Charles Baale hands SC Villa victory on return to Wankulukuku.
Full Time: SC Villa 1-0 Bright Stars Fc
SC Villa continued with perfect form on return to Mutesa|| stadium in Wankulukuku after four months by beating Bright Stars Fc 1-0 in the game played on Tuesday 4th of April.
Charles Baale goal was the difference as the Jogoos managed maximum points on the day.
As the game looked to be going for a burren stalemate, Baale with eighteen minutes to play scored the all important goal putting the home side 1-0 up.
Ivan Sserubiri needed two minutes on the match after he was introduced to cross to Baale from the left.
This was Charles Baale’s sixth league goals this season.
Asaph Mwebaze side would have leveled matters forcing a draw through Ashraf Mulindi and Sam Ssenyonjo but their efforts did not yield.
The result mean SC Villa registered the 13th win of the season after 20 games.
They move to 40 points at the top of the table opening a four points gap off KCCA FC who are 2nd with 36 points with three games at hand.
KCCA FC visit Blacks Power Fc at Akibua memorial stadium in Lira on Wednesday 5th of April.
For Bright Stars Fc, they have lost three straight games and seven in the season after 19 games.
They remain with 24 points, 10th on the table.
Next assignment, Bright Stars Fc return home hosting Gaddafi Fc on 7th April as SC Villa travel to Wakiso Giants Fc the next day.
Else where, UPDF FC came from down to thump Arua Hills SC 3-1 at Bombo military ground. Brian Ssenyondo coached side move 12th with 21 points from 20 games.
Onduparaka Fc needed Rogers Okumu brace to stun BUL FC 2-0 in Arua. The caterpillars remain bottom of the log with 13 points.
The Jinja derby between Gaddafi Fc and Busoga United ended goalless at Kakindu stadium.