Airtel Masaza Cup 2017: Ssingo warms up for final with victory over UPL side


Ssingo Ssaza team players being inspected by the Buganda Kingdom sports minister, Owek. Henry Ssekabembe Kiberu

  • Friendly Match: Ssingo 3-1 Soana

Ahead of the 2017 Airtel Masaza Cup final, Ssingo humbled Uganda Premier League side Soana 3-1 in a friendly match played at the Mityana Ssaza ground on Sunday.

Ssingo’s goals were scored by Brian ‘Benteke’ Lubega (brace) and Isaac Otto while Mbaziira scored Soana’s consolation in the second half.

Ssingo used the match as a build up to Saturday’s final with Gomba at Mandela National Stadium in Namboole.

Twenty four hours earlier Soana had wo 3-0 against Mugusu, drew goal-less with Fort Portal Select in a match played at the Buhinga stadium.

Soana is preparing for the league kick off slated for next month.

Airtel Uganda Limited sponsors the 2017 Masaza Cup tournament.