StarTimes Uganda Premier League
KCCA FC 1 – 2 URA FC
MTN Omondi Stadium, Lugogo
KCCA FC suffered their second defeat of the 2020/21 season in a space of four days against contenders URA FC.
KCCA FC the hosts drew first blood courtesy of the in form Brian Aheebwa who nodded home off a Sam Ssenyonjo set up.
What followed then was a series of attacks and Aheebwa should have doubled the lead two minutes after his goal but his effort flew up and above.
The tax collectors leveled through Benjamin Nyakoojo who nodded past custodian and skipper Charles Lukwago.
Moments later, URA were awarded a penalty after Achai fouled Moses Sseruyidde in the box. Ivan Sserubiri stepped up to take the kick but his effort flew up and above.
Hardly had Ivan missed his kick when Joachiam Ojera set up Shafiq Kagimu to double the tax men’s lead before half time.
1-2 at the interval.
KCCA made some changes. Steven Sserwadda was introduced for Mazengo Stefano while Kigozi Samson paved way for debutant Bright Anukani.
Lwanga Charles later replaced Sam Ssenyonjo but the tax men held on to their win.
1-2 the final score. URA with three points in the bag against KCCA FC for the second time on the bounce.
The league takes a break till February 2021 due to CHAN preparations.
Lukwago (c) (GK), Iguma, Magambo, Musana, Achai, Mazengo (Sserwadda), Kigozi (Anukani), Mugume, Keziron, Aheebwa, Ssenyonjo (Lwanga)
Alionzi (GK), Mandela, Majwega, Nyakoojo, Mbowa, Galiwango (Sseruyide) Mutyaba (Sserubiri), Kyeyune, Kagimu (c) (Dada), Ojera, Mukwala