Copa Football Action Credit: Kawowo Sports

Bunyoro Region Copa Football Championship 2018:


  • Kigumba High 1-0 St Edwards Bukumi

Third Place play off:

  • Kitara Model 1-2 St Peters SS

Hosts Kigumba High School from Kiryandongo district won the 2018 Bunyoro region copa football championship on Saturday.

Copa Football championship is a great ground to unearth new talents on board

Kigumba High School defeated St Edward Bukumi S.S from Kakumiro district 1-0 to lift the championship.

The three day’s championship attracted 16 schools from the districts of Kiryandongo, Kagadi and Masindi.

Kigumba High will be joined by St Edwards Bukumi and St Peter’s S.S from Hoima Municipality as the three schools that will represent the region at this year’s Copa national championship in Mbarara district.

The 2018 national championship will be hosted by Mbarara High School in May 2018.

The girls national football event will be hosted in Fort Portal.


  • Kigumba Intensive 0 (3) – 0 (4) St Peters-Hoima
  • Kagadi SS 1-2 Kigumba High
  • St Edwards, Bukumi 2-1 Strive-Hoima
  • Kitara Model Vs LakeSide (LakeSide was disqualified due use of non students)


  • Kitara Model 0 (2) – 0 (4) Kigumba High
  • St Edwards, Bukumi 2-0  St  Peters

Third Place Match:

  • Kitara Model 1-2 St Peters SS


  • Kigumba High 1-0 St Edwards Bukumi

All Winners from Previous Editions –  Bunyoro Regional Copa championship:

  • 2018 – Kigumba High School
  • 2017-Panyadoli SS
  • 2016– Kiguma Intensive
  • 2015-Premier SS
  • 2014-Mandela SS
  • 2013-St Edwards Bukumi
  • 2012-Buyanja SS
  • 2011-Buyanja SS

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

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