Onduparaka FC host Bright Stars at the Green Light Stadium in Arua as the StarTimes Uganda Premier League continues.
The caterpillars won their recent encounter away to Kirinya Jinja SS (3-0) while Bright Stars lost against KCCA (2-0) at Lugogo.
Both Onduparaka and Bright Stars have each lost one game this season.
What the coaches said,
Asaph Mwebaze (Onduparaka FC)
“We won our last encounter away in Jinja, so this time we are playing at home and it’s a must for us to win this game”
“My players are confident and we have trained well to see that we win this match”
Fred Kajoba(Bright Stars)
“My players are ready to get the three points, so we have to win this game.”
“My focus is not on the absent players, the ones available have to do this job so that we head back to Kampala with a win.”
Bright stars are without former Onduparaka player Mahad Kisekka and Brian Enzema who are suffering injuries.
Captain Rashid Toha will feature for his side after missing the encounter between Kirinya Jinja SS.
Fred Kajoba will have Nelson Senkatuka who has so far scored three goals for the club, while Onduparaka will look up to on form Viane Sekajugo for their home win.
When both clubs faced off last season, Onduparaka won 2-0 at the same venue but Bright Stars has had a better record of 2 wins in the last four encounters between the two.
Onduparaka is currently 3rd with 9 points off four matches while Bright Stars is 6th on 7 points.
Other Match Day 5 Games:
SC Villa FC Vs URA FC – Mandela National Stadium-Namboole (4:00 pm) live on Sanyuka TV
Maroons FC Vs BUL FC – Luzira prisons Grounds (4:30pm)
Nyamityobora FC Vs Police FC – Muteesa II Stadium-Wankulukuku (4:30pm)
Ndejje University FC FC Vs Paidha Black Angels SC – Arena of Visions-Ndejje University, Bombo (4:30pm)
Kirinya Jinja SSS FC Vs Vipers SC – The Mighty Arena-Jinja SSS (4:30pm)