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2023-24 ANNUAL ALIGUMA SLUM SOCCER TOURNAMENT | SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2024

It's finally here! Yes, the long awaited Annual Aliguma Slum Soccer Tournament finals are finally here! The event will take place at the Acholi Quarters grounds in Kireka/Banda, on Saturday, January 27, 2024 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Highlights of the day:

Special guest: Minister of Sports, MP Nakawa West, Hon. Joel Ssenyonyi.

Theme: 'Ndi Mwana: The cry of a girl child"

Prizes: Trophies, a cow, goats, medals, jerseys, scholastic materials, balls, UEFA training kits.

Other sports: A netball final between Super 7 and AQ Galacticals Girls will take place concurrently.

 

Aliguma Slum Soccer Tournament opening day / International World AIDS Day | Dec 1, 2023

Pre-game International AIDS Day march.

 

Aliguma Slum soccer Day Flyer


The build-up:

It has been quite a journey. 56 teams entered this year's tournament. The growing annual tournament kickoff coincided with the International World AIDS Day commemoration back on December 1, 2023. It's increasing popularity is attracting stronger talent and a wider fanbase.


Demographics:

The participant age categories  (boys/men) include;

  • U-13

  • U-15

  • U-18

There will also be a women's category). participating in this tournament.




Aliguma Slum soccer Day Flyer

 

Where it all began, up until the recent highly contested semi-finals!

The journey- dating back to World Aids Day commemoration on December 1, 2023, which marked the beginning of the two-month long 2023-24 Aliguma Foundation Annual  Slum Soccer Tournament .




 

We are grateful to our sponsors. THANK YOU!

UEFA foundation for Children, UNHCR, NBS Sport and individual contributions.











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