KCCA face Kyetume
Tuesday, January 28
*Mbarara City Vs Vipers – 4PM (Bombo)
*Onduparaka Vs Busoga – 4:30PM (Arua)
*Kyetume Vs KCCA – 4:30PM (Mighty Arena, Jinja)
*Proline Vs Police FC – 4:00PM (Lugogo)
*Tooro United Vs URA – 4:30PM (Fort Portal)
Wednesday, January 29
*Villa Vs Express – 4:00PM (Namboole)
*BUL Vs Wakiso – 4:30PM (Njeru)
*Bright Stars Vs Maroons – 4:30PM (Kavumba)
Visitors KCCA FC will be hoping to complete a a double against Kyetume when the two sides meet at the Mighty Arena in Jinja.
KCCA won the reverse fixture 5-2 at Lugogo; Mike Mutyaba, Mustafa Kizza, Sam Ssenyonjo, Muzamir Mutyaba and Allan Okello were on target for the Garbage collectors while Steven Sande and Denis Lubowa scored for Kyetume.
Seated second with four points below leaders Vipers, KCCA who are playing catch-up have no room for errors.
“Its going to be a difficult game, it’s one we are taking very serious,” said KCCA FC gaffer Mike Mutebi. “Both teams have different ambitions – They are fighting to stay and we are working for a league title so much is at stake. We have enough in our armoury to negotiate past this tie.”
“They have players including their coach who have played for KCCA before but we are not sacred. We are going to play our way, but we must be very cautious not to conceded unnecessarily.”
Related: Preview – Onduparaka vs Busoga
Mutebi confirmed that midfielder Saddam Juma is back in training but Muzamir Mutyaba is likely to miss out.
The hosts on the other hand, have won once in their last seven league games – Getting maximum boardroom points against Tooro who used an ineligible player after the game had ended one all physically in Jinja.
Kyetume sit 13th on the log with 19 points, three above the relegation zone.