Poloto and Okello celebrate

KCCA FC overcame neighbors Proline FC to end the first round of the 2019/20 season on a high.

Despite struggling to find the breakthrough in the opening stages of the game, when the let out opened, it rained goals.

Youngster Sam Ssenyonjo continued with impressive run for the champions opening the score at the stroke of halftime.

Ssenyonjo has now scored four goals in the four games he has played for KCCA FC since earning his debut.

In the second stanza, Nicholas Kasozi doubled the lead in what was his first goal since joining KCCA FC last season.

He headed home from Musitafa Kizza’s corner kick delivery. Allan Okello put up a late show to bag a brace, with his first coming in the 78th minute off Ssenyonjo’s assist.

The second came deep in stoppage when he was set up by second half substitute Julius Poloto.

Poloto received a standing ovation from the fans after returning to action for the first time in 9 months.

KCCA FC now reduce the gap between them and leaders Vipers SC to just two points ahead of the second round.

Proline FC

Starting XI

Bashir Ssekagya (GK), Mustafa Mujuzi(C), Yusuf Mukisa, Ibrahim Sendi, Arnold Sserunjogi, Joseph Mandela, Bright Anukani, Rodgers Mato, Edrisa Lubega, Hamis Kizza, Hakim Kuwanuka

KCCA FC

Starting XI

Charles Lukwago (GK), Musa Ramathan, Samuel Kato, John Revita, Mustafa Kizza, Gift Ali, Nicholas Kasozi, Joseph Kafumbe, Allan Okello, Erisa Ssekisambu, Samuel Ssenyonjo