Reigning champions Buddo Secondary School have sealed their berth to the quarter finals of the COPA COCA-COLA National football championships.
Through Joseph Kafumbe’s brace that came in each half of the game, they eliminated Uganda Maryrts High School Lubaga.
Buddo Secondary School join Royal Giant High School who qualified to the quarter finals without playing after Nakaseke International College’s disqualification.
Debutants Kawempe Royal College suffered q 2-0 defeat at the hands of Standard High School
Abdallah Salim ( also a player of SC Villa Junior team) and Emmanuel Okwi scored in the first and second half of the game respectively to give Standard High School Zzana the maximum points.
Following a full-time goalless stalemate, Bulo Parents eliminated Masaka Secondary School 4-3 on spot kicks.
Buddo Secondary School head coach Simon Mugerwa admitted that his side did not exhibit their usual flare despite victory.
” My side did not have a good game but I am happy we managed to get the maximum points and it is what matters most so now we are going back to organise and see how we can win the remaining three games so that we can retain the title.”
More quarter final fixtures are lined up this evening and their corresponding results will come through.