Shaban Brace Helps KCCA Stun Arua Hill As 10-man Onduparaka FC Suffer Another Defeat
StarTimes Uganda Premier League action continued on Friday with three games on card as KCCA FC and Sports Club Villa recorded wins, while Maroons FC and Bright Stars Settled for a goalless draw.
KCCA FC 3-2 Arua Hill SC:
Muhammad Shaban scored a magical brace while Rogers Mato sealed the victory to hand KCCA FC a 3-2 win over Arua Hill Sports Club.
Isaac Ogwang and Innocent Media scored consolation goals for the Kongolo Boys who were condemned to their sixth defeat this season.
Victory saw KCCA FC extend their lead at the top to 35 points from 16 matches while Arua Hill SC are in the sixth position with 23 points from 15 games.
KCCA FC are back in action on 19th March as they visit Vipers SC at St Mary’s stadium while Arua Hill SC host the same opponent Vipers SC at Barifa Stadium on Wednesday 1st March.
SC Villa 2-1 Onduparaka FC:
In the early kick-off, Onduparaka’s woes continued as they were defeated 2-1 by Sports Club Villa at AkiBua stadium.
Hassan Musana and Charles Bbale hand the Jogoos their 9th win of the season while Okocha Rashid converted from the spot for the Caterpillars who were later reduced to a man down after Mandela Aziz recieved his marching orders for a second bookable offense on David Owori just two minutes to the stoppage time.
Victory elevates SC Villa to the 4th place in the log standings with 28 points from 16 games while Onduparaka FC remain rooted at the bottom of the log with 7 points from 16 games.
SC Villa are back in action on 5th March 2023 as they visit Express Fc at Wankulukuku stadium while Onduparaka FC will host Gadaffi FC at Ababet Greenlight Stadium on Friday 4th March.
Marooons FC 0-0 Bright Stars:
Elsewhere Maroons and Bright Stars couldn’t be separated as they played to a goalless draw at Luzira Maximum Prison grounds.
The draw lifts Maroons FC to the 9th place on 19 points from 16 matches level while Bright Stars remained in the 8th position on 21 points.
Both teams are back in action on Friday 4 March as Maroons visit Wakiso Giants while Bright Stars will host Blacks Power.
StarTimes Uganda Premier League MD17-RESULTS:
*Maroons 0-0 Bright Stars
*SC Villa 2-1 Onduparaka
*KCCA 3-2 Arua Hill