After a successful FUFA Executive meeting that was held on 15. September 2020 at head quarters in Mengo, were a number of issues discussed.
Clubs asking to change ownership and names was among the key decisions that were taken.
Twelve (12) clubs had submitted in their request to FUFA so that they can approve change their names. 11 clubs were granted permission to change while one club denied.
Uganda Premier League oufit, Bright Stars FC and Light SS headlined the clubs that were approved to change names.
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Bright Stars FC Officially changed to Soltilo Bright Stars FC, Soltilo are the majority holders in the club.
Light SS FC were the victims, after FUFA deciding to end the FUFA big league regular season prematurely due to covid-19 and were among the teams that were relegated to Regional league and will start new life in Regional league with new name Soroti City FC.
List of clubs approved by FUFA to change names.
Bright Stars FC to Soltilo Bright Stars FC
Kengere word FC to Soroti Thunders
Light SS FC to Soroti City FC
Diamond stars FC to Arua City Council FC
Future options FC to Rwampara Bulls FC
U-Touch FC to Gulu City Council
Northern City to FC Pangar
Ibanda United to Ibanda municipal Sports Club.
Bukedea Town Council to Black Power FC.
Doves All Stars to Arua Hills FC
Faith Hope love FC to Moyo Town Council FHL FC.
Sorts Barca were rejected to change their name to Ibanda United FC since one club is using the same name.