Saturday Results

  • Express 1-1 UPDF
  • Gaddafi 1-1 SC Villa
  • Onduparaka 0-2 URA

Debutant Joseph Ssemujju came off the bench to score two second half goals as four time champions URA beat hosts Onduparaka 2-0 in Arua.

The new signing scored in the 58th and 85th minute to hand URA their first league win in eight matches.

The win improved URA’s points tally to 17 after 15 games but stay 12th on the log.

Onduparaka remain bottom of the standings with only seven points after 15 games.

In the day’s early kick off, Express threw away a second half lead with two minutes on the clock to draw 1-1 with UPDF at Wankulukuku.

Allan Kayiwa scored in the 74th minute to hand the Red Eagles a lead but the army side salvaged a point when Musa Aluma slotted home as he caught the hosts’ backline sleeping on the job.

Express have now gone a record eight games in the league without victory and this was another game where they threw away a lead.

In Jinja, Joseph Kafumbe scored less than sixty seconds after Alex Kitaata had given Gaddafi a lead in the 68th minute.

Villa stay 5th on the table with 25 points while Gaddafi are 7th with three adrift.

The league takes a break until February 21 as clubs now embark on the Stanbic Uganda Cup Round of 32.

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