StarTimes Uganda Premier League, Wednesday result
SC Villa 1-0 Express
Emmanuel Wasswa’s second half goal was enough to hand SC Villa the city bragging rights as the Jogoos edged Express 1-0 in a league game played at Bombo Barracks ground on Wednesday.
The victory, which completed a double after the same first round scoreline, saw Villa reclaim their third spot in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League (SUPL) table earlier taken by Onduparaka,
The 16-time league winners move to 33 points, 10 behind leaders Vipers SC and eight adrift of KCCA.
Coach Edward Kaziba’s Villa took the lead on 70 minutes after some intelligent craft from David Owori, which was beautifully buried by Wasswa.
This was Villa’s ninth win in 19 matches, while for George Ssimwogerere’s Express, it was 10th defeat in the aforementioned number of games, leaving the Red Eagles two places above relegation on 21 points.