FUFA Big League 2018-19 | Thursday Results
January 2019 signing Norman Ojik and returning Kareem Ndugwa were both on target as Wakiso Giants overcame JMC Hippos in the FUFA Big League on Thursday.
After 13 games, the team christened as the ‘Purple Sharks’ remain unbeaten and comfortably leads the Elgon group.
Ojik, recruited from Police Football Club in the top tier poked home the opener 13 minutes into the game.
This was the second goal for Ogik having also scored on his debut against Amuka Bright Stars seven days ago.
In the second stanza, Ndugwa headed home the second off Hakim Ssenkumba’s delivery to extend the lead in the match also watched by music stars Liela Kayondo and Eddie Kenzo.
Ibrahim Kirya coached side thus extended their points tally to 27, a loft the Elgon group.
Second-placed Doves All Stars still managed to keep the pace of leaders with a hard-fought 1-0 away win against UPDF at Bombo.
In the other games, Entebbe earned a point off Light S.S in Amuria in goal-less stalemate, the second successive draw for Entebbe new coach James Odoch.
Mbale based Kataka fell 1-0 to Bukedea Town Council at the Emokori play ground.
Meanwhile, in the Rwenzori Group, Proline edeged Ntinda 3-0 at Lugogo, Kiboga Young humiliated visiting Bumate 6-0 at the Bamusuuta play ground in Kiboga as Kira Young fell 1-0 away to Kabale Sharp at the Kabale Muncipal Stadium.