KYAMBOGO,Stage for Nakawa University Derby.
Kyambogo Playgrounds will be center stage of action as rival neighbours get off in the First leg quarter-final match of 10 year Pepsi University Football League on Tuesday 27th September 2022 at 1500 hours.
Named the Nakawa University Derby,2018 University League Champions Kyambogo University host two time Winners Makerere University Business School in a must watch affair.
In celebrating 10 years of this Leagues’ existence,both sides have met seven times with tomorrow’s visitors recording Four Wins and three draws including the memorable 2014 final at the Mandela National Stadium,Namboole.
En route to this season’s quarter-finals, MUBS topped Group B tallying maximum points from opponents Nkumba University, University of Kisubi and Muni University but Coach Charles Ayiekoh insists this is not a get over.
“Any game against Kyambogo is a big game, it is a UFL derby and everyone is excited and looking forward, We are at a bit of a disadvantage since we have just come from exams and I know we shall need to double our efforts to win the game,”.
Hosts Kyambogo University had an average work out winning twice, drawing once and losing once against Kabale University and Bishop Stuart in Group C which had three teams but Coach Lobo believes it’s time to get the best against fierce rivals.
“We are very ready and very excited about the game. Everyone is in good spirits and we are looking forward to a good game. MUBS is a good team and has been beating us but this time we have prepared and we are confident we shall win,” Lobo said.
The Spirits are high,the fans are ready but will the game be up to expectations?