Tuesday League results:
- Vipers 0:0 Kcca
- Busoga United 3:0 URA
- Police 1:2 Bright Stars
- Wakiso Giants 2:1 Maroons
BY JIMMY APORO
TAX collectors URA FC has been walloped three goals to nil in Star times Ugada Premier League by Busoga United in a match played at Mighty Arena stadium in Jinja.
From start to the final whistle, Busoga United displayed class as URA FC were struggling!
However, according to the table standing, URA is in the 4th position followed by Busoga United in the 5th position.
At St. Marys Kitende Stadium, the host Vipers FC maintained their 5 points lead after their game with KCCA FC ended goal-less.
Both clubs were playing their 22nd league match, and left with 8 games to go.Both teams wasted several scoring opportunities with KCCA’s winger Erisa Ssekisambu being one the top culprit in a close contest at St Mary’s Stadium.
The home side would have gone ahead had the match official of day awarded a penalty that seemed to be a clear foul on new signing Milton Karisa in the box by defenders Peter Magambo in the dYong minutes of the half time.
Both side made several changes in attempt to get all maximum points with home side introducing Allan Kiyiwa who created the Venoms’ best chance including a well laid pass to Rahmat Ssenfuka after coming on for injured Tito Okello who immediately posted on his face book account that , “It’s very unfortunate that my game comes to an end after 20minutes,”
KCCA FC made changes and brought in Sadam Juma for Keziron Kizito 58th minute and Herbert Achai for Muzamiru Mutyaba in 68th minute.
However during the course of the game Vipers tactician Fred Kajoba received a yellow card for protesting the referee decisions.
Vipers had Burundian custodian Fabien Mutombora to thank for keeping the score level after denying Erisa Ssekisambu while Lukwago Charles did the same on the other side of the pitch.
Both teams will now turn their focus to the next game as Vipers SC face URA FC in Bombo while KCCA FC host local rivals Express FC at Star times Stadium Lugogo.
WHO PLAYED FOR BOTH CLUBS
Vipers XI – Fabien Motombora, Geoffrey Waswa, Innocent Wafula, Bashir Asiku, Tito Okello, Byaruhanga Bobosi, Halid Lwaliwa, Rahmat Ssenfuka, Fahad Bayo, Milton Karisa and Siraje Ssentamu.
Substitutes – Ochan Derrick, Paul Willa, Kayiwa Allan, Brain Nkuubi, Karim Watambala, Dan Sserunkuma and Paul Mucureezi.
Kcca FC XI – Charles Lukwago, Obenchan Filbert, Peter Magambo, Keziron Kizito, Gift Ali ‘gigi’, Muzamiru Mutyaba, Mustafa Kizza, Aliro Moses, Mike Mutyaba, Musa Ramathan.
Substitutes – Ali Mwerusi, Eric Ssenjobe, Juma Sadam, Herbert Achai, Steven Sserwadda, Simon Sserumkuma and John Odumegwu.