Kampala – The recent busy schedule as a result of tight fixture and multiple participation in leagues and competition including Uganda Cup, Caf Confederation and Azam Uganda Premier League by KCCA FC had consequences on the team. The table leaders were unable to collect maximum points from SC Villa, URA and lost all to Vipers hence doubt filled minds regarding if the Kasasiro boys could materialize anything in the battle with another giant side Express FC.
Putting in mind the fact, history has it that the last four visits to Wankulukuku by Mike Mutebi’s boys ended in mixed results. The last encounter before today was seen to have favored no side as both shared points. Today, with the help of Derrick Nsibambi winger Paul Macureezi defied chronicle with 83’ minute goal enabling KCCA to differentiate themselves from second place Villa with crystal clear two points, having played 24 games they have 51 points.
On the other side, title contender Sports club Villa dropped vital points after their lead was neutralized by Police FC. Owki and Umar Kasumba scored for the Jogoos giving Villa comfortable first half lead however Rahmat Senfuka and Antony Bongole made total equalizer in the second half for Police FC. With the draw villa still maintains their second position with 49 points after 27 games whereas Police moves a step ahead of Bul to 10th with 30 points after 27 games.
Log shows Express FC captained by Sadam Juma that lost to KCCA by a goal to nil seats 5th with 40 points after 25 games, a position they could lose to desperate 6th place Arua side, Onduparaka which faces Soana tomorrow Saturday 28th April 2017 at Kavumba recreational ground. With the recent unfavorable home record of Soana, The caterpillars could take advanatge.
FULL TIME SCORES
Express FC 0 – 1 KCCA FC
SC Villa 2 – 2 Police FC
Photo Credit: KCCA FC Archive