Bright Stars intensify survival mission with victory over Police


Bright Stars enhanced their survival fight with a 2-1 win over fellow relegation fighters Police in a game played at Lugogo.

Captain Sulaiman Ssebunza and on-loan winger Muwadda Mawejje scored for the Paul Kiwanuka coached side to register their sixth win of the campaign.

Ssebunza converted a penalty in the 52nd minute following a foul play on Joseph janjali inside the box.

Mawejje made it 2-0 10 minutes later before striker Hood Kaweesa found a consolation for the Cops in the closing stages.

Bernard Muwanga, who was making his league debut since his return to Bright Stars, was named man of the match.

Police remain 14th on the log of 16 teams with 22 points collected from 22 outings.

Bright Stars FC move to the 10th position with 26 points from the same number of games.

Both sides will play their next games on Saturday 22nd. Police FC visit Tooro United, Bright Stars host bottom placed Proline.
Bright Stars will host bottom placed Proline.

Police FC XI
Mutebi, Rukundo, Galiwango, Kaggwa, Ocen, Kayongo, Katongole, Wasswa, Kigozi, Kizito, Katwe

Bright Stars
Kiwanuka, Kyambadde, Ssekitto, Walusimbi, Ssebunza, Muwanga, Mawejje, Kalisa, Janjali, Nkonge, Ssempala

Tuesday results
• Vipers SC 0-0 KCCA
• Police 1-2 Bright Stars
• Busoga United 3-0 URA
• Wakiso Giants 2-1 Maroons

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