George Ssenkaaba scored the lone goal as Kitara FC edged Proline FC 1-0 in a thrilling encounter played at Startimes Stadium Lugogo on Thursday.
Ssenkaaba, formerly at SC Villa, improvised with a back-heel at close range to beat Keeper Michael Muhumuza in the first half handing Coach Richard Makumbi a successful debut.
Pint-sized attacking midfielder Noordin Bunjo shot wide twice while Ivan Bogere and Allan Gerald Egaku also failed to convert their chances as Proline eventually lost their second of game of the Big League season.
Shafic Bisaso’s side however remain on top of the Rwenzori group with 23 points from 11 games.
The victory elevated Kitara FC to fifth with 18 points, five shy of table leaders Proline in the Rwenzori group.
In Elgon group, Promotion chasing Wakiso Giants made easy work of visiting Amuka Bright Stars with a commanding 3-0 victory at Bugembe Stadium in Jinja.
Goals from Captain Feni Ali and new signings Norman Ojik and Yasin Mugume propelled the Purple Sharks to victory as they consolidated their Elgon group top spot.
Ibrahim Kirya’s men have now gathered 23 points from eleven games, and this was their sixth win of the campaign and remain unbeaten this season.
Kireka 0-2 Ntinda
Water 2-2 Kiboga
Proline 0-1 Kitara
Kira United 0-2 Kansai Plascon
Doves FC 1-1 Kabale Sharp
JMC Hippos 0-0 Bukedea
Entebbe 1-1 UPDF
Light SS 0-0 Kataka
Wakiso 3-0 Amuka
Kataka Vs Doves All Stars
Kyetume Vs Amuka