Nicholas Kasozi in action during a FUFA Drum game. He is one of the products of Synergy FC
Kampala Province’s Nicholas Kasozi in action against Tooro’s Albert Mugisa. Tooro won 2-0 (Photo: FUFA)

FUFA Drum (Match Day 2):
Saturday Results:

  • Tooro 2-0 Kampala
  • Sebei 1-2 Buganda
  • Lango 3-0 Ankole
  • Bunyoro 1-2 Acholi

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) Drum match day two continued on Saturday, 13th April 2019 with four games.

A total of 11 goals were scored on Saturday, a positive reflection coming to the completion of the match day two on Sunday.

Defending champions Buganda made it six points in two matches, winning 2-1 on the road against Sebei at the bumpy Kiprotich play ground in Kapchorwa.

Veteran striker Robert Ssentongo scored Buganda’s two goals in a match also watched by the reigning world double olympic champion, Joshua Cheptegei.

Action between Buganda and Sebei at the Kiprotich play ground in Kapchorwa on Saturday

Isaac Doka Mweru, who was also man of the match scored the consolation for the home side.

Isaac Doka Mweru gets the man of the match accolade from Joshua Chepetegei

After an impressive start where they won 1-0 away to West Nile, Bunyoro suffered a home loss, falling 2-1 to Acholi at the Kigaya Primary School playground in Hoima.

Vipers Sports Club striker Tito Okello had a brace on the evening.

Mbarara City’s Brian Aheebwa got the consolation for Bunyoro.

Acholi’s goalkeeper Derrick Ochan, also a shot stopper at Vipers was named Man of the match, a reward that comes with 100,000 cash prize.

Excited fans in Lira carry aloft Tito Okello after his brace

Kampala lost for the second consecutive weekend, losing 2-0 to away to Tooro at the St Paul’s National Seminary in Kabarole

A penalty by Steven Ategeka and Mustapha Anwar’s goals won the game for Tooro, who had picked a point in the one all draw in the away draw with Busoga on match day one.

Kampala Province XI vs. Tooro. Kampala remains win-less after two matches. (PHOTO: FUFA Media)
Tooro XI Vs Buganda (Photo: FUFA Media)

This is Kampala’s second loss of the campaign having lost 1-0 at home to Rwenzori on the opening weekend.

At the UTC Play ground in Lira, home side Lango Province was on song, scoring 3 goals without being replied against Ankole.

KCCA Football Club captain Dennis Timothy Awany and the Amuka Bright Stars duo Denish Omedi and Moses Aliro scored for Lango.

Awany scooped the man of the match honours.

Action between Bunyoro and Acholi in Hoima (Photo: FUFA Media)

Match day two games continue on Sunday with four matches lined up.

Rwenzori seeks for a second win in the campaign when they host Busoga at the Nyahuka play ground in Bundibudgyo.

Karamoja will face West Nile at the St Daniel Comboni primary school in Kotido district.

Teso play plays host to Bugisu at the Soroti Sports ground in Soroti and Kigezi will entertain Bugisu at the Kabale Municipal Stadium in Kabale.

The FUFA Drum theme is ‘Celebrating our Ancestry’.

Sunday 14th April 2019

  • Rwenzori Vs Busoga – Nyahuka playground, Bundibudgo
  • Karamoja Vs West Nile – St Daniel Comboni Primary School, Kotido
  • Teso Vs Bugisu – Soroti Sports Ground, Soroti
  • Kigezi Vs Bukedi – Kabale Municipal, Kabale

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

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