GoalScorer redcarded in University Football League Affair.
Action in Ten Year Pepsi University Football League continued on Thursday Evening at the Canon’s Arena,Mukono in a first Leg Semi-final affair.
In an end to end duel, Defending Champions Uganda Christian University edged Uganda Matyrs’ University in a 1-0 scoreline.
In a contest hugely possesed by the visitors,Isaac Ofwoyirwoth was the man of the moment as his calm pressing in the 14th minute should be the difference at Full-time albeit being sent for an early shower within thirty minutes to play after elbowing the opponents’ defender.
Uganda Matyrs’ University having dominated this Fixture in the last seven meetings started hot and even being denied by the woodwork within the first five minutes was evidence that they had come to hold on to history.
The man of the moment,Isaac Ofwoyirwoth being sent off in the 60th minute was a catalyst to efforts put up by 2017 Champions but experience was a point to bank on for the hosts since they are former Champions.
Uganda Matyrs’ University Substitute Kennedy Kasozi was also sent packing to leave both sides to ten men but with only two minutes to whistle end ,they will look at approaching better in the return leg on 27th Thursday October 2022 In Nkozi.
Action in the Pepsi University Football League* semi-finals continues on Tuesday 25th October 2022 when St. Lawrence University host Makerere University Business School who replaced Kyambogo Universityfollowing their successful petition over the latter’s use of an impersonator during their quarter-final second leg win at Nakawa.