StarTimes To Broadcast All Title Decider Matches This Saturday

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Uganda’s most prestigious men football league, the StarTimes Uganda Premier League, will have a champion this Saturday.

The 2023/2024 title has gone to the wire with Villa, Vipers, BUL and Kitara all in contention for the championship.

SC Villa and Vipers SC find themselves in tricky positions just like last season where the former narrowly missed the championship after a 1:0 loss to URA FC at Wankulukuku, while Vipers win against Busoga at St. Mary’s Stadium were good enough to hand them the title.

All the top 4 likely winners has all to play for, Vipers looking to defend the title, SC Villa Jogoo looking to end the 20 years trophy drought, BUL FC looking to win its first gold medal and becoming the second team from Busoga to win the championship, after Nile FC.

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Kitara prays for all the top 3 to lose and if this happens, the Kabalega Boys will need a win against Jinja outfit (Gaddafi FC) to claim the title. This season has been remarkable as the title has a possibility of heading to 3 geographical regions of Uganda, Buganda, Busoga or Bunyoro.

“StarTimes is proud to be the lead sponsor and promoter of Ugandan football, it is our main business objective to support and add value to local content and talent.

Football is one of the most premium content made in Uganda and more importantly, it employs and gives global platform to a significant number of youths in this country,” said Bruce Augus, StarTimes CEO.

StarTimes has dedicated 3 channels to air live and timely updates from the different stadiums. NEC FC Vs SC Villa will be live on Sanyuka Prime, the Busoga Derby between Busoga FC and BUL FC will be live on FUFA TV, while the defending champions, Vipers SC, Vs Mbarara City FC, will broadcast a free to air game on BBS Telefayina.

All matches will kickoff at 3PM and all StarTimes subscribers will be able to catch the action live irrespective of their bouquets.
StarTimes is the official title and broadcast sponsor of Uganda Premier League.

The Pay TV giants acquired the copyright for 10 football season starting 2028/2029 season. Through her flagship local sports channel, Sanyuka Prime, StarTimes was able to televise a total of 145 league matches live, setting the record in Uganda’s TV games in a single season.

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Sanyuka prime is a local television channel exclusive on StarTimes platforms that broadcasts StarTimes UPL, selected Bundesliga matches, trendy movies and other related sports content around the globe. It’s on Channel 251 and 238 on antenna and Satellite decoder respectively.

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