Entebbe’s gifted left winger Brunno Sserunkuma chips the ball. Entebbe lost 2-0 to Tooro United at the Buhinga Stadium. [Photos: Tooro United Media]

Uganda Cup (Round of 64):

Tooro United 2-0 Entebbe F.C

Tooro United Football Club is through to the next stage of the Stanbic Bank Uganda Cup (round of 32) after an easy 2-0 home win against Entebbe F.C at the Buhinga Stadium, Fort Portal on Sunday.

First half substitute Baker Buyala struck home the opener three minutes to the mandatory half time break as he broke the resistance of Allan Kabonge’s coached Entebbe who only travelled to Fort Portal with 11 players.

The battle for the ball between Tooro United and Entebbe FC players at Buhinga Stadium.
Baker Buyala is joined by the rest of the Tooro United players in celebration.

A minute after the half time recess, Steven Omvia added the second, the icing on the cake as Wasswa Bbosa’s side booked their slot to the last 32 stage.

They join Sports Club Villa, Mbarara City, Water the three earlier clubs that qualified on Friday as well as a large lot of clubs that played and won on Sunday, as well.

Entebbe FC XI. They travelled with only 11 players to Fort Portal
Tooro United XI
Team captains with the match referees in the pre-match customs

Meanwhile, the round of 64 Uganda Cup matches continue on Monday, 24th December 2018 with three games in Jinja, Kampala and Wakiso districts.

Wakiso Giants host Vision FC at the Kyabazinga Stadium in Bugembe, Jinja.

Kira United will play host to St Mary’s at the Mandela National Stadium and Proline plays FUFA Big League debutants Light S.S at the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo.

The winner of the Uganda Cup qualifies to represent the country in the CAF Confederation Cup.

KCCA is the current cup holder.

A tense moment when an Entebeb FC player was injured during the game

Results:

Akadot FC Vs Kitara FC (Not played. Akadot failed to provide security)

Admin FC 3-1 Doves All Starts FC

BUL FC 2-1 Kataka FC

U touch 1(4) – 1 (3) Mvara Boys FC

Kyetume FC 3-1 UPDF FC

Paidha Black Angels FC Vs Express FC (Not played. Paidha Black Angels reported later to Green Light Stadium and failed to provide security as well)

Free Stars FC 2-1 Edgars Youth Academy FC

Busia Young FC 0-2 Onduparaka FC

St Stephen FC 3-1 Budondo FC

Soroti FC 1-3 Synergy FC

Bukedea Town Council  FC 1-0 Dove FC

Tooro United 2-0 Entebbe FC

Kigezi FC 0-1 Kiboga Young

Calvary FC Vs Kabale Sharp FC (Not played. Kabale Sharp failed to travel to Yumbe District)

Mbarara FC 0-2 Kirinya JSS FC

Bright Stars FC 4-0 Kazo Excel FC

East Land FC 1-3 Nyamityobora FC

Police FC 5-0 Boma FC

URA FC Vs Jinja Municipal Council Hippos FC (Not played. Jinja Municipal Council Hippos failed to travel to Namboole Stadium)

Ndejje University FC 0-1 Kansai Plascon FC

Nebbi Central FC 3-2 CATDA FC

Next Matches:

Mon, 24-Dec 2018 Wakiso Giants FC Vs Vision FC – Bugembe Stadium 4:00PM

Mon, 24-Dec 2018 Kira United FC Vs St Mary’s FC -Namboole 4:00PM

Mon, 24-Dec 2018 Proline FC Vs Light SS Star Times- Lugogo 4:00PM

Wed, 26-Dec 2018 Vipers SC Vs Rusekere Growers FC St Marys Kitende 4:00PM

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

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