Entebbe FC hunt maiden win as Wakiso Giants seek to maintain grip on Elgon group

GLADYS ZAWEDDE

FUFA Big League is back on match day eight with nine games on the day.

Entebbe FC ( Former Masavu FC) are yet to taste victory and hope to get off the mark against Kataka FC from Mbale at Muteesa II Wankulukuku Stadium.

Their previous outing yielded only a point from JMC Hippos at Kakindu Stadium Jinja.

It’s a top of the table clash in the Elgon group as Wakiso Giants lock horns with second placed Light SS at Amuria High School grounds as both teams seek to close the year on top.

Wakiso Giants lead the group with 12 points while Light SS are second with 11 points.

Debutants Light SS lost 2-1 to Nebbi Central in the Nebbi Central in their last encounter while Ibrahim Kirya’s men defeated UPDF FC at Bugembe Stadium 1-0 courtesy of Daff Luboobi.

There is another interesting duel in the same group as Steven Bogere faces his brother Alex Isabirye. The former in the dugout for Kyetume and the later for UPDF.

UPDF will target to bounce back to winning ways after losing 1-0 to Wakiso Giants at Bugembe.

Nebbi Central hosts Bukedea TC at Nebbi Grounds.

Edward Golola who managed a goalless draw with Kitara FC against Kansai Plascon will be looking forward for maximum points in their visit to Vialli Binomugisha’s side Kabale Sharp at Kabale Municipal Grounds.

Rwenzori group toppers with 16 points from 6 point, Proline FC will also aim to continue with their winning streak in their visit to Bumate United at Christ High School grounds.

Shafik Bisaso will put his trust in the leading scorer of the league Ivan Bogere with 6 goals, Bright Anukani, Saidi Keni and Mustafa Mujuzi to look for a positive result.

High flying debutants Debutants Kiboga Young will also aim at extending their unbeaten run when they host Kireka United at Bamusuta grounds, they have managed 4 wins and 2 stalemates.

Kiboga young will be without Ivan Otto due to the injury sustained in their previous fixture.

JMC Hippos make a long trip to Arua to play Dove all Stars at Green Light Stadium Arua.

Wednesday Result
Water FC 2-3 Dove FC

Summary of Fixtures:

Rwenzori group:

Kabale Sharp Vs Kitara FC- Kabale Municipal Grounds.
Kansai Plascon Vs Ntinda United- Bishops Grounds Mukono.
Bumate United Vs Proline FC- Christ High School play ground.
Kiboga Young Vs Kireka United – Bamusuta Grounds.

Elgon group:
Dove all Stars Vs JMC Hippos – Green Light Stadium Arua
Light SS Vs Wakiso Giants – Amuria High School grounds.
Entebbe FC Vs Kataka FC – Muteesa II Stadium Wankulukuku.
Nebbi Central Vs Bukedea TC – Nebbi Grounds.
UPDF FC Vs Kyetume United – Bombo Barracks Grounds

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