Wakiso Giants XI vs Bukedea TC (Wakiso Giants Media)

Star Times FUFA Big League (Match Day 4 Games):

Elgon Group:

Bukedea Town Council 0-1 Wakiso Giants

Kataka 2-2 Kyetume

JMC Hippos 1-2 UPDF

Doves All Stars 0-0 Nebbi Central

Rwenzori Group:

Water 0-2 Kitara

Kira United 0-1 Ntinda United

Kiboga Young 1-1 Kansai Plascon

Bumate United 0-1 Kabale Sharp

Dove 2-2 Kireka United

Wakiso Giants Football Club outwitted Bukedea Town Council at the Emokori play-ground 1-0 in of the Elgon group gamesof the Star Times FUFA Big League on Thursday.

Daff Luboobi (left) in action (Wakiso Giants Media)

Daff Luboobi netted the priceless goal in the 25th minute of the game to give Ibrahim Kirya and his charges his second win of the season.

This was the first game for Bukedea minus their former head coach Bashir “Bassey” Kalungi.

Wakiso Giants now leads the Elgon group with 8 points after two draws and wins apiece.

UPDF defeated Jinja Municipal Council (JMC) Hippos 2-1 with Amos Muwonge and Sydney Ssenyonga on target for Steven Bogere’s coached side.

Bukedea XI vs Wakiso Giants (Wakiso Giants Media)

Kataka and Kyetume shared the spoils in a foul goal stalemate at the CRO San Siro stadium in Mbale.

Nasur Nandala and Jacob Okuwa netted the goals for Kataka.

Denis Lubowa and Emmanuel Obitre replied for Kyetume.

The Arua derby between Doves Al lStars and Nebbi Central ended goal-less at the Green Light Stadium, Arua.

In the Rwenzori group, Kitara out-muscled Water 2-0 at the Muteesa II Wankulukuku Stadium.

A goal in each half by Mike Benon Baluku (played at Water last season) and former SC Villa striker George Ssenkaaba ensured the win for visiting Kitara, their first of the season.

Isaac Ntege led the celebration for Wakiso Giants (Wakiso Giants Media)

Kira United suffered a 1-0 loss to Ntinda United at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole.

Vincent Lukwago scored the lone strike in the third minute of the game and defended gallantly.

New comers Kiboga Young and Kansai Plascon shared the spoils at the Bamusuuta play ground in Kiboga.

Former Masavu and Ntinda United striker Robert Sentongo Junior gave Kansai Plascon the lead on 47 minutes.

Peter Romelu replied for Kiboga Young in the 65th minute.

Wakiso Giants fan
Wakiso Giants fans

In other games, Dove recovered from a two-goal deficit to share a point with ten-man Kireka United in a two all draw.

Kabale Sharp overcame Bumate United 1-0 at the Christ High school play-ground in Bundibugyo.

The Big league will return on Saturday, 24th November 2018 as Amuka Bright Stars hosts Light S.S.S at the Lira P7 Play-ground, Lira.

Team captains for Wakiso Giants and Bukedea Town Council pose with the match referees (Wakiso Giants Media)

Team Line ups:

Bukedea Town Council XI:

Emmanuel Opio (G.K), Hassan Kintu, Emmanuel Obua, Mike Mpuga, Solomon Opolot, Emmanuel Egesa, Denis Emmolt, Michael Steve, Sajjo Wamalwa, Simon Opio Misake, Isaac Tega

Wakiso Giants XI:
Ivan Mutumba (G.K), Isaac Ntege, Ayubu Kisaliita, Muwadda Kateregga, Fahad Kawooya, Hassan Wasswa Dazo, Richard Kigozi, Ali Muhamoud Feni (Captain), Godfrey Luutu, Ali Magomu, Ivan Kiweewa

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

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