Big League: Mbarara City Fc target second place as Calvary Fc visit.
Mbarara City Fc vs Calvary Fc.
Mbarara City Fc will have eyes on the second place on the FUFA Big League table as they welcome Calvary Fc at Kikyeka stadium on Wednesday 22nd of March.
Both teams come this fixture fresh from Stanbic Uganda cup engagement. Mbarara City Fc were 1-0 losers to KCCA FC at MTN Omondi stadium while Calvary Fc progressed to the quarter finals after eliminating Kitara Fc 8-7 in penalty shootouts after a one-all draw in normal time.
Coach Sadiq Sempigi side Mbarara City Fc head to this fixture well aware that a win pushes them to second on the table with 40 points, three bellow leaders Kitara Fc.
The other side of Calvary Fc, maximum points against Mbarara City Fc take them to 33 points, remaining 5th but closing in on to NEC Fc who have 37 points after 21 games.
The reverse fixture which was played at Midigo play ground in Yumbe ended in a one-all stalemate.
The Ankole Lions have the biggest weapon this campaign which is their home ground where they are undefeated since the start of the season.
They have conceded one goal in the last five matches at their home base, scored fifteen winning four and drawing one.
But they came a goal down to share points with NEC FC 1-1 the last time they played at Kakyeka stadium.
For Calvary fc it is the opposite, they have lost all the last five games on the road including a 3-0 against Police Fc previously.
The last time Calvary fc picked maximum points away from home was against Booma fc 3-2 in Masindi on 5th of January in year.