One certainty in any Azam Uganda Premier league season is that the three bottom placed clubs will be relegated to the Big League. Any team struggling to reach at least the 35 point mark that supposedly ensures safety ( Proline have done) faces a tense final few games that are destined to end in tears for their supporters, players and management, With the replacements already confirmed after Mbarara city joined Maroons and Masavu on Sunday 7th, May 2017, its inevitable that some 3 teams have to create room for them.
With JMC Hippos already having confirmed relegation, SWIFT SPORTS analysts have managed to put all the teams that are liable for possible relegation on the scale.
Defensively, the second best team in the league conceding 20 goals but sitting in the relegation zone. Debutants Kirinya JSS are 14th on the log with 28 points and 3 games to go.
Coach Abbey Kikomeko took over the team following Alex Isabirye’s resignation and has improved the Jinja team despite living on the dead end of the table.
By the end of first round, They had no win in 15 matches and had scored a record low of 4 goals. However their recruitment in January has paid off, scoring 10 more goals and winning 5 games including a win against SC Villa and Vipers
They play host to Jinja compatriots JMC on Tuesday before facing off head on with Lweza in a decisive duel and later finishing off the season with Proline at home
Mutanda Bashir, Anthony Mayanja, George Senkaaba, defender Kawooya Mike, captain Kasonko George and Shot stopper Ikara Tom should do the required to ensure that Kirinya JSS stays for another season.