Titanic clash as Kitende and Jinja S.S vie for schools supremacy

David GOMBE

St.Mary’s Kitende Vs Jinja SS
Venue : Kakindu Stadium
Time : 3pm

St. Mary’s Kitende and Jinja Secondary will contest in the Copa Coca-Cola Schools Cup final today Saturday 18th May at Kakindu Stadium in Jinja.

The two sides will be locking horns in a repeat of 2017 Copa finals which were held in Masaka. Jinja SS edged Kitende on penalties to claim the trophy.

Kitende edged defending champions Buddo SS on 7-6 after a 1-1 stalemate in a dramatic semifinals while Jinja needed a Ashraf Kawaasi strike to overcome 10 man Standard High Zana.

 

Kitende will be seeking for a 9th trophy, they last won the competition in 2015. Jinja are also in hunt for a second one which will be a remarkable achievement winning it in their home district

Jinja SS will look up to Lawrence Twezikya the tournament top scorer with 12 goals alongside Ashraf Kawaasi for inspiration.

Denis Kiggundu, Steven Serwadda, Charles Lwanga and Richard Basangwa are expected to guide Kitende to their first triumph since 2015.

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