4th University Football League: Wednesday, 23rd September 2015

Ndejje University Vs Nkumba University

The fourth edition of the University Football League (UFL) enters the second and last phase next week as the quarter final first round duels take center stage.

Nkumba University travels to the jungles of Luweero for a date against Ndejje University in the opening quarter final duel on Wednesday, 23rd September 2015.

This is one of the four last eight fixtures lined up after the league took a break in April 2015 when the universities took a recess.

Speaking at the launch of the second part of the fourth season held at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala on Wednesday, the league manager, Anthony Tumwesigye promised a tranquil atmosphere in all the planned venues for the four matches that will be held on a home and away basis.

“We are meeting with sports tutors, cheer leaders, student leaders and universities authorities on how best we can have safe matches” Tumwesigye hinted.

KIU hosts Makerere University in the other quarter final match to be played next week on Thursday, 24th September 2015.

Uganda Martyrs University (UMU), Nkozi shall entertain Uganda Christian University (UCU) the coming Wednesday after the first two quarter final matches.

Defending champions, MUBS take on tricky opposition Kyambogo University on 1st October 2015 in a highly billed clash that majority of spectators are eyeing to watch.

The finals of the fourth edition shall be played at Nelson Mandela National stadium on the 7th November 2015.

4th University Football League:

Quarter-Final Fixtures:

1st Leg:

Wed, 23rd September 2015 – Ndejje University Vs Nkumba University –Luweero Campus, Ndejje

Thurs, 24th September 2015 – KIU Vs Makerere University – KIU

Wed, 30th September 2015 – Uganda Martyrs University Vs Uganda Christian University – Nkozi

Thurs, 1st October 2015 – Kyambogo University Vs MUBS – Kyambogo

2nd Leg:

Wed, 7th October 2015 – Nkumba University Vs Ndejje University – Nkumba University, Entebbe

Thurs, 8th October 2015 – Makerere University Vs KIU – Makerere University Main Campus

Wed, 14th October 2015 – Uganda Christian University   Vs Uganda Martyrs University – UCU Main Campus, Mukono

 Thurs, 15th October 2015 – MUBS Vs Kyambogo – MUBS Campus, Nakawa


First Leg:  Wed, 21st October & Thurs, 22nd October 2015 (Venue to be confirmed)

Second Leg: Wed, 28th October & Thurs, 29th October 2015 (Venue to be confirmed)

Finals & 3rd Place play offs: Sat, 7th November 2015 – Nelson Mandela National Stadium

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

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