By: David Gombe
Maroons welcomes Police at Luzira Prisons grounds with both sides assured of topflight football next season. The two sides will only be seeking for a better finish as the league approaches it’s climax.
The two will take on each other with only one point separating them. Maroons is the better placed side and are current occupants of 6th position with 36 points accumulated in 28 league games.
Police on the other hand are 8th placed on the AUPL log with 35 points collected from 28 league games.
Maroons played out to a goalless draw with Bright Stars in their previous games at Luzira Prisons grounds.
The cops come into this after suffering a 2-0 loss in their last game at the hands of table leaders Vipers.
Maroons : D L D D D
Police : L W L L L
The last 7 encounters between them have seen each wining once and the rest ending in stalemates. Both sides played out to a 2-2 draw in their first round contest at Namboole.
Maroons has registered 2 wins at home, drawn 10 and lost twice in the 14 games they have hosted this season. The prison side has also managed 15 clean sheets from the 28 league games they have played.
On the road, Police have not been great visitors and have only managed 3 wins, drawn once and lost 10 in their 14 league outings this season. The cops have also registered 9 clean sheets in the 28 league games they have played.
Solomon Walusimbi, Ronald Orombi and Pius Obuya are expected to guide the Luzira based side to maximum points.
The visitors will look up to Norman Ojik, Pius Kagwa and Aggrey Madoi to lift them for a positive result.
Maroons will consolidate their 6th place with victory while maximum points for Police will see them replace their opponents in 6th place.
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