Uganda’s football governing body Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has mourned fallen ex-national team international star Mathew Lucha who passed on on Friday night 8th September, 2017.

Lucha played for the National senior football team-Uganda Cranes in the 80s.

‘We have received the sad news of the loss of Mathew Lucha. The sport has been hit by tough times this year where we have lost our beloved active and former football players, administrators and fans’ said FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo.

‘Lucha was an integral part during his playing days for his clubs and Uganda Cranes. Even when he ventured into coaching, he left an impact. Football will miss Lucha’ added Magogo.

May His Soul Rest in Peace.