2015 Entebbe Airport Stake Holders League:

Thurs, 28th May 2015 Uganda Clearing& Forwarding Vs ENHAS

Entebbe Airport Play Ground

Defending champions of the Entebbe Airport Stake Holders football league, Entebbe Handling Servies (ENHAS) face an acid test when they host Uganda Clearing Industry and Forwarding Association (UCIFA) in their opener this Thursday as the 2015 edition continues.

UCIFA, have lost their opening two games to Lake Victoria Hotel and Airport Taxi by an identical 1-0 scoreline in the two games.

Perhaps, against ENHAS, the clearing and forwarding team is always a different entity altogether.

Noah Were of ENHAS predicts a tough derby match but he remains sure his charges will win the match.

“Facing the clearing team, you expect a tough match but we shall win at the end of the day” Were remarks.

Nine teams including the 2012 and 2013 champions, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), Entebbe Handling Services Limited (ENHAS), UCIFA, Uganda Peoples Defence Airforces (UPDAF), Uganda Police (UPF), Special Forces Command (SFC), Lake Victoria Hotel, Protea Hotel and Airport Taxi are participating in this year’s edition.

The champion will walk away with a trophy and other prizes.

Das and fresh handling Limited, GSL and Uganda Inflight Services (New rest) pulled out of the league due to financial constraints.

“This is our fourth season and our aim is to enhance cooperation, skills and ideas among the different organizations operating at the Airport through sports” said the League patron and head of organizing committee Edwards Mugyeni.

The tournament is one means that usually busy staff at the Entebbe Airport get to socialize and keep fit as well.

Opening Results:

Airforce 1 – 1 Protea Hotel

Protea Hotel 2 – 1 Uganda Police

Airforce 0 – 0 Lake Victoria

Hotel CAA 1 – 1 SFC

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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