- UCU 4-0 Gulu
Uganda Christian University (UCU) overcame visiting Gulu University 4-0 in a Group A duel of the 2018 University Football League in Mukono on Thursday.
Jerome Ssemambo led the goal galore with a brace.
He gave the hosts the lead on the 35th minute mark as they took a slim 1-0 lead heading to the mandatory halftime break.
Ssemambo was once again on the mark, stretching the lead twelve minutes into the second half.
Ten minutes later Kaye Kizito made it 3-0 before Barigye Muzeifu capped the icing on the already baked cake with 8 minutes left on the clock.
Meanwhile, action continues on Friday with another Group A match when Bugema University hosts Kumi University.
On Wednesday, Busitema shocked Nkumba University 2-0 in Busitema during a Group B encounter. Captain Joshua “Kaka” Kakara and Julius Ndeke scored for Abdul Musisi’s coached side.
The University Football League is popularly known for drawing large numbers of fans and a platform to unearth fresh talents on board.
- A: Gulu University, Uganda Christian University (UCU), Kumi University, Bugema University
- B: Nkumba University, Kampala University (KU), Busitema University, St Lawrence University
- C: Kyambogo University, Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST), YMCA University, Makerere University Business School (MUBS)
- D: Uganda Martyrs’ University (UMU), Kampala International University (KIU), Bishop Stuart University, Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU)