Uganda Premier League (Match Day 19):
Maroons 0-1 Ndejje University
University head coach Raymond Timothy Komakech is optimistic about his side’s
chances of surviving relegation, following a hard fought 1-0 win on the road at
Maroons on Tuesday.
Premier League debutants Ndejje University earned a crucial victory over Uganda
Prisons service funded football club at the lake side Prisons stadium in
Asaba was the hero with the lone strike on the evening in the 35th
Asaba is one
of the additions that the club made during the January transfer player transfer
the victory which is their third in 19 matches will inspire the team ahead of
the remaining matches.
I am grateful for my players for the spirited performance in the 1-0 win over Maroons. We played a team and we were determined. This away win has given us the confidence as we go to the next game against Tooro United. We shall ensure we fight exactly the way we did against Maroons so that we close the gap with the clubs that are also in the same struggle against relegation
Raymond Timothy Komakech, Head coach Ndejje University
forced into an early change when midfielder Emmanuel Olinga limped out for
defender Belmos Opio was cautioned by FIFA referee William Oloya.
Maroons’ midfielder Isaac Kisujju, goalkeeper Derrick Mukule and Robert Eseru
were the booked parties for Ndejje University.
University are now 14th with 13 points, jumping Nyamityobora who
host Express on Wednesday at the Kakyeka Stadium, Mbarara.
suffered their 9th loss of the campaign, as they dropped to 13th
on the log with 18 points.
Goal hero Asaba was named the pilsner man of the match.
University host Tooro United on 20th February 2019 at the Arena of Visions in Luweero as Maroons
will be away to Express at Wankulukuku on the same day.
Team Line ups:
Emma Akol (G.K),
Samson Mutyaba, Brian Majwega, Belmos Opio, Allan Anguyo, Yahaya Lutti, Ronald
Orombi, Emma Olinga, Isaac Otto, Rashid Agua, Solomon Walusimbi
(G.K), Eddie Kapampa, Martin Mpuuga, Pius Obuya, Alex Wogalo, Seif Batte, Chris
Head coach: Robert Ssekweyama
Ndejje University XI:
Mukule (G.K), Steven Akena, Hamim Ssemakula, Joseph Othieno, Edward Kabona,
Paul Ddumba, Noel Nasasira, Anwar Ntege, Steven Ategeka, Isaac Kisujju,
Wokorach (G.K), Ronald Odokonyero, Sam Matovu, Kalama De Boss, Baden Mujahid,
Ronald Sseku, Robert Eseru
Head coach: Raymond Komakech
Other Results on Tuesday:
Onduparaka 0-0 URA
0-0 Mbarara City
SC Villa 2-1 Paidha Black Angels
S.S 1-0 Police
Mutanda (SC Villa) – 11 Goals
(Police) – 11 Goals
(Kirinya-Jinja S.S) – 10 Goals
Sserunkuma (Vipers) – 9 Goals
Henry Kaddu (KCCA) – 8 Goals
Dada (Nyamityobora) – 7 Goals
Senkatuka (Bright Stars) – 7 Goals
(Maroons) – 6 Goals
(Tooro United) – 6 Goals
Mucureezi (Mbarara City) – 6 Goals