Wakiso Giants Vs UPDF: Team News, Probable Lineup, Preview And Stats

Friday, May 7th
*Wakiso Giants Vs UPDF FC – 4:00pm ( Live on Sanyuka TV)
*URA FC Vs Onduparaka FC – 4:00pm
*MYDA FC Vs Kyetume FC – 4:00pm

Team News

•Wakiso Giants aptain Hassan Ssenyonjo, Fahad Kawooya, Hassan Wasswa and Geriga Atendele who were rested for the Uganda cup second leg against Tooro United return to the team.
•Frank Ssebuufu who got a knock in the two all draw against Tooro United is fit and available for selection.
•Simon Mbazira continues to be a long term absentee for UPDF FC.
•Team Vice Captain Ibrahim Wammanah is ruled out for a few weeks nursing a one injury.
•Forward Dickens Okwir is out of the trip still nursing a head injury.
•Goalkeeper Douglas Kisembo continues to be out despite resuming training with the first team
•Forward Robert Eseru returns from injury and he is available for selection after missing out since the start of the second round.

Probable Line Ups

Wakiso Giants – Samson Kirya(GK), Geriga Atendele, Fahad Kawooya, George Kaddu, Hassan Ssenyonjo, Joshua Lubwama, Gaddafi Wahab, Ivan Bogere, Frank Ssebuufu, Viane Ssekajugo, Pius Kaggwa.

UPDF FC – Eric Kibowa (GK), Isa Mubiru, James Begisa, Joseph Vuni, Bernard Muwanga, Hassan Zzinda, Alex Kitatta, Brian Kayanja, Ezekiel Katende, Davis Kasirye, Christopher Kawagu.

Preview: Wakiso Giants target Maximum points against UPDF FC

Wakiso Giants will aim at collecting maximum points when they host UPDF at the Kabaka Kyabaggu stadium.

Both teams played out a goalless draw in the reverse fixture.

Hosts Wakiso Giants will hope to take advantage of the fact that they are playing at home having won two competitive their last two fixtures at the venue.

This will be the second time Wakiso Giants face their former head coach in Kefa Kisala.

After 21 league games, Wakiso Giants will be targeting just their fifth win of the season after losing 6 and drawing 11 times.

Visitors UPDF look safe from relegation but its not done as yet and they will be room for complacency as they sit 7th on the table with 32 points after 21 league games.


This will be the second meeting between the two sides after playing out a goalless draw in the first round.

How to watch

This game will be live on Sanyuka TV

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