FUFA has allowed The Saints FC to acquire a new name.
Here is part of the communication from the office of the Chief Executive Officer Edgar Watson that was addressed to The Saints FC CEO Isaac Jurugo.
“Following your club’s official request and related letters on the matter submitted seeking to change the current club name “The Saints FC” to UPDF FC;
The 14th FUFA Executive Committee meeting after verification of grounds for the request and related regulations, has granted your club permission to change the name to “UPDF FC”.
“You are therefore requested to link up with the FUFA Secretariat to submit documents that will enable your club to register for Competitions and update its FUFA Membership under the new name.”
The Saints FC is one of the 16 teams in the Azam Uganda Premier League.