FUFA WOMEN’S CUP: She Corporates, Lady Doves to renew rivalry in semi finals

David GOMBE

The 2019 FUFA Women’s Cup semifinal draw was successfully held on Wednesday 22nd May at FUFA House Mengo, Kampala.

She Corporates will entertain Lady Doves at MUBS playgrounds in Nakawa on Match day 29 whereas Echos High School have been draw at home against Makerere University at Soroti playgrounds in the second semifinal.

She Corporates and Lady Doves were opponents in the regular season of the FUFA Women Elite League but played out two goalless draws at Masindi and Nakawa.

The two were in contention for the second and final play off berth from the Elizabeth group before the latter sealed it with two games to the league climax.

Lady Doves cruised to the semi finals after earning a walkover victory over Olila High School while She Corporates defeated Uganda Martyrs 1-0.

Prior to the draw, both teams were dubbed as the favorites having not conceded a single goal thus far.

Makerere University defeated Kawempe Muslim Junior team 3-1 whereas Echoes edged Tooro United 2-1 at the quarter final level.

The dates for the semifinal duels are yet to be confirmed but the date for the grand finale has been set for 8th June 2019 at a venue yet to be communicated.

Extra time will not be required in case of a stalemate in normal time, spot kicks will determine the winner.

UCU Lady Cardinals were last year's champions after defeating She Corporates 2-0 at Kabohe grounds in Bushenyi.