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Nyasa Big Bullets 0
MUKWANO GW’ABANGI Express FC Square pass Mwotomwoto, the Uganda Premier League kings, are champions again!
The Red Eagles have today Saturday evening delivered the CECAFA Kagame Cup after defeating Malawi’s Nyasa Big bullets 1 nil at the Cecafa Club Kagame cup finals in Tanzania.
Thanks to danger man Martin Kizza’s minute 22 goal which gave the Wankulukuku Mayuuni boys the lead after a good pass from Erick Kambale.
Express FC had a marvelous show, Nyasa tried to fire their bullets but all in vain as the Red Army had the best defence ever. Boys did everything to win this final. Salutation to the club administration and the players.
At minute 59, Assistant captain Abel Eturude came on for Mutyaba Muzamiru as coach wanted the Red Eagles to protect the backline.
The fourth official added 4 minutes of added time which did not help Nyasa to stop Express FC from bagging USD 30,000 as the prize money for CECAFA clubs Kagame cup champions.
To reach finals, Express FC defeated KMKM from Zanzibar while guest club Nyasa exited Tanzania’s Adam.
TODAY’S LINE UP FOR EXPRESS FC
The gaffer sticked to the same line up from the last game with no changes made today:
D. Otim (GK), D. Mubuya, C. Musiige, J. Akandwanaho, I. Mayanja, A. Eturude, D. Shabene, F. Sekyanzi