Champions KCCA ready to upset giants Al Ahly

Tuesday May 15, 2018

  • KCCA (UG) Vs Al Ahly (EGY) – MNS, Namboole 4pm

Reigning league champions KCCA target to pick maximum points when they host Al Ahly of Egypt at Namboole in the Caf Champions League.

The group stages debutant come into the game on the back of a 1-0 defeat at the hands of fellow debutants Township Rollers while Al Ahly drew goalless with Tunisia’s Esperance.

Mike Mutebi admits the visiting Red Devils have a rich history but his young team ain’t scared.

“We respect Al Ahly as a dominant force and for all they have achieved,” Mutebi told the pre-match conference. “But as an emerging force, we have the desire to play against best.

“We have the youngest team on the continent with the average age of 21 and we have given these boys responsibility. What I can assure you is that we shall go and play our way.

Ibrahim Saddam Juma, Charles Lukwago and Muzamiru Mutyaba who missed the loss at Rollers are all available for selection.

KCCA sit bottom of group A that also has Tunisia’s Esperance with no point after match day one.