FUFA Big League 2021 (Match Day 3)
- Nyamityobora 4-0 Tooro United
- Water 3-1 Luweero United
- Mbale Heroes 0-0 Calvary
Nyamityobora Football Club registered their first victory of the 2021 FUFA Big League in style with a 4-0 home win against Tooro United at the Kakyeka Stadium in Mbarara on Wednesday, March 31, 2021.
Clinton Kamugisha netted a brace and the other two goals came from Ivan Ahimbisibwe and Gerald Kimuli in the Rwenzori group contest.
Kamugisha found the opener in the 23rd minute of the one sided encounter.
Ahimisibwe scored the second goal two minutes later. Kamugisha got the third and Kimuli made it three on the stroke of half time as the first half score read 4-0.
By the start of the second stanza of the game, Nyamityobora resumed business from where they had ended but the visitors who are under Edward Golola held it tight to limit the damage.
The Abanyakare who had of late experienced internal woes within their own camp with a couple of players laying down their tools were ruthless against Tooro United, an entity that had won two successive games.
Tooro United had edged Water 2-0 at the Buhinga Stadium in Fort Portal on match day one.
During match day two, they smiled 1-0 over Proline at the MTN Omondi Stadium.
Nyamityobora, under head coach Richard Makumbi has now got one win in three matches played thus far.
The former top flight side had recorded two stalemates on the road; goal-less at Ndejje University (Arena of Visions) and 1-all with the newly promoted Luwero United at the Kosovo Arena, Kasana in Luwero district.
Meanwhile, the other Rwenzori group match witnessed Water edge a 10 man Luwero United 3-1 at Kavumba Recreational Stadium in Wakiso.
Luwero United’s Joseph “Mwenda” Nkabirwa was sent off for unsporting conduct.
In Elgon group’s only group, Mbale Heroes remains win-less in three following a goal-less draw with newcomers Calvary at the Mbale Municipal Stadium in Mbale.
Mbale Heroes lost the opening match, 1-0 to newly promoted Gaddafi at the Kyabazinga Stadium in Bugembe, Jinja.
In the second game, Mbale Heroes scored a last minute gasp equalizer away to Paidha Black Angels at the Bar Okoro Stadium in Zombo.
This match ended one goal apiece.
Match day three continues with a number of matches on Thursday, 1st April 2021.
Other Match Day 3 Fixtures:
- Blacks Power Vs Paidha Black Angels – Emokori play ground, Bukedea
- Maroons Vs Arua Hill – Prisons Stadium, Luzira
- Kataka Vs Gaddafi – Mbale Municipal Stadium, Mbale
- Terrazo and Tiles Vs Proline – Kakyeka Stadium, Mbarara
- Kigezi Home Boyz Vs Ndejje University – Kabale Municipal Stadium