Kitara edge Kyetume in tense penalty shoot-out | FUFA Big League playoffs


FUFA Big League playoffs:

  • 1st Match: Paidha Black Angels 3-0 Kabale Sharp
  • 2nd Match: Kitara  1 (3)-1 (1) Kyetume

Promotional Final (Sunday, 20th May 2018):

  •  Paidha Black Angels Vs Kitara – Star Times Stadium, Lugogo – 1:30 pm

Championship Final:

  • Nyamityobora Vs Ndejje University – Star Times Stadium, Lugogo (4:00 pm)

Hoima Municipality side Kitara came from a goal down to eject Kyetume 3-1 in post-match penalties of the FUFA Big League playoffs.

Kyetume XI

Kyetume skipper Sharif Ssaka tapped home in an empty net on the stroke of half time to give Livingstone Mbabazi’s coached club the lead heading to the mandatory half time break.

Former Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) and Express midfielder Derrick Tekkwo found the equalizer with a powerful header off a corner delivered by Dennis Monday on the 75th minute mark to take the into spot kicks.

During the tense penalty shoot outs, Samuel Adibo, Denis Monday and Roger Lukwiya scored their kicks for Kitara as Derrick Tekkwo had missed his opening kick.

Kyetume managed one goal from Charles Musoke. Richard Matovu hit the post, Sharif Ssaaka blasted over the bar and former URA left winger Elukana Nkugwa also hit the post.

Paidha Black Angels will face Kitara in Sunday’s final at the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo at 1:30 pm.

The championship final is between Ndejje University and Nyamityobora at 4 pm.


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