Uganda Cup: Paidha Black Angels eject Sadolin Paints, book final slot


FUFA Uganda Cup 2016/17:

2nd Leg semi-finals

  • Sadolin Paints 1-2 Paidha Black Angels

*Paidha Black Angels progress on 3-2 aggregate

Paidha Black Angels team players

West Nile based football club, Paidha Black Angels became the first club to progress to the 2016/17 Uganda Cup final.

Paidha Black Angels was confirmed after eliminating Sadolin Paints 3-2 on aggregate.

They lost 2-1 on the day during the return leg played at the Mandela National stadium played on Saturday.

Karim Ndugwa scored a brace for the Painters inside the opening 20 minutes of the game.

Fred Amaku had the consolation for the visitors in the 53rd minute.

Paidha Black Angels who had won the opening leg 2-0 in Zombo thus become the second FUFA Big league club to play the final in two successive seasons following Onduparaka’s heroics last year.

The return leg of the second semi-final between KCCA and Express shall be played on Tuesday at the Mutesa II Wankulukuku stadium.

KCCA has a slim advantage having won the first leg 3-2 at their Phillip Omondi stadium, Lugogo.

This year’s final shall be held at the Bet way Green Light stadium in Arua, hosted by West Nile Region.

Airtel Uganda is one of the FUFA Partners for the Uganda Cup with prize money for the winning team and the subsequent teams.