• February 19, 2024

 

Results

URA FC 2-0 KCCA FC – Mehta Stadium, Lugazi.

SC Villa 0-1 Arua hills Mutesa II Stadium, Wankulukuku.

Oduparaka 0-1 Soltilo Bright stars – Green light stadium, Arua.

UPDF FC 0-1 Vipers SC – Bombo Military Barracks Grounds.

Vipers narrowly defeated UPDF 0-1 at Bombo Military Barracks Grounds to complete double in Uganda Premier League.

The first fixture at St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende ended 4-0 in favour of Vipers thanks to Yunus Sentamu’s hatrick.

Vipers scored as early as in the 2nd minute thanks to Milton karisa’s heavy cross that was pushed by UPDF’s goalkeeper Derrick Were into his own net.

Both teams looked flat in creating chances with the visitors coming with one of Abubakar Lawal though was cleared from the line by Christopher Kawagu.

UPDF had their scoring chance late in the added time when Faridi Rashid coming with a bouncing header but was dealt responsibly by Rogers Torach.

Vipers could have their best day because Rivals KCCA FC and SC Villa were all defeated.

This got them closer in the title race as they are now 8 points below table leaders SC Villa and still have more 4 games in hand.

They are currently 3rd on the Uganda Premier League log with 35 points from 18 games.

In the other side, UPDF remained 12th with 22 points from 22 games.

 

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