Onduparaka vs Gaddafi: Preview, Team News And Form Guides
WestNile Gaints Onduparaka Football Club play host to Gaddafi Football Club in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League encounter on Tuesday afternoon
The Caterpillars bounced back from a 3-1 league defeat to KCCA FC to beat Tooro United FC 2-1 in the Stanbic Uganda Cup clash where they progressed to the last 16 of the showe-piece.
George Lutalo’s men have collected 7 points from their last 5 league games. They currently sit 4th from the bottom of the log with 17 points after 18 games.
As for Gaddafi FC they head into this particular encounter after being knocked out of Stanbic Uganda Cup with a 1-0 defeat to Police FC. However the Soldier Boys registered a 1-0 victory against Mbarara City in their previous league encounter.
The Jinja based entity equally picked up 7 points from their last 5 league games and are currently rooted in the 8th place of the log with 24 points from 18 games.
Onduparaka FC will be missing Yakini Rashid and Agau Rashid. The duo have been ruled out due to respective injuries, Muwanga Matthias is out due to personal issues while Jarieko James and Ndalambi James will miss the clash because of school engagements.
Rashid Okockha remains sidelined as he continues to serve his suspension while the duo of Atamba Nathaniel and Gadafi Gadinho are expected to make their SUPL debuts for the Caterpillars after recieving their licences for the club.
Peter Onen charges meanwhile will be without the tetrad of Otim James, Muwawu Faisal, Musana Hassan and Buchochera Jamaldine who didn’t travel with the team to Arua due to various injuries.
Kyeyune Umar is ruled out due to accumulated cards meanwhile team captain Andrew Waiswa is back after fully recovering from injury.
This will be the second time the two teams will meet. The first meeting between Gaddafi FC and Onduparaka FC ended in a 2-all draw. Muhammed Shaban and Nathan Oloro (penalty) scored for the Catarpillars whilst Jamaldine Kalenzi Buchochela and Hassan Musana were all on target for the Soldier Boyz.
Referee: Henry Byaruhanga
1st assistant: Dick Okello
2nd assistant: Emmanuel Okudra
Fourth official:Rahuman Atiku
Assessor: Rosebell Rwamuyamba
Onduparaka vs Gaddafi will be live on Sanyuka TV. The game will kickoff at 4pm and will be played at Ababet GreenLight Stadium in Arua. Dribbler Sportz followers can catch live matchday updates on our Facebook page and full-time match reports will be published in our official website www.dribblersportz.com