Mbarara City FC advanced to the next round of Uganda Cup. Courtesy
Monday, January 20
*Kakira United FC 1-2 Mbarara City FC
StarTimesUP UPL side Mbarara City FC managed to beat Eastern region club Kakira United FC in the Uganda Cup round of 64.
Solomon Okwalinga bundled home in the 26th minute before Brian Ahebwa headed Zaidi’s cross to double the advantage in the 34th minute.
Kakira’s consolation, scored by John Obinga in the 50th minute, was not enough to pull a shocker for the hosts.
Brian Ssenyondo’s side becomes the first side to storm the Uganda Cup round of 32.
Check: Uganda Cup Round of 64 Draw
Mbarara City who are 10th on the league log with 22 points after 18 games, will host Vipers SC on January 28 at Bombo.
Uganda Cup continues on Tuesday with the following games;
*Katwe United Vs Proline – StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo
*Star Light Vs Tooro United – Star Light SSS Ground, Amuria
*Kiryandongo Town Council Vs Kigezi Homeboyz – Kiryandongo Church of Uganda Ground