URA played a goalless draw with holders KCCA FC at the Mandela national stadium Namboole this evening.
The two giants in the league replicated the number of points collected just as they did in their last fixture which ended 2-2.
Both sides tried their best to change results but for reasons such as striker incompetence to score, goal keeper steadfastness and defensive strength no goals were witnessed at the MNS.
The ninth minute saw Tito Okello’s shot saved by URA goal keeper, meanwhile a minute later Kavuma made another attempt that revealed the diligence of keeper.
Right back Fred Okot made an attempt by a header from a corner kick that went wide at the 18th minutes meanwhile Kyeyune cross was easily saved by Benjamin Ochan at the 21st minutes.
After a goalless first half, in the second half, goal scoring midfielder Muzamil Mutyaba tried shot from long distance which went wide at the 48 minutes.
Striker Derrick Nsibambi’s effort at a goal was disallowed the 61st minutes whereas URA had a free kick directed towards Ochan who simply saved it.
The draw means the Kasasiro boys go home with a point likewise the taxi collectors. As anticipated by Mike Mutebi the game remained challenging nevertheless KCCA now has six points as Ibrahim Kirya’s side has five points.
Controversially signed striker Muhammad Shaban didn’t make to the last eighteen because of the complication in licensing the 19-year-old striker licensing.
URA will host Onduparaka in their next fixture at the Namboole as KCCA FC battles out with historical giants Express FC at the Star Times Stadium.