BUL FC UPL

Bul edge Hippos in derby, Kirinya hold Bright Stars

Tuesday April 11, 2017 Results

JMC Hippos 1-2 Bul

Bright Stars 0-0 Kirinya Jinja SS

Bul enlightened their chances of surviving relegation with a slim 2-1 win over JMC Hippos in the Jinja derby at Kakindu.

Yunus Sibira and Derrick Walulya scored for Bul who now move to 10th on 26 points after 25 games, two points off safety.

Sibira put the visitors in the lead in the 44th minute before Walulya made it 2-0 in the 69th minute from a penalty after a foul in the area.

Moses Batali pulled one back for the hosts who stay at the base of the 16-team log with 10 points and failure to win any all their remaining fixtures will confirm the Hippos as a relegated side.

At Matugga, Bright Stars and Kirinya Jinja SS settled for a barren draw with the hosts adding a point to go on 28th while the visitors are now 14th with 24 points, one below safety.

The league returns on Friday with Vipers visiting Police at Namboole, Lweza host The Saints at Mutesa II stadium, Wankulukuku while URA takes on Express at Lugazi.