Lugogo. Entry will be free.
The ‘Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba Birthday Cup’ match was requested by Kibanda North legislator also captain Parliamentary football club Ngompek Linos and Kitgum Woman MP Lilian Aber.
The Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) Gen David Muhoozi Cleared UPDF Generals to participate in the football match.
“I take this opportunity to inform you that the CDF agreed to your request and accordingly the match has been scheduled for April,29,2022 at 1500 hours at Philip Omondi Stadium Lugogo. The UPDF has formed the team and has so far confirmed with the stadium management over the availability and booked it for the match,” Maj Gen Leopold Kyanda, the UPDF Joint Chief of Staff wrote in a letter dated April, 25,2022.
Here’s the lineup;