Pilsner Man of the Match: Deo Isejja (Kyetume FC)


Circumstances of the case

It was stated in the referees report of SUPL match between Kyetume FC Vs Tooro United FC played on Wednesday 15th January 2020 at The Mighty Arena-Jinja, that Tooro United FC among others fielded an ineligible player in the names of Kasibante James.

The allegation was premised on the fact that the aforementioned player had no licence for the match making him ineligible to play against Kyetume FC on the above mentioned matchday.

Tooro United FC submitted their response to the disciplinary proceedings.

Legal framework

Article 26(3) of the FUFA Competitions rules establishes that, “A player(s) whose license cannot be presented by club officials at the time of inspection, shall be ineligible to play in the respective FUFA Competition Match…”

The CDP finds that;

1. Tooro United FC fielded Kasibante James against Kyetume FC on 15 January 2020.
2. Kasibante James was registered and issued with a licence by FUFA on 17 January 2020 at 4:00pm
3. Kasibante James was ineligible to play the match against Kyetume FC on 15 January 2020.

Accordingly, CDP orders that;

1. Tooro United FC loses the match against Kyetume FC by forfeiture in accordance with Art. 19 (19) of the FUFA Competitions Rules which establishes that, “A Club that fields an ineligible player shall lose the match by forfeiture to the opposing team.”

2. The table standings be updated accordingly.


Date Time League Season Match Day
15/01/2020 4:55 pm Uganda Premier League 2019/20 17


The Mighty Arena - Jinja SSS
Kirinya Jinja SSS Grounds


Club1st Half2nd HalfGoals
Tooro United FC000


2Benon Tahomera Defender
6Jonathan Mugabi Defender
08Ibrahim Ceaser Kazindula Forward
9Robert Ssentongo Forward
11Cephas Kambugu 21 Forward 7 (P
13Deo Isejja Midfielder
14Julius Lule Midfielder
17Noel Nasasira Forward
18Joel Mutakubwa Goalkeeper
24Julius Ntambi Defender
27Emmanuel Obua Defender
Fahe Micheal Ange 9
21Dennis Lubowa 11
Bashir Wandawa 08 Forward

Tooro United FC

1Crispas Kusiima Goalkeeper
3Isa Mubiru Defender
7Davis Ssali Forward
8Willy Kavuma 52'
9Yaffesi Kalemba Mubiru Forward 52'
11Charles Musiige Forward
16John Byamukama Defender
36Rashid Muhammad Mukungu Midfielder 83'
4Akram Kakembo Defender
12James kasibante 30 Forward
23Farouk Katongole Defender 18'
30Faisal Ssekyanzi 12 Defender
Deus Katuramu 8

Coach: Muhammad Kisekka
Staff: Frank Ssebagala
Assistant Coach: Sam Charles Ssenyange Nsanziro
Assistant Coach: Eric Ndifuna

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RefereesFourth Official
Mathias Omunyira
Nasser Mohammed Kirya
Simon Peter Okello
Bob Omolo
Rajab Bakasambe