Wakiso Giants 1-2 Police Fc
New wakiso Giants head coach Livingston Mbabazi started off his stint on a wrong note as his side lost to Police FC 1-2 in a league game played at Kabaka Kyabaggu Stadium.
Goals from Ben ocen and Andrew kigozi gave Police maximum points off Wakiso who had earlier levelled matters through Geoffrey Sserunkuma.
Police missed a couple of players because of licenses notably Johnson Odongo, Hood kaweesa among others.
Ocen gave the visitors an early lead, in the third minute, after receiving a long pass from Arafat Galiwango to score after beating Fahad kawooya in the box.
Sserunkuma equalised in the 10th minute thanks to a neat pass from Viane Ssekajugo before making a beautiful turn to find the back of the net.
Pius Kaggwa had a scoring opportunity missed when he failed to tap in a Samuel Kayongo cross in front of the goal with keeper Mugabi beaten.
Wakiso’s Hakim Ssenkumba had his freekick fly over the bar.
Sserunkuma had a chance to find the second for Wakiso but his back flick off a Ssekajugo delivery couldn’t go past Davis mutebi
At 67 minutes, Kigozi made it two for Police after heading in a well delivered Ruben Kimera cross from the left flank.
Substitute Ivan Ssebuguzi and Yasin Mugume combined to set up Sserunkuma but the forward’s tap went inches wide. Karim Ndugwa also missed a big chance.
Wakiso Giants remain eighth on the Startimes UPL table with 20points after 16games
The purple sharks take a visit to Bombo Barracks to to face Mbarara City .
Police are now out of the relegation zone with 15 points
The peace keepers will be welcoming Express on match-day 17 at the Startimes stadium, Lugogo.
Wakiso Giants – Yasin Mugabi (C),(Gk), Muwadda Kateregga, Aggrey Madoi, Fahad Kawooya,Hassan wasswa Dazo, Hakim Ssenkumba, Ivan Kiweewa, Hassan Ssenyonjo, Viane Ssekajugo, Geoffrey Sserunkuma, Lawrence Bukenya
Police FC – Davis Mutebi (Gk),Dennis Rukuundo,Arafat Galiwango, Joseph Ssentume(C), Pius Kaggwa, Yusuf Ssozi, Ben Ocen, Samuel Kayongo, Henry Katongole, Fahad Kizito, Derrick Kakooza,