Big League: Booma Fc bounce back to winning ways in a five goal thriller.
Booma Fc 3-2 Northern Gateway Fc
Booma fc ended a two games winless run with a 3-2 score line victory over rock bottom Northern Gateway Fc.
The match was played at Masindi stadium which is the home ground of Booma fc on Tuesday 23rd of March.
Wabulo Emmanuel, Ookori Travor and Sempijja John Bosco were on target for the Tukyate Boys as they registered the eighth victory of the season in 22 games.
Before the Northern Gateway Fc win, the Masindi based side had gone two back to back matches without a win, Lossing to Kaaro Karungi Fc 2-0 away in Ibanda and sharing spoils with Adjumani Town Council Fc 2-2 at home.
Travor on his first start of the season, scored his first goal of the campaign as early as the sixth minute putting his side 1-0 up.
Eight minutes to half an hour mark, speed merchant Wabulo Emmanuel doubled the home team’s lead taking his tally to four goals in Booma fc colours.
At the very end of the first stanza, star midfielder Sempijja John Bosco stretched the lead to 3-0.
Ssempijja has now scored three goals for Booma Fc in the seven matches since his arrival in the 2023 January transfer window from Lunguja Galaxy Fc.
Before the first half whistle, the visitors pulled one back from Owani Ambrose going to break 3-1 down.
In the last 45 minutes only goal was scored and by Northern Gateway Fc, Booma Fc goalie Afoyo Richard was caught by striker Obete Emmanuel Madomo deal darling with the ball which resulted into the second goal for the away team, hence 3-2.
From then it was a tense match where Booma Fc played with caution not to concede an equalizer at the same time get the third goal.
At the same time Northern Gateway Fc had to give it all to snatch a point away, but all went without product as the score line remain 3-2 in Booma fc favour.
The result means Booma fc lip frog Calvary Fc to 5th position with 31 points.
Calvary fc drop to 6th with 30 points with a game at hand. They will host table leaders Kitara Fc on Sunday 26th March.
For Nothern Gateway Fc, they remain in the relegation battle 16th on the table with 18 points from 22 games.
This was the twelveth defeat they have suffered this season in 22 games.
Booma fc will again be at home in the next game hosting Kyetume Fc on Thursday 30th of March.
Northern Gateway Fc will entertain Jinja North United Fc on the same date.