By: Erias Kayondo
Ibrahim Kirya will be expected to begin work right away as Mbarara City hosts an in form Masavu FC.
In their previous games, the Lions of Ankole played to a one all stalemate against URA fc away in Namboole while the Bugonga based side won their game 2:1 against Onduparaka fc at the fisheries’ grounds in Entebbe.
The two sides will be meeting for the first time in the top flight, having been in the same group of the big league.
Masavu FC: W L D W W
Mbarara City: D D D L D
Masavu fc will be without Mutah Sulaiman while Philly Lutaya and Brian Nsubuga will also be sidelined due to injury
On the opposite side, Swaliki Bebe, Bwambale Sowed , Clinton Kamugisha and Siraje Musindo are all available for selection after missing the previous game.
Santos Hakizimana, Salim Hood and Bassey Methodius are all out for the hosts while Ibrahim Oriti will have to undergo a late fitness test.
A win for Mbarara City takes them to 19 points while a win for Masavu will see them slightly above the red line.