AUPL Updates: Good Friday Bad for De Costa’s Vipers, URA disallowed to be beaten twice as Lweza collected it all

Kampala – The wonders expected of Miguel De Costa is beginning to fade as Vipers under his training weeks ago were eliminated from Caf Confederation cup by South African Side Platinum stars. Big League side Paidha Black Angels knocked them out in the Uganda Cup lastly on Good Friday Police Office beat them clean in the Uganda Premier League.

The Portuguese before encounter with Police FC claimed the fight for the title was not over, yet was forced by their match day hosts to begin believing actually the competition is nearing dead end. At the Namboole stadium Police FC overcame Vipers two – one with Hakim Senkumba’s brace.

Whereas at Mehta Stadium Lugazi where Express triumphed over hosts URA in a penalty shootout in the quarter finals of Uganda cup a few days ago, The Red Eagles returned again only to find URA better than before. The tax collectors refused to be beaten twice but didn’t have ability to revenge either so settled for one all draw. The match was graced with goals from Saidi Kyeyune for the home team and Simon Sserunkuma for the away team.

Lweza FC hosted The Saints in Wankulukuku and collected maximum points after winning the match with two goals to Zero. The Entebbe road side which was at the red zone now moved slightly two steps ahead in quite a safe position however needs to work harder as they share same points with 14th place Sadolin Paints.

Vipers after the loss remains 6th on the table with 36 points and 24 games played, Police is 10th with 28 points and 24 games played, URA is 3rd, 40 points and 24 games played, Express is 4th, 37 points and 23 games played, lastly the Saints which lost to Lweza is 12th with 25 points and 25 games played.

Next Fixture Saturday 15th Aril 2017
Sadolin Paints FC Vs Soana @ 4:00 PM [Namboole]

Full Time Results
Police FC 2 – 0 Vipers SC
URA 1 – 1 Express
Lweza 2 – 0 The Saints

Photo Credit: Vipers Page

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