KAMPALA Uganda (Xinhua)
-- The world football governing body has
fined several countries including Uganda for disciplinary reasons
during the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
Edgar Watson, the
Chief Executive of the Federation of Uganda Football Association
told Xinhua that they have seen the communication from the
Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA).
He said the federation will respond to FIFA.
Uganda was fined 5,000 Swiss Francs because a group of supporters
sat in an improper place (emergency exits and stairway) when Uganda
hosted Togo in the preliminary round of the qualifiers in November
2015 at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.
FIFA also warned Uganda that it should always abide by the
The other African countries that were fined and warned for
different issues include Mozambique, Morocco and Zambia.