More young people in the East African nation of Uganda are tackling the sport of American football after learning the game from American volunteers in the country. Some schools want to include the game into their sports curriculum but there is an urgent need for coaches.
Ugandan Steven Okeng was visiting a friend at an orphanage in 2014 when he noticed American volunteers introducing the children to a game he had only watched on TV.
The 27-year-old architect asked if he could also play and quickly became hooked on American football.
Okeng started organizing players and in 2015 read more >>>