URA line-up against Lweza Credit: © Kawowo Sports | DAVID ISABIRYE
  • Uganda Premier League: BUL 1-2 URA

Uganda Revenue Authority recovered from a goal down to win 2-1 against BUL at the Kakindu Stadium in Jinja thanks to a double from Hamis Kiiza.

Hakim Magombe gave the home side the lead on 26 minutes against the run of play.

Four minutes later, Hamis ‘Diego’ Kiiza brought the matters level before scoring the other that turned out the game winner in the 35th minute.

This was URA’s 5th victory on a row, the longest in the league this season.

URA under the tutelage of Ibrahim Kirya as head coach has defeated Sadolin Paints (1-0), Soana (2-0), The Saints (2-0) and now BUL (2-1).

The 2-0 win Lweza was guided by James Odoch as head coach at a time Kefa Kisala’s employment contract had been terminated.

The tax collectors equaled the record set by Express for winning the most games in the league during 2013/14 season.

The run began on 18/04/2014 with a 2-0 win against Soana, they beat KCCA 3-2. They also won 1-0 against Bright Stars, Masaka LC, Proline before the 2 all draw with Entebbe on 6th May 2014.

”Uganda

PosTeamWDLFAGD
1934021291119172
2904221244108136
363632718511867
466523719214052
562434918115229
6564355157169-12
756405918116912
84463481581571
9504558136168-32
10513667200208-8
11424044120125-5
12393257111162-51
13312445100136-36
1423253689109-20
152034317599-24
1622212178771
171411275284-32
18514102632-6
1969152341-18
20511131628-12
21511151844-26
2273417152
234641618-2
2445212357-34
2535193277-45
2627211755-38
2734193373-40
28010191849-31
29300505
30231541
31200303
32200202
33200220
34110523
35110202
36111431
3711145-1
38101211
39030220
40101110
40101110
4210234-1
43020220
43020220
45020110
46010523
4701102-2
4801014-3
4901215-4
50000000
50000000
50000000
50000000
50000000
50000000
5600101-1
5700202-2
5800225-3
5900304-4

URA closes gap on the leading pack with 39 points as they remain third in the league.

Table leaders SC Villa have 47 points after 23 games played, the same number as URA.

KCCA is second on the 16 team log with 46 points from 21 games.

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

Leave a comment

Please let us know what you think Cancel reply