Promotional play off (1st Leg):
Tuesday, 18th June 2019: Kajjansi United Vs Katwe United
At St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende (3 PM)
The first of the two legged promotional play-off for the FUFA Big League slot will take center stage on Tuesday, 18th June 2019 at the St Mary’s Stadium, Stadium – Kitende.
For the second time in a row, Katwe United Football Club are back in play-off business, having lost on their maiden time of asking last year against Kiboga Young.
This time round, the Kampala regional champions, who have learnt a lesson or two are up and running.
They face Buganda regional victors Kajjansi United in the first leg.
Both clubs have played a series of friendly ties in a bid to test the readiness of their respective charges.
Led by the diligent player Sadat Mukwaya, Katwe United also boosts of other trusted guns in Alex Katumba, Micheal Lubowa, Allan Bukenya among others.
Kajjansi is expected to shoulder the day’s responsibilities onto their proven top scorer Joseph “Big League” Shisha, Michael Male, Ismail Kazibwe as well as the tried and tested former Gor Mahia forward Arthur Ssemazi.
The result on the day will definitely mean for something when the two clubs once again lock horns during the return leg on Thursday, 20th June 2019 at the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo.
The mood in the camp is so high. Our time is now, we come in this game with a target of not conceding any goal but also score as many as we can. Good enough all our players know what is at stake. We want to effectively use the home advantage so that we go in the return leg with nothing to worry about.Dennis “Deman” Kizito, Head coach Kajjansi United FC
MY SIDE HAD AN EXCEPTIONAL SEASON WITH ALL DEPARTMENTS DOING EXTREMELY GOOD SO WE ARE GOING TO BUILD ON THAT AS WE GO TO GET MAXIMUM POINTS TOMORROW.Hassan “Figo” Mubiru, Head Coach, Katwe United FC
SINCE THE TEAM HAS BEEN TRAINING FROM STARTIMES STADIUM LUGOGO THIS HAS MADE THEM FAMILIAR WITH THE TURF HENCE AN ADDED ADVANTAGE TO US.
*Quotes attributed to Swiftsports