Saturday, April 17 2021
Express FC vs Mbarara City
Busoga United Vs Police
Wakiso Giants Vs Onduparaka
UPDF Vs Kyetume
MYDA Vs Bright Stars
•UPDF have had no injury concerns of yet and have fully fit squad ahead of Kyetume Clash.
•Bernard Muwanga is set to make his league home debut having featured in their last away game to Police where they lost 3-0
•Kyetume’s defender Musitafa Mujuzi is side-lined with a Knee injury that led to his early substitution in their last game against Bul FC.
•Isaac Kirabira is suffering from Typhoid but expected to be back next week same to Joshua Kigozi who is out with Malaria.
•Emmanuel Obua is still in the gym recovering from an Ankle injury and he’s expected to be back in 4weeks.
•Fahe Ange hasn’t yet been licenced, while Raymond Walugembe is out ill.
UPDF FC – Kibowa Eric (GK), Begisa James, Mubiru Isa, Muwanga Benard, Sekitoleko Denis, Wamannah Ibrahim, Kalumba Brian, Sam Kintu,Kitata Alex, Ssebutinde Charles, Kayanja Brian
Kyetume FC – Joel Mutakubwa (GK), Felix Okot, Julius Ntambi, Latif Kiyemba, Richard Matovu, Julius Lule, Kabuye Steven, Nicholas Kasozi, Robert Ssentongo, Sharif Saaka, Ezra Bida
Preview – UPDF seek to bounce back with victory at home.
UPDF FC will be eyeing victory when they host Kyetume having lost their last two league games against Vipers and Police FC.
Playing at home, the Kefa Kisala coached side will be looking forward to registering their first home win since the return of the second round.
Having lost to the Slaughters 1-0 in their first meeting this season, there will be no room for error when they host them.
On the other hand, Kyetume earned a point away from home to Bul FC, thanks to a late strike from Raymond Walugembe and will be looking to build on that as they also seek to complete a double against the Army side.
They will also bank on the fact that they beat the same side (UPDF) 1-0 in their first meeting this earlier in the season, thanks to Mustafa Mujuzi’s strike.
They Currently sit 7th on the log with 25 points having won 8, drawn 1 and lost 8.
They have gone 180 minutes without scoring any goal in the league- lost to Vipers 3-0 and Police FC with the same score line.
They currently sit in the 14th place with 13 points having won 2, drawn 7, lost 8 and still sit in the relegation zone.
They are winless in the last 11 league games and are yet to register a win under their new interim coach Jackson Mayanja.