FUFA Drum 2019
Saturday, 15-06-2019 @4pm
-Kampala Province Vs Busoga Province – StarTimes Stadium Kampala
-Rwenzori Province Vs Tooro Province – Nyakasanga Ground Kasese
-Sebei Province Vs Lango Province – Kiproitich Stadium Kapchorwa
The 2019 FUFA Drum returns with three games on Saturday, 15th June, with three games to be played at different stadiums.
The pick of Saturday’s clashes sees Kampala host Busoga at the StarTimes Stadium in Lugogo.
Kampala is desperate for points after losing all of their first three games. Wasswa Bbosa’s side lost 1-0 to Rwenzori, lost 2-1 to Busoga and 2-0 to Tooro.
Defeat against Busoga and Saturday will mean elimination for Kampala.
For Busoga, they have also had a slow start to the competition.
Currently in 2nd position in Group, Charles Ayieko’s side have won only one and drawn the other two games so far.
With their only victory coming against Saturday’s opposition, Busoga will surely be confident of sealing their second victory of the tournament.
In the other Group A game, Rwenzori province and Tooro Province clash in an encounter that is surrounded by the traditional rivalry between the Tooro tribe and the Bamba and Bakonjo tribes from Rwenzori province.
The battle of who is the soccer giant of the region is on the mouth peak of every football fan.
The match will be hosted at Nyakasanga Ground in Kasese on Saturday.
Both provinces shared spoil in the first round game by 1-1 at St. Paul Seminary Ground in Fort Portal.
Going into the game, Tooro tops the group with 5 points from three games.
Rwenzori is third with the same number of points but with an inferior goal difference as comapred to Tooro and second placed Busoga.
The third fixture on Saturday features Sebei at home to Lango at the Kiproitich Stadium in Kapchorwa.
Sebei are desperate for points as a defeat will eliminate them from the competition.
After the first three games, John Cherotich’s side is yet to register a single point. They have already lost 1-2 to Buganda, 2-3 to Ankole and 1-6 to Lango.
For Lango, they are top of Group B with six points, level with both Buganda and Ankole but with a superior goal difference.
Referee appointments for Saturday’s games
Kampala vs Busoga – Nasser Muhammed is the center referee. Lusambya Solomon and Kimbugwe Robert are the 1st and 2ndassistants respectively.
Sebei vs Lango – Ochom Joseph will handle the match as the center referee. Omunyira Mathias and Oriada Hakim are the assistants.
Rwenzori vs Tooro – Kalibbala John Bosco is the center referee while Kazoora Emmy and Noor Hassan are his assistants.
Sunday fixtures (4pm)
-Ankole Province Vs Buganda Province – Kakyeka Stadium Mbarara
-Karamoja Province Vs Bunyoro Province – Abim Play Ground Abim
-Kigezi Province Vs Tooro Province – Municipal Stadium Kabale
-Bugisu Province Vs Bukedi Province – Mbale SS Play Ground Mbale
-Acholi Province Vs West Nile Province – Pece Stadium Gulu