Saturday, 8th January

Vipers SC 1-1 BUL FC
SC Villa 0-0 UPDF FC
Onduparaka 4-2 Tooro United

SC Villa played out a goalless draw with UPDF FC in the Uganda Premier League game played at the FUFA Technical Centre in Njeru.

Villa will rue missed opportunities in a game Nicholas Kabonge was named the Pilsner man of the match.

The Jogoos are now winless in their last two games and remained in 10th with 16 points, 5 above the relegation zone.

Villa registers their second goalless draw of the season after one with rivals Express in November but they keep their 4th cleansheet of the season.

UPDF FC who dropped to 9th place with 19 points, are without a win in their last six games.

They their first cleansheet in 10 games, they last kept one on 6th November against Mbarara City after a 1-0 win and their third cleansheet of the season.

UPDF stretches their unbeaten run against Villa to four matches, winning the last 3 encounters.

The last time SC Villa defeated UPDF was a 2-0 victory on 14th October 2017 courtesy of Ambrose Kirya and Allan Kyambadde strikes.

What next for both side

The two sides face off in the second round on Sunday, 6th February as UPDF host SC Villa at the Bombo Military Barracks Ground.

Team Lineups

SC Villa XI: Martin Ssenkooto (GK), Gavin Kizito, Joseph Kafumbe, Fred Agandu, Gift Fred, Amir Kakomo, Sadam Masereka, Salim Abdallah, Nicholas Kabonge, Isaac Ogwang, Travis Mutyaba.

Subs: Kibirige Meddie (GK), Bayo Ali, Muhindo Benson, Mawa Oscar, Iddi Abdul Wahid, Ssekiranda Derrick, Oyirwoth Goffin.

UPDF XI: Wasswa Yusuf (GK), James Begesa, Oyirwoth Daglas, Kasozi Samson, Kirya Aggrey, Okello Donato, Ibrahim Wammanah, Musa Mudde, Ezekiel Katende, Sabiri Yasin, Mugisha Rogers.

Subs: Brian Bwete (GK), Simon Mbazira, Salim Huud, Taban Philip, Yiga Frank, Dongo Mustafa, Kyeline Medi.


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