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Final Showdown: Kampala Queens, She Corporate face off in league decider

SINAN RAJUB SENOGA

The champions of the FUFA Women Super League will be determined this Friday when She Corporate and Kampala Queens face off on the final day of the season at MUBS Arena in Nakawa.

Both teams are tied on 38 points with She Corporate leading the table courtesy of a slightly superior difference (+13) compared to (+12) of Kampala Queens.

She Corporate will need at least a draw to win the championship while Kampala Queens have nothing to settle for but a win to clinch the title.

Current table standing. Photo/FUFA Media

Both sides come into the contest after securing hard fought 1-0 wins over Olila High School and Tooro Queens.

Kampala Queens beat Olila through Resty Nanziri’s 75th minute goal while stand-in striker Whisper Alomo scored the all important goal for She Corporate against Tooro Queens.

Both teams have won 11 of the 17 games played, drawn five and lost once.

Team News

Kampala Queens have all players declared fit for the contest.

On the other hand, She Corporate haven’t released team news by press time but will be hoping to usher Favour Nambatya back into the starting team after missing the duel against Tooro Queens.

Key Players

She Corporate will be expected to rely on Phiona Nabbumba, Naume Nagadya as well as Nambatya who is their leading scorer with 10 goals.

The Hamza Lutalo coached team will automatically be looking up to Margret Kunihira, Zainah Nandede, Resty Nanziri and Shamira Nalugya. Both Kunihira and Nanziri have managed six goals while Nandede and Nalugya have scored five goals each.

There will be a battle for the golden glove as well. She Corporate custodian Daphine Nyayenga has garnered 10 clean sheets from 15 games while her counterpart Prima Mujide has managed nine clean sheets from the 16 games she has played.

Head To Head

This will be the 4th league meeting between both sides. Two of the previous three have ended in favor of She Corporate 4-0 and 2-1 in the 2019/20 season.

The third meeting was during the first round of this current season and ended 2-2. Resty Nanziri and Zainah Nandede scored for Kampala Queens while She Corporates rallied through Phiona Nabbumba and Naume Nagadya.

Probable Line Ups:

She Corporate; Daphine Nyayenga (GK), Aminah Nakato, Miriam Ibunyu, Margie Namirimu, Stella Musibika, Naume Nagadya, Cissy Nantongo, Phiona Nabbumba, Grace Nasongo, Favour Danielita Nambatya, Ronah Regina Nantege

Kampala Queens; Prima Mujide (GK), Judith Sanyu, Dorcus Nabuufu, Patricia Akiror, Lukiya Namubiru, Shakira Mutiibwa, Shamira Nalugya, Zainah Namuleme, Zainah Nandede, Resty Nanziri, Margret Kunihira

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