Bright stars seek to bounce back against Nyamityobora

GLADYS ZAWEDDE

Bright Stars Vs Nyamityobora
Venue: Champions Stadium Mwererwe
Kick-off: 4:30pm
Date: Wednesday 13th- March

Fresh from eliminating Nebbi Central at the quarter finals of Stanbic Uganda Cup inconsistent Bright Stars hosts relegation threatened Nyamityobora.

Nyamityobora FC registered their 4th win of the season after defeating the Caterpillars 1-0 with Joseph Akandanaho’s late strike.

In their last league encounter, Bright stars lost to Maroons FC at the prisons grounds in Luzira.

In the first leg, Bright stars beat Nyamityobora 3-2 and a double is on the cards.

FORM GUIDE
Bright Stars : L W D L D
Nyamityobora: W L D L L

Brian Kayanja, Benson Wagima and Nelson Senkatuka will be the men to watch as Bright Stars targets a double over Abanyakare.

Alex Komakech, Ibrahim Pengere, Ibrahim Dada, Charles Musige and Barni Calvin are doubtful ahead of this tie, they will be subjected to a late fitness assessment.

Despite missing out some of his key players Alex Isabirye believes that his team are prepared enough to garner all three points away from home.

“We have fully prepared for this game and I come in this encounter expecting a good display from my boys hence maximum points.”

Isabirye told the press.

11th placed Bright Stars can move to 9th if they win while the Abanyakare can not move positions despite maximum points.