Wednesday, April 24th
*Mbarara City FC Vs KCCA FC – 4:00pm (Live on Sanyuka TV)
*SC Villa Vs URA FC – 4:00pm
•Mbarara City FC welcome back Captain Hillary Mukundane and Othieno from Suspension.
•Makueth wol, Bamba Sulaiman and Jasper Aheebwa are all out forMbarara city
•Defender Ronald Otti starts his suspension after he was sent off in the previous game against Express FC.
•Mbarara city head coach Livingston Mbabazi is back on touchline after recovering from Fever.
•Goalkeeper Martin Elungati set to start in goal after an impressive show against Express FC
•KCCA FC will miss duo of John Revita and Juma Balinnya who didn’t travel with the team still recovery from injuries
•Midfielder Ashraf Mugume is the other reported absentee for KCCA FC
•Former Mbarara city and KCCA FC forward Brian Aheebwa didnt travel with the team despite making the bench as KCCA beat SC Villa
•Uganda Hippos defender Musa Ramathan set to feature for his second game on the bounce
•Midfielder Gift Ali is set to make a return to the starting eleven after coming on late in the previous game Against Sc Villa
Mbarara City FC – Martin Elungat (GK), Zaidi Byekwaso, Hillary Mukundane, zaidi Byekwaso, Ronald Magandazi, Solomon Okwalinga, Pistis Barenge, Innocent Wafula, Jude Ssemugabi, Henry Kitegenyi, Swalik Bebe Ssegujja.
KCCA FC – Charles Lukwago (GK), Musa Ramathan, Philbert Obenchan, Herbert Achai, Peter Magambo, Dennis Iguma, Gift Ali, Julius Poloto, Bright Anukani, Sadat Anaku, Charles Lwanga.
Preview: KCCA FC out to complete first ever league double against Mbarara city FC
KCCA FC will be eager to complete first double over Mbarara city.
Mbarara city has of recent given KCCA FC hard time especially at their home yard in Kakyeka.
KCCA FC beat Mbarara City 2-0 in the reverse fixture played at the Omondi stadium.
The last time KCCA FC were in Kakyeka, they lost 2-1 to Mbarara.
Forward Charles Lwanga will be expected to be the man to lift KCCA FC.
Lwanga just scored the only goal at Kakyeka stadium as KCCA FC eliminated Nyamityobora from the cup a couple of weeks ago.
Samuel Ssenyonjo is the only KCCA FC player to have scored against Mbarara city at Kakyeka and his availability may prove vital for Morely Byekwaso’s Side.
Forward Henry Kitegenyi will be the main target man for the Ankle Lions after scoring a vital goal as Livingston Mababazi’s side snatched a point away to Express in wankulukuku.
This will be the eighth meeting between both sides with KCCA FC winning twice.
Head to head
Mbarara City 0-0 KCCA FC
KCCA FC 1-1 Mbarara City
KCCA FC 0- 0 Mbarara City
Mbarara city 0-0 KCCA FC
Mbarara City 2-1 KCCA FC
KCCA FC 1-0 Mbarara City
KCCA FC 2- 0 Mbarara City
Mbarara city ?-? KCCA FC
How to watch
The game will be televised live on Sanyuka TV, courtesy of StarTimes the official sponsors of the Uganda Premier League.