2016/17 FUFA Women Elite League: Holders Kawempe Muslim to face UCU Lady Cardinals in final


2016/17 FUFA Women Elite League Play offs:

  • Uganda Martyrs Lubaga 1-2 UCU Lady Cardinals
  • Kawempe Muslim 2-0 Olila

Sunday, 4th June 2017 (Finals at Wankulukuku stadium)

  • Third Place play off: Uganda Martyrs High School, Lubaga vs Olila – 1:30 p.m
  • Finals:  UCU Lady Cardinals vs Kawempe Muslim – 4:00 p.m

Action in the FUFA Women Elite league play offs between Uganda Martyrs High School, Lubaga and UCU Lady Cardinals (yellow)

The first set of the 2016/17 FUFA Women Elite league play-offs was played on Wednesday at the Phillip Omondi stadium, Lugogo in Kampala.

UCU Lady Cardinals overcame Uganda Martyrs High School Lubaga 2-1 in the first game of the day.

Moureen Kinavudori and Millicent Mwanzi scored the goals for UCU in the 21st and 25th minutes respectively.

Resty Nanziri’s 53rd minute goal was a mere consolation.

In the last game of the end, defending champions Kawempe Muslim Women Football club defeated a hard fighting Olila side 2-0.

Both Kawempe Muslim’s goals were scored by the league current top scorer, Hasfa Nassuna in the 47th and 91st minutes of the game.

Now Ayub Khalifan’s led side will face UCU Lady Cardinals in the finals slated for Sunday at the Mutesa II Wankulukuku stadium.

Leading scorers in the FUFA Women Elite League 2016/17 season 

  • Hasifa Nassuna (Kawempe Muslim) – 26 goals (24 in regular season)
  • Moureen Kinavudori (UCU Lady Cardinals) – 14 goals
  • Sharon Namatovu (Mutesa Royal) – 10 goals
  • Carol Nakyanzi  (Ajax Queens) – 8 goals