Mike Mutebi adamant KCCA FC can overturn 3-goal deficit


KCCA FC Coach Mike Mutebi is refusing to give up a ghost in his side’s two-legged Caf Confederation Cup play-off against AS Otoho d’Oyo despite losing the first leg.

Mike Mutebi

The Kasasiro Boys lost 3-0 to the Congolese side on Sunday, a grim result that put their hopes of progression to the much vaunted group stages on the precipice, literary.

Forward Moussa Yedan opened the scoring in the 20th minute from 12 yards and again two minutes later completed his brace when caught the KCCA FC defence napping to slot home the second.

Kikasa Wamba got the third late on for the home side.

3-0 is a kind of result the requires lots to be overturned and gaffer Mike Mutebi is optimistic the contest is” not over yet” a head of the return leg this Sunday.

In his post-match remarks, the eccentric coach said,

“It’s not over yet,” Mutebi said before giving a rousing assessment to his opponents on why they over powered them.

“They were just effective in the final third, we were not but we were not out played at all.”

“The chances they got, they used them and that’s the difference today, otherwise we need to go back home and prepare for the return leg adequately,” he added.

Mutebi’s attacking style of play is believed to have hastened his side’s downfall in Congo but the coach categorically stated his team will always stick on the attacking style of play.

“We didn’t come here to play a containing game, we were attacking, even when we go back home we have to play the same way but we shall be more effective with the chances we get because we know we shall get the chances,” Mutebi added.

KCCA FC will need to put up a nearly flawless display and score at least four goals without response for them to advance to the group stages of the 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup with a better goal difference.


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