Tuesday 30, September 2014
Bright Stars FC vs Bul. FC – Phillip Omondi stadium, Lugogo
Kick Off: 4.30pm
Bright Stars FC hosts Bul. FC at Philip Omondi stadium on Tuesday 30 September in a game that will see both sides look to win their second game in a row.
The hosts come into the game full on confidence after earning a 2-1 victory over rivals Soana FC on Friday while Bul. FC edged Kira Young FC 1-0 in their previous fixture last week.
The two sides are tied on four points after two games with Bright Stars sitting in 3rd while Bul. FC but Paul Kiwanuka’s charges are above on goals scored.
Ahead of the game, both tacticians have spoken with confidence but cautiously.
“Bul. FC is a tough side but we are enjoying a good spell and high on confidence. We are ready to battle them for maximum points,” said Bright Stars tactician Paul Kiwanuka.
His counterpart Kefa Kisala remarked; “We have respect for Bright Stars but we are not afraid of them. Our first victory (against Kira Young) came on the road and hopefully that form continues.”
Anthony Bongole and Hassan Kikoyo are expected to lead the hunt for goals for Bright Stars with Jimmy Kakooza aka Kacanga doing the donkey work alongside Jimmy Lule in midfield whilst an unchanged back four of Joseph Nsubuga, Akram Kakembo, skipper Bernard Muwanga and experienced Abubaker Tabula is expected to be named with Mathias Kigonya between the posts.
On the other hand, Milton Kaliisa; scorer of the winner against Kira Young will be the man to watch for Bul. FC.
Last season, the two sides shared spoils over two legs. A 1-1 draw at Nakivubo in the first leg was followed by a barren draw in Kakindu in the return match.