Ikwaput Edges Nassuna In Lady Doves Comeback Win Over UCU Lady Cardinals

UCU Lady Cardinals 1-2 Lady Doves
FUFA Technical Centre Njeru
April 28th/2021

Lady Doves striker Fazila Ikwaput scored twice as her side came fro a goal down to overcome UCU Lady Cardinals by 2-1 at the ongoing FUFA Women Super League in Njeru.

Ikwaput who has been impressive in this year’s league struck one in either half to see that her side remained on top of Group 2.

Hassifah Nasuuna had earlier given UCU the lead inside 20 minutes scoring from a spot kick.

The two sides came into this clash battling for top spot with Lady Doves on four points while UCU on 3 points.

In the 20th minute, UCU struck through Nasuuna who scored from the spot after Harriet Muwugmya was fouled in the area.

Eleven minutes later, inform Ikwaput levelled matters for her side after capitalizing on a mistake by Cardinal’s goal keeper Ruth Aturo.

With 15minutes left on the clock, goal keeper Nankya brought Ikwaput down in the area only for the referee to point to the spot.

From the resultant spot, Ikwaput doubled Doves’ as well as registering her 7th goal in this year’s FUFA Women Super League.

The result sees Lady Doves move to 7 points to remain top of Group 2.

For UCU, they suffer their first loss of the season having beaten She Corporates by 1-0 in the first game on Tuesday and they stay on three points.

Next up for UCU is a clash against Isra Soccer Academy on Friday while Lady Doves face She Corporates on the same day.

Team Starters

UCU lady Cardinals

Aturo (GK), Nabulobi, Nankya , Vanita, Kwagala, Najjuma, Nabaggala, Nakate, Muwugumya, Kisakye, Hasiffa Nassuna

Lady Doves

Nakaziro (GK), Birungi, Madam, Nakasumba, Nakito, Aziz, Fazila Ikwaput, Nyandera, Nabosa, Babirye, Nankya

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